The latest edition of FYI Weekly includes a recap of work Virginia hospitals and VHHA are doing to respond to the unfolding COVID-19 pandemic; a letter sent by VHHA Board Chairman Dr. Mike McDermott to Virginia Governor Ralph Northam requesting the establishment of a program to use a portion of CARES Act funding the Commonwealth received to provide financial relief to hospitals and health systems and links to a video and infographic supporting that relief; a statewide digital ad campaign VHHA is running to inform the public that hospitals have resumed scheduling previously postponed surgical procedures; information about the new CMS inpatient prospective payment system and long-term care hospital proposed rule; an upcoming webinar on gun violence prevention; a new episode of VHHA’s Patients Come First podcast featuring VCU Professor Laura McClelland; and much more.

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