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  1. This CEO created an invitation-only fitness club for business professionals

    Strauss Zelnick, founder of private equity firm Zelnick Media Capital, created an exclusive fitness club called #TheProgram in 2015 for other professionals who share his intense dedication to exercise. But not just anyone can join — the group is invite only, according to Business Insider. By Tamara Rosin -
  2. McDonald's to move out of Kosair Children's Hospital

    Louisville, Ky.-based Kosair Children's Hospital will say goodbye to its McDonald's at the end of the year. The announcement of the decision coincides with an advertising campaign calling for the hospital to "Nix The Nuggets" is unveiled next week, according to the Courier-Journal. By Tamara Rosin -
  3. Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi to double number of physician following complaints of delays

    Cleveland Clinic plans to double the number of physicians staffing its Abu Dhabi hospital after some patients complained it took too long to get appointments, according to The National. By Tamara Rosin -

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  1. Domestic violence incident triggers daylong lockdown at New Mexico hospital

    Holy Cross Hospital in Taos, N.M., went on lockdown late Wednesday after a woman was battered by her boyfriend in the maternity ward with her newborn baby, according to the Albuquerque Journal. By Tamara Rosin -
  2. N.J. Hospital Association CEO to step down

    Betsy Ryan, president and CEO of the New Jersey Hospital Association, will step down from her role in July 2017.  By Mackenzie Bean -
  3. Opinion: Why physicians should give patients — not the computer — their undivided attention

    Technology is infiltrating not only the lives of patients, but also those of physicians, Caleb Gardner, MD, and John Levinson, MD, PhD, wrote in a recent Wall Street Journal article. By Erin Dietsche -
  4. Week in review: 10 biggest healthcare stories this week

    Stay in the know with Becker's Hospital Review's weekly roundup of the nation's biggest healthcare news. Here's what you need to know this week.  By Tamara Rosin -

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  1. 18 recent hospital outlook and credit rating actions

    The following hospital and health system rating and outlook changes and affirmations took place in the last week, starting with the most recent.  By Erin Dietsche -
  2. A closer look at who lacks access to medical oxygen

    While most patients and clinicians take the U.S.'s oxygen supply for granted, medical oxygen is considered a luxury outside of the developed world, according to David Barash, MD, CMO of GE Foundation — a philanthropic organization created by Fairfield, Conn.-based General Electric.  By Mackenzie Bean -
  3. NASCAR donates $1M to NYU Langone Medical Center

    Daytona Beach, Fla.-based The NASCAR Foundation plans to give $1 million to help hospitalized children at New York City-based NYU Langone Medical Center. By Erin Dietsche -
  4. Michael Kors and wife donate $750k to Memorial Hospital

    Fashion designer Michael Kors and wife, Lance LePere, donated $750,000 to Belleville, Ill.-based Memorial Hospital in memory of Ms. LePere's parents, who were involved with hospital, according to the Belleville News-Democrat.  By Alyssa Rege -

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  1. Mount Sinai VP talks cost, burden of RAC audit uptick

    Mount Sinai Health System in New York City spends more than $1 million annually to manage and defend itself against third party recovery audit contractors. By Brooke Murphy -
  2. SEIU asks New Jersey AG force sale of 5 Prime hospitals

    The Service Employees International Union has requested New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino force Prime Healthcare to sell five state hospitals in light of improper Medicare billing allegations. By Brooke Murphy -
  3. House Republicans warn against settling risk corridor payment suits

    House Republicans have threatened to sue the president's administration should it make moves to settle lawsuits with insurers over risk corridor payments, reports The Wall Street Journal. By Brooke Murphy -
  4. 6 latest FDA approvals

    Here are the six latest drugs or medical devices approved by the Food and Drug Administration.  By Mackenzie Bean -
  5. States sue drugmaker Indivior over alleged anticompetitive practices

    Thirty-five states and Washington, D.C., are accusing opioid drugmaker Indivior of trying to keep generic versions of Suboxone off the market, reports Reuters.  By Kelly Gooch -
  6. Senate agrees on Zika funding as part of spending bill

    The U.S. Senate has made progress on a stopgap spending bill that would prevent a partial government shutdown, reports The Wall Street Journal.  By Kelly Gooch -
  7. RCM replacement and assessment on the rise: 8 survey findings

    Many healthcare organizations are looking to replace their revenue cycle management systems, or are assessing a possible transition, according to a new survey from Black Book Market Research.  By Kelly Gooch -
  8. Zika continues to infiltrate US, 20 babies born with Zika-related birth defects

    Twenty babies in the U.S. have been born with Zika-related birth defects and 749 pregnant women have lab evidence of possible Zika infection as of Sept. 15, according to the CDC's most recent update. By Heather Punke -
  9. Maternal mortality up in US, down worldwide

    The maternal mortality rate has risen in the U.S., sharply contrasting with global trends, reports The New York Times.  By Kelly Gooch -

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