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WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (August 25-31, 2014)

Monday, September 1st, 2014


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WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (August 11-17, 2014)

Monday, August 18th, 2014


Private Money Pays Off For Medicine; Public funding of health research is important, but passionate philanthropy is playing a crucial role.” By Eric S. Lander and Louis V. Gerstner Jr. Opinion. Wall Street Journal. August 11, 2014.

Nonprofit in brain-injury fight offers certification at a high price; Will test sensors that monitor blows to head.” By Bob Hohler. Boston Globe. August 11, 2014.

Phil and Penny Knight give $25 million to Providence Health & Services for heart care.” By Lynne Terry. Oregonian. August 13, 2014.

Hospital executives received hefty raises; Cost-cutting measures have little impact on pay.” By Priyanka Dayal McCluskey. Boston Globe. August 16, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (August 4-10. 2014)

Monday, August 11th, 2014


Hospital Mergers in the New York area Bring Cost FearsHospital Mergers Bring Cost Fears; Concerns Arise About Cost and Changes in Care.” By Josh Dawsey. Wall Street Journal. August 5, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (July 21-27, 2014)

Monday, July 28th, 2014


NY Foundling finds space in Long Island City; The 145-year-old nonprofit will lease space in a Queens building where the city’s Department of Human Resources, many of whose clients also use the Foundling, is the main tenant.” By Daniel Geiger. Crain’s New York Business. July 21, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (July 14-20, 2014)

Monday, July 21st, 2014


At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Its Ex-C.E.O. Finds Lucrative Work.” By Anemona Hartocollis. New York Times. July 16, 2014.

Nonprofit finds revenue stream in its lobby; The New York Foundling Hospital is leasing out a 745-square-foot space in the lobby of its headquarters to a cafĂ© at a below-market rate in return for getting a percentage of its sales revenue.” By Theresa Agovino Crain’s New York Business. July 16, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (July 7-13, 2014)

Monday, July 14th, 2014


Anthem Blue Cross accused of ‘fraudulent’ enrollment practices.” By Julie Appleby. San Jose Mercury-News. July 9, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 30-July 6, 2014)

Monday, July 7th, 2014


A Place to Care for Children; MJHS to Open Hospice for Younger Patients and Their Families.” By Laura Kusisto. Wall Street Journal. June 30, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 16-22, 2014)

Monday, June 23rd, 2014


Familiar Face Emerges in LICH Saga; Developer Advances in What Became Long Fight Over Hospital Property.” By Laura Kusisto. Wall Street Journal. June 17, 2014

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 9-15, 2014)

Monday, June 16th, 2014


Shifts in Charity Health Care.” Editorial. New York Times. June 9, 2014.

Politics and Policy: Mixed Bag for Health Co-Ops; Many of the Nonprofit Insurers Falling Short of Goals.” By Louise Radnofsky. Wall Street Journal. June 12, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 2-8, 2014)

Monday, June 9th, 2014


Opponents of health-care law turn to faith-based nonprofits to cover medical expenses.” By Sandhya Somashekhar. Washington Post. June 6, 2014.