Covid-19Tough to Tell COVID From Smoke Inhalation Symptoms — And Flu Season's Coming
Up and down the West Coast, hospitals and health facilities are reporting an influx of patients with problems most likely...
Covid-19Lack of Antigen Test Reporting Leaves Country 'Blind to the Pandemic'
Relying on patchy data on COVID testing carries enormous consequences as officials decide whether to reopen schools and businesses.
Covid-19A Doctor Went to His Own Employer for a COVID-19 Antibody Test. It Cost $10,984.
Physicians Premier ER charged Dr. Zachary Sussman's insurance $10,984 for his COVID-19 antibody test even though Sussman worked for the...
Covid-195 Things to Know About Convalescent Blood Plasma
With all the news swirling around convalescent plasma this week, we thought we'd break it down for you.
StrategyBeen Through a Disaster? There is Help for Recovery
For non-profits, FEMA can provide grants to help with hazard mitigation during recovery.
Covid-19Trump Is Sending Fast, Cheap COVID Tests to Nursing Homes — But There's a Hitch
Two manufacturers that have received FDA authorization say their antigen tests are intended for patients with symptoms, calling into question...
Covid-19California's Data Failures Stymie Efforts to Curb the Virus
Data system failures left California with a backlog of about 300,000 lab reports. Of those, nearly 15,000 turned out to...
Revenue CycleCMS Will Require Positive COVID-19 Test Results for Increased Inpatient Payment
If a viral test is performed more than 14 days prior to a patient?s admission, CMS will consider whether there...
Innovation6 Ways to Build the Healthcare System of the Future
Mayo Clinic's John Halamka, MD, MS, outlines the technology infrastructure and processes that will change the way healthcare is delivered...
Covid-19Could Labs That Test Livestock Ease COVID Testing Backlog for People? Well … Maybe.
Can labs that test animals run tests on humans? And, if so, what role are they playing in the national...
FinanceHow a $175 COVID-19 Test Led to $2,479 in Charges
A global pandemic ravaging America is no time to forget the first rule of American health care: There is no...
Clinical CareDon't Fall for This Video: Hydroxychloroquine Is Not a COVID-19 Cure
Members of a new group called America's Frontline Doctors touch on several unproven conspiracy theories about the coronavirus pandemic.