Covid-19Experts Warn Trump Administration is 'Politicizing' Pandemic Data
Critics say a move this week to bypass the CDC's role in reporting hospital data on COVID-19 volumes could "severely...
Covid-19Conspiracy Theories Aside, Here's What Contact Tracers Really Do
Misinformation abounds, from tales that people who talk to contact tracers will be sent to nonexistent "FEMA camps"
StrategyHow McKinsey is Making $100M (and Counting) Advising on the Government's Bumbling Coronavirus Response
For the world's best-known corporate-management consultants, helping tackle the pandemic has been a bonanza. It's not clear what the government...
Covid-19HHS Presses Hospitals to Use New COVID-19 Data Reporting Modules
Effective July 15, hospitals can no longer use CDC/NHSN COVID-19 module to fulfill federal data reporting requirements.
Covid-19Hospitals Cheer $4B in New Funding for Safety Nets, Rural Hospitals
But more funding will be needed, and soon, hospital stakeholders say.
Covid-19Families of Health Workers Killed by COVID Fight for Denied Workers' Comp Benefits
As the COVID toll climbs, sick workers and families of the dead face another daunting burden: fighting for benefits from...
Clinical CareAmid Surge, Hospitals Hesitate to Cancel Nonemergency Surgeries
Hospitals say they are more prepared to handle the crush of patients because they have enough protective gear for their...
Covid-19A Spike in People Dying at Home Suggests Coronavirus Deaths in Houston May Be Higher Than Reported
In Houston more residents are dying before they can make it to a hospital. Medical examiner data shows that an...
Covid-19'Please Tell Me My Life is Worth a LITTLE of Your Discomfort,' Nurse Pleads
Healthcare workers on the front lines of the COVID crisis have spent exhausting months working and self-quarantining off-duty to keep...
Covid-19Study: COVID-19 Fatality Risk Is Double Earlier Estimates
New estimates underscore the importance of infection prevention, particularly among seniors.
Covid-19Agonizing Lag in Coronavirus Research Puts Pregnant Women and Babies at Risk
After months of asserting pregnant women were not at high risk for the coronavirus, the CDC recently released a study...
Covid-19COVID-19-associated Deaths Significantly Undercounted
JAMA study estimates that 35% of excess deaths during pandemic's early months were tied to causes other than COVID-19.