1. Daily COVID-19 stats, state-by-state:
2. New variant in NYC; CDC backs vaccine finder website — 7 COVID-19 updates Full story
3. Chicago hospital faces $13K penalty after OSHA cites 'serious' respirator mask violations Full story
4. Join leaders from Intermountain, Cedars-Sinai and more to discuss employee wellness, high drug costs and other key topics at the Becker's Clinical Leadership + Pharmacy Virtual Event. Register here
5. North Carolina hospital loses majority of physicians after contract negotiations Full story
6. One Medical accused of letting ineligible people get COVID-19 vaccine Full story
7. What's the value of adopting clinical pathways? Click here to find out how Advocate Aurora tracks and manages results.
8. 'Building authentic partnerships' + other strategies to lead mass vaccination events: 3 health systems weigh in Full story
9. Pandemic 'silver lining'? No flu, RSV admissions reported by Utah children's hospital Full story
10. 5 New York healthcare system CEOs release joint statement clarifying COVID-19 discharges to nursing homes Full story
11. Up to 70% of venous thromboembolisms can be avoided. Learn how to empower your nurses as VTE prevention champions during this upcoming webinar.
12. Walgreens to sell at-home saliva COVID-19 test Full story
13. 'Long COVID' symptoms could linger for up to 9 months, study suggests Full story
14. NYU Langone creates Center for Psychedelic Medicine Full story
Becker's Learning Opportunities
1. The COVID-19 vaccine is here and patients have questions. Click here to ensure a smooth rollout with communication templates from this E-Book.
2. How ready is your hospital to comply with CMS’s new interoperability and patient access rule? Click here to learn how to efficiently implement the necessary changes.
3. Carilion Clinic doubled a registration goal of 15,000 patients for its payment tool. Here's how