Priyanka Dayal McCluskey

Priyanka Dayal McCluskey covers the health care industry for the Boston Globe. Her coverage includes health business and policy. She previously reported on business, politics, and general news for the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. She also covered health and medicine for the Boston Herald before joining the Globe in 2014. She grew up in Central Massachusetts and is a graduate of Boston University.

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Partners HealthCare, R.I. hospital system finalize merger deal

By , Globe Staff

The health systems said they have signed a “definitive agreement” for Partners to acquire Care New England.

If regulators OK the deal, the state’s new health care giant will be called Beth Israel Lahey Health

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Officials say coming up with the new name required months of discussions and market research.

Five things you should know about Christina Severin

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Severin runs a Boston-based company that’s embarking on an experiment in Mass. health care.

What consumers need to know about the state’s new health care website

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The long-planned website is scheduled to go live Wednesday. It contains information about health care costs and quality, and includes guides to help patients ask the right questions about their care.