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2. Rare cases of heart inflammation in young vaccine recipients prompts emergency CDC meeting Full story
3. US COVID-19 cases, deaths at new lows; world passes 2020 death count 6 months into 2021 — 7 updates Full story
4. Capacity constraints are rampant at infusion centers. Hartford Healthcare applied machine learning to solve that. Experts discuss how during this discussion.
5. Physician wealth & debt: 5 Medscape report takeaways Full story
6. OSHA issues new COVID-19 safety rules for healthcare workers Full story
7. Lessons from the front line: How single-use ECG leads may reduce infection risk. Hear from a progressive care nurse during this virtual session.
8. One Brooklyn hospital in New York stops admissions Full story
9. Dr. Fauci gets 2K emails per day — here's how he reads almost all of them Full story
10. 9 health systems mandating vaccinations for healthcare workers Full story
11. Hear how one of the largest payers in North America transformed its telehealth strategy during this webinar.
12. Scrubs worthy of a runway? How medical apparel is getting a makeover Full story
13. Rural hospitals may get paid to become standalone ERs Full story
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