Mar 29 • 33M

Ep. 44 - California Dreaming

A close look at the healthcare issues in the Golden State

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Matthew Handley
Ron Howrigon
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This week on the FLATLINING Podcast, Ron and Matthew discuss several healthcare news items from California, including Governor Gavin Newsom’s decision to sever the state’s ties with Walgreens (WBA 0.00), California branded generic insulin, the court cases surrounding the COVID-19 misinformation law, and Sutter Health’s full residency program.


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Articles mentioned in this program:

California to end Walgreens contract after abortion dispute - The Associated Press

California picks generic drug company Civica to produce low-cost insulin - The Daily Democrat

California's COVID misinformation law is entangled in lawsuits, conflicting rulings - Desert Sun

Sutter Health Welcomes Record Number of Residents for Upcoming Year - Global Newswire

Sutter fills 100% of residency openings in record match year - Becker’s Hospital Review