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1. 'Ticking time bomb' could invalidate thousands of health regulations, lawsuit says Full story
2. OU Medicine inks merger to form academic health system Full story
3. 4 recent health system credit rating downgrades Full story
4. There's a good chance you're complicating patient engagement. Hear what 5 practices did to reduce no-shows, accelerate payments and save costs in this webinar.
5. Texas pharma CEO charged in $134M scheme Full story
6. 29 best-managed healthcare companies Full story
7. 5 health systems opening hospitals Full story
8. Alaska opens vaccines to all residents 16+; New York lowers age to 60 — 5 state updates Full story
9. Patient safety playbook: New approaches for proactive protection. Click here to read more.
10. Cone Health closes COVID-19 hospital Full story
11. Surgeon defends Zoom hearing from OR, says patient safety was not jeopardized Full story
12. New York hospital to cut 60 jobs Full story
13. Financial updates from Cleveland Clinic, CommonSpirit + 7 other systems Full story
14. Our biggest event of the year is still on. Join healthcare's leading executives during Becker's 11th Annual Meeting. Register for the virtual event here.
15. CMS revises timeline for Medicare Shared Savings Program Full story
16. Daily COVID-19 stats, state-by-state:
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