December 9, 2019

1. Dallas children's hospital relocates 28 patients after mold discovery Full story
 
2. Flu activity high in 12 states, CDC reports Full story

3. UPMC to close hospital in 2020 Full story

4. Registration for Becker's 3rd Annual Health IT + Clinical Leadership + Pharmacy Conference is open! With a hospital or health system? Interested in receiving a complimentary registration to attend the conference? Apply to be a Reviewer here .

5. Lawsuit over 3-year-old patient's death says UNC Children's failed to disclose heart surgery issues Full story

6. Measles makes a comeback — number of 2018 deaths 55% higher than 2016 Full story
 
7. Sepsis report: How Hendrick Medical Center, University of Virginia Medical Center & others are making strides in the fight against sepsis. Click here to read the white paper.

8. 40 clinicians catch scabies at Florida hospital Full story

9. Panic buttons and security dogs: How California hospitals combat workplace violence  Full story

10. Ochsner saw 1,385% more flu cases this November than last Full story

11. At least 122 hospital and health system C-suite executives were on the move in Q3 2019. Click here to catch up on 2019's executive moves.

12. 7 die from flesh-eating bacteria linked to heroin in San Diego Full story