January 28, 2020

1. Coronavirus death count passes 100 with nearly 5k cases reported Full story
2. How a housekeeper became chief nursing officer at St. Mary's in Missouri Full story

3.  An AI algorithm detected the coronavirus outbreak a week before the CDC  Full story

4.  4 ways patient safety is at risk in your hospital — Here's how technology can help. Click here to read the eGuide.

5. Thrilled to welcome the following terrific health system CEOs to the Becker's Hospital Review 11th Annual Meeting:

  • Lloyd Dean, CommonSpirit Health
  • Nancy Howell Agee, Carilion Clinic
  • Sister Mary Haddad, Catholic Health Association of the United States
  • Rod Hochman, MD, Providence St. Joseph Health
  • Wright Lassiter III, Henry Ford Health System
  • Warner L. Thomas, Ochsner Health System
  • Stephen Klasko, MD, Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health
  • Michael A. Slubowski, Trinity Health
  • Melinda L. Estes, MD, Saint Luke’s Health System

Register here. For exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, email Jessica Cole at jcole@beckershealthcare.com. 

6. Gojo gets warning for saying Purell protects against MRSA, flu  Full story
7. Beaumont Health fires employee for leaking 1.2K patient records Full story

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

9.  Study identifies solution for physicians' unprofessional behavior  Full story

10. Texas VA hospital lacked gynecologist for 2 years, report finds Full story

11.  Better outcomes — The ROI community hospitals need. Click here to learn how rural hospitals can invest in innovation and move the needle on population health.

12. 5 hospitals hiring patient experience leaders Full story