InnovationNorthwestern Researchers Develop a Digital Health Facemask for Clinicians
Dubbed the 'FaceBit,' the quarter-sized sensor array attaches to any mask and tracks the wearer's respiration and heart rate, as...
NursingCDC Funds Vanderbilt School of Nursing Informaticist's Research of the Nation's PPE Supply
Researcher's goals include eliminating the common problem of some hospitals having PPE surplus while neighboring hospitals scramble.
Covid-19Lifting DC's Strict Indoor Mask Mandate Triggers Mix of Confusion, Anxiety and Relief
On the whole, Washington has been especially cautious when it comes to covid, which has helped the city avoid the...
NursingNational Nurses United urges OSHA to make emergency temporary standard (ETS) permanent
'We can?t let our guard down now,' NNU president says.
NursingAs COVID-19 Numbers Soar, Some Nurses Don't Have Adequate Protections, National Nurses United Says
Hospitals and health systems must do more to comply with OSHA emergency temporary standard (ETS), nurse survey reveals.
NursingNew Study by the Emergency Nurses Association Analyzes Traumatic Stress in Near Real-Time
By studying the Tweets of healthcare workers, new research reveals COVID-related traumatic stress as it unfolded.
Covid-19AIHA Voices Concerns About COVID-19 ETS
AIHA argued the ETS does not recognize that all healthcare workers are at risk of inhalation exposure given the strong...
Covid-19This Company Got a $10 Million PPP Loan, Then Closed Its Plant and Moved Manufacturing Jobs to Mexico
Many American businesses received millions in federal pandemic aid intended to protect workers, but exploited loopholes and rule changes to...
Clinical CareTop Three Reasons to Continue Mask Mandates for Patients and Staff
Regulators are continuing to insist on the wearing of masks in healthcare facilities.
StrategyAmazon Business Report: e-Procurement to Increase in 2021
Healthcare stakeholders said that increasing procurement efficiency is the top priority for the industry this year.
StrategyUniversity Hospital CEO on National Supply Chain: 'We Need to Find Solutions'
University Hospital CEO Shereef Elnahal, MD shares his takeaways from a recent U.S. Senate Committee hearing about the national supply...
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...