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4. Specialty drug costs are rapidly rising. Learn how to create a customized specialty pharmacy plan for your hospital during this live virtual event.
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7. There's a better way to treat rare bleeding disorders. Click here to join the discussion.
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1. There are new guidelines to prevent pressure injuries at U.S. hospitals. Click here for key findings on studies outlining new technology's role
2. Physician well-being is a top priority. Click here for 6 strategies to reduce burnout from Scripps and Monarch Health.
3. 7 simple strategies to boost nurse satisfaction + optimize staffing. Download the whitepaper here.