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About Darwin Research Group

We are a business strategy and market analytics firm that specializes in healthcare delivery systems. Through consulting services, custom research, and syndicated reports, we empower our clients to engage with an evolving healthcare environment and execute initiatives to move their ventures forward.

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    Sectors We Track

    Hospitals and Integrated Health Systems • Accountable Care Organizations • Payers and PBMs • Behavioral Health Care • Home Health Care • Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology • Medical Devices and MedTech • Institutional and Specialty Pharmacy • Medicare, Medicaid and Health Policy

    News & Analysis

    2018 ACO executive survey preliminary results

    In early April, we launched our fourth annual ACO executive survey by email to our database of ACO contacts, which includes ACO executives and board members. We thought many of our readers would like to learn about some of the early highlights.   Our Take: Before we reveal a few...

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    Obamacare enrollment: It’s not as bad as you think

    Last week the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) provided enrollment statistics for Healthcare.gov and the state-run exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Our Take: If you’ve been reading Our Take and its precursor, Business & Health, you might be inclined to believe that the ACA is...

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    California sues Sutter Health, alleging price gouging

    The state of California has filed an antitrust suit against Sutter Health, alleging anticompetitive behavior. Among other complaints, the suit alleges that the Sacramento-based health system imposes gag clauses on prices and in some cases charges “punitively high” amounts for out-of-network services.   Our Take: On Monday, UC Berkeley released...

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