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Adaptive Biotechnologies stock tumbles after first earnings report since IPO

Chad Robins, CEO of Adaptive Biotechnologies. Anjali Sundaram | CNBC Adaptive Biotechnologies shares fell by more than 10% in after-hours trading Tuesday after the biotech company posted a wider-than-expected loss in its first earnings report since going public. The company posted a loss of $ 1.23 a share, down from a loss of $ 1.01… Read More »

First Edition: July 16, 2019

Today’s early morning highlights from the major news organizations. Kaiser Health News: Medicare Advantage Overbills Taxpayers By Billions A Year As Feds Struggle To Stop It Health insurers that treat millions of seniors have overcharged Medicare by nearly $ 30 billion the past three years alone, but federal officials say they are moving ahead with… Read More »

Jay Inslee signs bill making Washington first state to add ‘public option’ to Obamacare

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee approved the first health insurance “public option” in the U.S. on Monday. Inslee can now boast that he is the only Democratic presidential candidate to enact such a measure. The provision, dubbed “Cascade Care,” is meant to introduce more competition into the Obamacare marketplaces, particularly in counties where only one… Read More »