1. Oracle nears deal to buy Cerner for $30B Full story
2. 3 latest hospital bankruptcies Full story
3. Intermountain, SCL Health ink definitive agreement to merge Full story
4. More hospitals are eyeing a switch from reprocessing to single-use endoscopes. Here's why.
5. HHS releases $9B in COVID-19 aid — here's how much providers in each state are getting Full story
6. California physician found guilty in $355M billing fraud scheme Full story
7. 10 states COVID-19 may hit the hardest by Christmas: Mayo Clinic forecasts Full story
8. UPMC launches in-house travel staffing agency to address nursing shortage Full story
9. Hefty fines for not complying with price transparency are on the way. Here's how hospitals can avoid them.
10. States where COVID-19 hospitalizations cost the most, least Full story
11. Cedars-Sinai receives $100M gift for children's health Full story
12. 8 recent hospital lawsuits, settlements Full story
13. 10 M&A best practices — Insights from Bon Secours Mercy Health and Summit Health.
14. Could facility fees for telehealth appointments return? Full story
15. 46 top hospitals, ranked by Leapfrog Full story
Becker's Learning Opportunities
1. Hefty fines for not complying with price transparency are on the way. Here's how hospitals can avoid them.
2. Health systems can't be consumer-friendly without complete data — learn more here.
3. Telehealth moves beyond video visits for quick scripts. Learn why patient engagement apps lead to better outcomes + lower costs.