1. Kaiser defrauded Medicare of $1B, Justice Department alleges Full story
2. Cigna, CHI St. Luke's stare down contract deadline amid impasse Full story
3. 10 ZIP codes with the highest uninsured rates Full story
4. Patient growth is in your pocket: Learn to unlock engagement with text messages here.
5. TransUnion to divest RCM unit in $1.74B deal Full story
6. $26.8B of COVID-19 relief fund remains unused, nonprofit says Full story
7. LifePoint, Kindred to create new company with 79 hospitals: 8 things to know Full story
8. Viewpoint: How Maryland's price controls can benefit hospitals in economic distress Full story
9. Don't hit snooze on your revenue cycle clock. See how hospitals are streamlining workflows to save time and money here.
10. Novant Health must pay $10M to former exec in discrimination case Full story
11. 13 hospitals that faced COVID-19 outbreaks this year Full story
12. Health insurance premiums have grown at double the rate of hospital prices, AHA says Full story
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Becker's Learning Opportunities
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3. COVID-19 shifted how patients access care. Ensure your hybrid care model strikes the right balance with this guide.