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Groundhog Day

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In case you hadn’t noticed the coincidence, Groundhog Day and the conclusion of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s Innovation Challenge grant program are both coming very soon. While it might not be readily apparent, I think this is a sign.

For those of you who don’t favor light comedy, Groundhog Day is not only the day that Punxatawny Phil (or a similar groundhog) predicts the change of the seasons, but also the title of a Bill Murray/Andie MacDowell movie in which a misanthropic weather man is doomed to relive that very same day over and over again until he learns to get it (and life) right.

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