1. Moody's: Outlook negative for nonprofit hospitals Full story
2. 19 recent hospital, health system exec moves Full story
3. UPMC to acquire third hospital in Ireland Full story
4. Convenience wins: How Monument Health is working to redefine the patient journey. Click here watch the On-Demand session.
5. Former owner of healthcare staffing firm charged with wage-fixing Full story
6. CHS wants to refinance up to $2B in debt Full story
7. California workers at 3 HCA hospitals OK potential strike Full story
8. Hospitals prepare to vaccinate workers: 6 things to know Full story
9. 3 Must Reads:
- Telehealth in rural America: Click here to download a 4-step guide to success.
- Why universal patient decolonization is key in the age of COVID-19. Click here to download the whitepaper.
- 5 pillars for HAI prevention — what hospital leaders should know about the power of clean. Click here to find fact sheets and best practices.
10. AHA: 28 recommended actions for Biden in first 100 days Full story
11. 8 latest healthcare industry lawsuits, settlements Full story
12. Where are the 16 Leapfrog 'F' hospitals? Full story
13. 4 steps to increase patient volumes and facilitate revenue recovery in 2021. Click here to download the guidebook.
14. Where are the 29 Leapfrog straight-'A' hospitals? Full story
15. Daily COVID-19 stats, state-by-state:
Becker's Learning Opportunities
1. 1/3 of primary care physicians aren't notified when their patient is hospitalized. Click here to learn how to drive down readmissions through better communication.
2. 11 must-reads for hospital leaders looking to get the most out of their IT investments in 2021. Click here to read more.
3. The future of 340B in rural America — What hospital leaders and providers need to know to protect the health of their communities. Click here to read the report.