In this week’s healthcare market update, we kick off with news from RSNA 2021. Touted as the Radiological Society’s largest educational event of the year, researchers, physicians, and manufacturers meet to share new ideas and technologies. A quick review of event talking points shows AI is more popular than ever. Next, we have two articles that examine challenges facing hospitals. The first points to troubling and exorbitant imaging price discrepancies across facilities. In light of new price transparency rules, hospitals must now account for these disparities. Next, is an article that examines how ransomware attacks have negatively impacted patient care and even increased mortality rates. We conclude with a broader healthcare update focused on a new vaccine. After 20 years of research, the first human clinical trial of a nasal vaccine to slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease is set to begin. To learn more, please visit the links below for the original content.