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Subject: CMS postpones Oct. hospital star ratings update | 20 hospitals hiring nurses | Feds charge former Tenet execs in $400M fraud case | Survey: 1 in 5 Americans say they've experienced a medical error
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September 29, 2017
1. CMS postpones October hospital star ratings update: 5 things to know

2. 20 hospitals hiring nurses

3. Feds charge former Tenet executives in $400M fraud case   Full story

4. Straight from the source: Incorporating patient-generated health data into clinical workflows Learn more 

5. Survey: 1 in 5 Americans say they've experienced a medical error Full story

6. National Quality Forum's new roadmap aims to minimize healthcare disparities Full story

7. Safe patient handling: How to limit clinician injury and cut costs in the OR Full story 

8. Study: 7-day opioid prescriptions inadequate for certain surgical procedures Full story

9. Can boosting patient hand hygiene impact C. diff infection rates? Full story

10. Dr. Atul Gawande: 'Even people bankrupted by their healthcare costs said it wasn't a right' Full story

11. Make the most out of patient throughput - don't let costly setbacks rule the day. Learn more about the key steps to immediately improve patient throughput

12. Federal lawsuit: Texas medical practice owners tried to make staff 'more godly'  

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