InnovationNovant Health Launches Drones to Aid Pandemic Response
The North Carolina-based health system is the first in the nation to be granted a waiver by the FAA.
FinanceNorth American Healthcare Supply Chain Management Market Slated for Highest CAGR Thanks to Provider Consolidation
Hospitals account for nearly three-quarters of supply chain management market demand side, according to a new report.
Covid-19'No Intubation': Seniors Fearful of COVID-19 are Changing Their Living Wills
For older adults contemplating what might happen to them during this pandemic, ventilators are a fraught symbol, representing a terrifying...
Covid-19The TSA Hoarded 1.3 Million N95 Masks Even Though Airports Are Empty and It Doesn't Need Them
TSA stockpiled a huge shipment of N95 masks they knew they didn't need. Airport traffic fell 95 percent, and the...
NursingWidely Used Surgical Masks are Putting Health Care Workers at Serious Risk
Relying on surgical masks ? which are considerably less protective than N95 respirators ? is almost certainly fueling illness among...
InnovationUnitedHealth, Boston Scientific, and Medtronic to Deploy 3K 'Light' Ventilators
The three healthcare companies are collaborating with the University of Minnesota on the project.
FinanceDriven by COVID-19 Demand, PPE Market to Hit $9B by 2027
Respiratory protective equipment represented almost 11% of global revenue last year, according to a recent report.
FinanceHCA Providing up to 1K Ventilators to Combat Coronavirus Outbreak
The contribution is part of the public-private partnership between the American Hospital Association and the federal government.
NursingA Nurse Bought Protective Supplies for Her Colleagues Using GoFundMe. The Hospital Suspended Her.
Olga Matievskaya raised more than $12,000 to buy and distribute protective gear for her colleagues, who say they felt inadequately...
FinanceIn Desperation, New York State Pays Up to 15 Times the Normal Prices for Medical Equipment
State data shows that New York is paying enormous markups for vital supplies, including almost $250,000 for an X-ray machine....
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...
FinanceNearly One-Fifth of Providers Dealing With Higher Medical Mask Prices
Still, more than 80% of providers reported having a plan to conserve medical masks, according to a recent survey.