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4. The cyberthreat landscape: Steps and best practices for better data safety. Click here to download the guide.
5. HHS begins daily COVID-19 snapshot reports with new data Full story
6. Officials shut down fake Moderna, Regeneron websites that allegedly stole users' info for cyberattacks Full story
7. The Solarwinds breach — What do CIOs need to do now? Full story
8. CDC group recommends next priorities for COVID-19 vaccine: Ages 75+, front-line essential workers Full story
9. How strong is your organization’s digital front door? Click here to learn how to create an omni-channel experience that increases efficiency and patient satisfaction.
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11. HHS updates HIPAA guidance for health information exchanges sharing PHI: 4 details Full story
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14. 3 Must Reads
- A paper-based informed consent process can put your system at legal and financial risk. Click here to learn how one health system made it mobile.
- How Spectrum Health, Duke University Health System and others are taking a more comprehensive approach to workforce management. Click here to read more.
- Does your laboratory have the right IT tools to weather the COVID-19 storm? Download this whitepaper to understand which tools will help you face challenges most efficiently.
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Becker's Learning Opportunities
1. A paper-based informed consent process can put your system at legal and financial risk. Click here to learn how one health system made it mobile.
2. 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.
3. What a decade of claims data says about the state of patient safety. Click here to read the full report.