1. 15 healthcare organizations suspending COVID-19 vaccination mandates Full story
2. House passes bill to avert looming Medicare cuts Full story
3. America's healthiest, unhealthiest states for 2021 Full story
4. Becker's revenue cycle transformation survey: Where are you now and where are you going? Click here to participate.
5. Jury awards TeamHealth $60M in punitive damages from UnitedHealth Full story
6. 23 top rural hospitals, ranked by Leapfrog Full story
7. New Jersey hospital to invest $600M in campus revamp Full story
8. HCA acquires Texas rehab hospital Full story
9. Geisinger boosted patient payment collections by 80%. Here's how.
10. 6 states account for 60% of US COVID-19 hospitalizations Full story
11. Cigna in on $750M Bright Health Group investment; collaboration likely Full story
12. Atlanta medical school to gift each student $6,300 Full story
13. AI-driven automation can save a hospital millions — these 6 must-reads explain which tools to adopt.
14. Pfizer says its booster provides strong protection against omicron Full story
15. Hospital rebrands: 7 recent name changes Full story
Becker's Learning Opportunities
1. Delaying a move to the cloud leaves healthcare content at risk. Here's how to make the seamless transition and secure information.
2. Variation in care is tied to increased costs + adverse events. Better clinical decision-making starts with these 4 steps.
3. Demand for heart care is rising as a cardiologist shortage looms. Here's how health systems are adapting to the specialty's top challenges.