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Healthcare Headlines We're Reading on March 20

News  |  By HealthLeaders Media Staff  
   March 20, 2020

Senator Richard Burr dumped up to $1.7 million of stock after reassuring public about coronavirus preparedness
As Coronavirus spreads widely, millions of older Americans live in counties with no ICU beds
Kaiser Health News
'It feels like a war zone': Doctors and nurses plead for N95 masks on social media
The New York Times
Phoebe Putney Health System CEO: $7 being charged for 58-cent N95 masks
The Hill
Hospitals bid for $100 billion in next coronavirus package
Who will leave Trump cabinet next? Alex Azar an even-money betting favorite
Ten years later, ACA is as popular as it's ever been
NBC News
What is the Defense Production Act, and why is President Trump getting pressure to use it to fight coronavirus?
The Washington Post
President Trump translated his English-only guidance on the coronavirus into Spanish after members of Congress complained
BuzzFeed News
Seema Verma: Nursing homes are 'ground zero'
Nurses say Kaiser not taking sufficient precautions with coronavirus
San Francisco Examiner
In areas of greatest need, primary care is a team effort
Associated Press
Opinion: Say thanks to 'greedy pharmaceutical companies' - they're our best coronavirus hope
New York Post
Gov. Newsom, issues 'stay-at-home' order for residents, non-essential businesses to close
CBS Los Angeles
Drugmakers are racing to develop immune therapies for Covid-19. Will they be ready in time?
Stat News
Medical students around the US are offering to babysit for hospital workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic
Business Insider
Hospitals could face severe shortages of nurses, beds and blood. How California is responding
The Sacramento Bee

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