InnovationCalifornia Hospitals Face Surge With Proven Fixes And Some Hail Marys
Nothing has prepared California's hospitals for a crisis of the magnitude facing them today.
StrategyAnalysis: What We Need to Understand About Asymptomatic Carriers if We're Going to Beat Coronavirus
ProPublica's health reporter Caroline Chen explains what the conversation around asymptomatic coronavirus carriers is missing, and what we need to...
Covid-19Pence Asks Hospitals to Share Coronavirus Surveillance Data with Feds
The task force wants hospitals to report COVID-19 testing data and provide daily reports on bed capacity and supplies.
Clinical CareCoronavirus Patients Caught In Conflict Between Hospital And Nursing Homes
Hospitals need to clear out patients who no longer need acute care. Nursing homes don't want to take discharged patients...
StrategyWith COVID-19 Surge Expected, Appalachian Regional Furloughs 500 Staff
The temporary layoffs at the Lexington, Kentucky-based health system will affect 8% of its 6,000 employees, who were given the...
StrategyWhat We Know — and Don't Know — About Possible Coronavirus Treatments Promoted by Trump
There isn?t enough evidence that decades-old anti-malarial drugs work for the treatment or prevention of coronavirus, but here?s what we...
Clinical CareExpired Respirators. Reused Masks. Nurses in the Nation's Original Covid-19 Epicenter Offer Sobering Accounts of What Could Come.
Clinicians' struggles in coronavirus hotspots may well preview what medical providers in other states could face amid a national shortage...
Strategy34 States Granted Medicaid 1135 Waivers
CMS says the waivers will give states more flexibility to respond to the coronavirus pandemic.
InnovationPresident Trump Signs $2 Trillion Stimulus Package; Telehealth Gets Another Boost
Expansion of virtual care will play an essential role in fighting coronavirus, says ATA.
FinanceProMedica Offers Social Determinants of Health Services for Employees During COVID Crisis
"It's something tangible that we can do for our own employee population during COVID-19," says ProMedica's president of social determinants...
InnovationHospital Suppliers Take To The Skies To Combat Dire Shortages Of COVID-19 Gear
As the coronavirus sweeps the nation, a new survey reveals widespread medical shortages while hospitals give up on a fractured...
Clinical CareASCs Would Boost ICU Bed Supply by 21% During Coronavirus Crisis
Utilizing ambulatory surgery centers would also increase medical-surgical bed capacity by 8% nationwide.