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Becker's Learning Opportunities
1. The shift to value continues — with hospital construction. See how your facility can take a value-based approach to renovations and more in this 4-page guide.
2. What's AI's next act in healthcare? Click here to learn how hospitals are already implementing the next phase.
3. COVID-19 altered the retirement timetable. Read the 2021 Retirement Survey Report to learn how health systems can respond.