December 26, 2019

1. Allegheny Health abruptly closes cancer center months before UPMC deal Full story
2. Chicago psych hospital loses Medicare funding Full story

3. Despite fraud busts, many defective EHRs still on the market: 'They're almost too big to fail'  Full story

4. Infection control case study: How BayCare Health System is taking on HAIs. Click here to read the white paper. 

5. Join 180+ hospital and health system leader speakers + keynotes Magic Johnson, Howard Dean, Rick Santorum and Ellen Latham for Becker's Health IT + Clinical Leadership + Pharmacy conference, May 19-21, 2020. Register here ! For exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, email Jessica Cole at

6.  Idaho reports first flu deaths Full story
7. 6 hospitals in the spotlight for medical errors in 2019 — and how they're fixing them Full story

8.  Price transparency and the future of care delivery — How 4 executives are navigating healthcare's consumerism wave. Click here to read the ebook.

9. 10 cities with the largest physician pay growth Full story

10. The 3 superbugs most associated with HAIs Full story

11. How this Arkansas health system is reimaging the physician-hospital relationship. Click here to hear from the system's CEO during this live discussion.

12. 100 hospitals and health systems with great orthopedic programs Full story