November 8, 2019

1. Where are the 36 'straight-A' Leapfrog hospitals?   Full story
2. 39 vaping deaths reported as outbreak slows: 5 updates

3. Montana children's hospital had several escape attempts before teen's death Full story

4. Perspectives in Pain Management for Pharmacists: Implementing a Non-NSAID, Non-Opioid Approach. Click here to view the webinar.

5. New HIV strain identified, first in 19 years

6. US lags behind other countries in care quality: 8 report findings Full story
7.   Infection prevention case study: How Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton brought down HAIs. Click here to attend the webinar. 

8. Flooding causes unsanitary conditions at Washington psych hospital, staff members say Full story

9. Why AI is being used more in clinical workflows, quality reports Full story

10. Cleveland Clinic develops tool to determine patients' risk of developing complications Full story

11. How this California hospital reduced visits for ED "frequent flyers." Click here to attend the webinar.  

12. 19 hospital bankruptcies, state by state  Full story