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Hospitals, doctors and insurers feeling the market’s force

One big hospital, St. Luke’s, has come to dominate the health-care marketplace in Boise, Idaho, according to an article in The New York Times by Julie Creswell and Reed Abelson, and other cities and regions are experiencing similar consolidations. “A little over half of the 1,400 doctors in southwestern Idaho are employed by St. Luke’s […]