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Subject: CMS to punish 2.5k hospitals for 30-day readmissions | Press Ganey to measure nursing assault with new quality indicator | Neb. hospital testing patients for HIV, hepatitis due to unsterile instrument | 4 ways the healthcare industry can help end the opioid epidemic
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August 7, 2017
1. CMS to punish more than 2.5k hospitals for 30-day readmissions: 7 things to know Full story

2. Press Ganey releases 1st quality indicator to measure assaults on nurses

3. Police: Man stayed in Phoenix hospital's basement, stole $36k worth of equipment Full story

4. Top trends and challenges in Type 2 diabetes population management: Study highlights relationship between glycemic control and medication adherence Download the paper 

5. Majority of Americans have high praise for their providers, survey finds

6. Improperly sterilized podiatry instrument potentially exposes Winnebago Hospital patients to HIV, hepatitis Full story 
7. How to protect patient's data from unauthorized disclosure, theft of records and ransomware 

8. Bacteria goes viral: Woman's Facebook post claims exposure to flesh-eating bacteria at Myrtle Beach Full story

9. 4 ways the healthcare industry can help end the opioid epidemic Full story

10. 6 California urgent care centers file for bankruptcy
11. Your patient provided their cell number - does that mean you can call or text to collect? Everything you need to know in one great webinar  

12. 8 New Hampshire hospitals with top nurse-patient communication scores

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