1. Daily COVID-19 stats, state-by-state:
2. Hospitalizations rise in 39 states; Pelosi sets Oct. 20 deadline for relief bill — 6 COVID-19 updates Full story
3. Hospitals return $2.3B in federal COVID-19 aid Full story
4. Hear from industry experts on the significance of transparency, automation, revenue recovery and personalization during the patient financial journey. Download the executive report.
5. CVS to hire 15,000 employees for flu season Full story
6. 4 California health systems refused or delayed COVID-19 transfers due to patients' insurance status: WSJ Full story
7. Join us for Becker's first ever Community Hospitals Virtual Forum - click here to view on-demand!
8. UVA Health seizing patients' home equity to cover old hospital bills Full story
9. Trinity Health delays Epic EHR install by a year: 4 details Full story
10. COVID-19 test positivity jumps in 4 regions, CDC says Full story
11. Diversity as a driver of excellence — how variation in strategy, ideas and personnel can bolster hospital resilience
12. New Hampshire health system files for bankruptcy Full story
13. New Amazon job openings hint at telehealth expansion: 3 notes Full story
14. Patients want easy access to scheduling dental appointments and paying their bills. Click here to learn how self-service can boost efficiency and revenue.
15. Where hospital employees have tested positive for COVID-19: October Full story
16. Cook County Health to add 466 positions for contact tracing, social distancing Full story
17. Wisconsin halts COVID-19 reporting to upgrade computer system Full story
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