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COVID-19 UPDATES

Weekly data updates and PPE dashboard

COVID-19 Isolation Banner in Epic, get tipsheet 
Review more information about COVID status 


TOP READS

Kaiser Permanente contract update
Negotiations paused

21st Century Cures Act update
Review documentation, results and proxy access info.

More hospital visitors allowed, based on roles
Faith leaders, labor support people excluded from count

MPRC seeking nominations for Peer Review Committee
Current members and chair willing to continue

 

PRACTICAL MATTERS
NFHL: Remaining tailgate clinics
Get your flu vaccine by Nov. 13

Epic 20.5 training and go live timeline
Update increases daily workflow efficiencies

Information security update to outdated servers
Security risk identified; fix set for Oct. 13 to 22

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Common Ground editorial board
Leon Burrows, MD, medical staff president
Katherine Keene, chair, compact implementation committee
Ralph Yates, DO, chief medical officer
Kyla Postrel, internal communications lead

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