Covid-19Local Officials Say a Nursing Home Dumped Residents to Die at Hospitals
The deaths of 18 residents of a New York nursing home highlight the continuing controversy over the Cuomo administration's decision...
FinanceBusiness Is Booming for Dialysis Giant Fresenius. It Took a $137M Bailout Anyway.
The full amount going to Fresenius and many other dialysis providers is far higher than what KHN could confirm.
Covid-19Healthcare Workers of Color Nearly Twice as Likely as Whites to Get COVID-19
The study also showed that healthcare workers are at least three times more likely than the general public to report...
Covid-19What Seniors Can Expect as Their New Normal in a Post-Vaccine World
Experts say that in the aftermath of the pandemic, everything will change, from the way older folks receive healthcare to...
Covid-19Fauci Unfazed as Scientists Rely on Unproven Methods to Create COVID Vaccines
The country's top infectious disease expert said he's "cautiously optimistic" that researchers will develop a COVID-19 vaccine.
NursingNobody Accurately Tracks Healthcare Workers Lost to COVID-19. So She Stays Up At Night Cataloging the Dead.
Anesthesiologist Claire Rezba started tracking lost health workers almost instinctively. Researchers and industry professionals say the lack of good official...
Clinical CareAvoiding Care During the Pandemic Could Mean Life or Death
The coronavirus has so diminished trust in the U.S. medical system that even people with serious illnesses are staying out...
Covid-19CMS, CDC Create Provider Payment for COVID-19 Counseling
Eligible providers can bill CMS for counseling services regardless of the testing venue, including doctors' offices, urgent care clinics, drive-thrus,...
Covid-19Opinion: When Is a Coronavirus Test Not a Coronavirus Test?
Coronavirus testing in the United States has been bungled in every way imaginable.
InnovationCleveland Clinic Facility Could Play Key Role in Fighting Viruses Like COVID-19
With a focus on infectious diseases and immuno-oncology, the new Florida Research and Innovation Center is studying therapies to address...
Covid-19Coronavirus Antibodies Drop Precipitously 3 Months After Mild Cases
UCLA researchers found that the antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 decreased by half every 73 days.
Covid-19Scientists Want to Know More About Using UV Light to Fight COVID-19 Spread
Research already shows that germicidal UV can effectively inactivate airborne microbes that transmit measles, tuberculosis and SARS-CoV-1, a close relative...