December 23, 2019

1. Wisconsin health systems call off merger Full story
 
2. 3.7M flu cases so far this season, CDC says, more expected Full story

3. Orthopedists drive fastest, but internists more likely to be ticketed, study shows Full story

4. How to reduce unwarranted care variation related to drug administration — Read the whitepaper

5. 10 highest-paying medical specialties Full story

6. C. auris cases spike by 100 in two months Full story
 
7. Infection control case study: How BayCare Health System is taking on HAIs. Click here to read the white paper. 

8.  New evidence supports link between vaping illness and vitamin E acetate Full story

9. Nurses on verge of 'largest healthcare strike in recent history' in Washington state, union says Full story

10. 8 clinical leaders share tips for improving the patient experience Full story

11. Sentara Healthcare reduced patient falls and generated nearly $900k in savings. Click here to find out how. 

12. 6 hospitals seeking CMOs Full story