1. 7 plead guilty in $931M telemedicine fraud scheme Full story
2. 10 states with the most, fewest COVID-19 restrictions Full story
3. 7 things to know about Biden's cybersecurity team Full story
4. Click here to learn how Alcon achieved better sales and increased revenue by using configure, price and quote software.
5. MultiPlan to acquire Discovery Health Partners for $155M Full story
6. Some large hospitals aren't complying with new price transparency rules Full story
7. iPhone 12 magnet can interfere with heart implants, physicians say Full story
8. Health innovation insider: 7 rapid-fire Qs with Providence Chief Digital Strategy and Business Development Officer Sara Vaezy Full story
9. The bridge between the consumer experience clinical care — How Saint Joseph Mercy Health System is engaging patients and detecting cancer early. Click here to attend the virtual event.
10. 7 recent big tech partnerships in healthcare: Apple, Amazon, Google & more Full story
11. St. Louis hospital gets new owner, name Full story
12. US aims to vaccinate 1.5 million daily; Brazil variant found in Minnesota — 5 COVID-19 updates Full story
13. How are leading health systems keeping the ball rolling on telehealth expansion? For real-world insights from IU Health and Baystate Health, download this whitepaper.
14. Philadelphia ends vaccine registration partnership over possible sales of patient data Full story
15. Daily COVID-19 stats, state-by-state:
Becker's Learning Opportunities
1. Outsourcing can be an innovative way to stay competitive in today’s hospital market. Click here to learn how one health system achieved this via a strategic revenue cycle partnership.
2. The 5 phases of a third-party data breach + prevention strategies for hospitals. Click here to read more.
3. One in five nurses leave their first job within a year. Download this whitepaper to learn how to build residency programs that accelerate new nurse readiness.