Covid-19In Missouri and Other States, Flawed Data Makes It Hard to Track Vaccine Equity
Now that mask requirements and other measures to prevent the spread of the virus are easing, efforts to boost vaccination...
Covid-19California HHS Rebuffs CDC, Extends Mask Guidance Through Mid-June
The announcement came just days after the CDC loosened restrictions on mask usage for fully vaccinated people.
Covid-19Hit by Higher Prices for Gear, Doctors and Dentists Want Insurers to Pay
California's dentist and doctor lobbies say insurance companies are flush with cash after collecting premiums during the pandemic but paying...
NursingRNs Call Out Hospital's 'Potentially Life-Threatening Problems'
Nurses challenge Chicago hospital's alleged safety and employment law violations.
Covid-19Ask KHN-PolitiFact: I've Recovered From COVID. Why Do I Still Have to Mask Up?
Important questions remain unanswered about the level of post-infection immunity that make it advisable to continue wearing a mask.
Covid-19A Year Into Pandemic, Federal Officials Design New Mask Guidelines to Better Protect More Workers
The changes come as U.S. mask-makers say the demand from hospitals is so sluggish that they've laid off 2,000 workers...
Covid-19Fauci Thanks US Health Workers for Sacrifices but Admits PPE Shortages Drove Up Death Toll
Shortages were compounded by the federal government's failure to maintain a national stockpile of personal protective equipment.
Covid-19Dramatic Drop in Common Viruses Raises Question: Masks Forever?
U.S. flu deaths this season will be measured in the hundreds instead of thousands. In 2018-19, a moderate flu season,...
Covid-19CDC's 'Huge Mistake': Did Misguided Mask Advice Drive Up COVID Death Toll for Health Workers?
Recent studies have determined that a basic cough produces about 20 times more particles than intubation.
Covid-19Feds OK'd Export of Millions of N95 Masks as U.S. Workers Cried for More
The disconnect between front-line workers going without better protection and federal officials suddenly exporting masks boils down to one thing,...
Covid-19Counterfeit N95 Scam Widens as Senator Demands FTC Investigation
Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) said she would ask the FTC to look into 1.9 million counterfeits shipped to hospitals in...
NursingHealth Workers and Hospitals Grapple With Millions of Counterfeit N95 Masks
Fake masks pouring into the country have fooled healthcare leaders from coast to coast.