TelehealthAnalysis Predicts Telehealth in 2021 Will Mitigate Rising COVID-19-related Costs
Telehealth will have a more significant positive impact on cost trends in 2021 and beyond as its usage becomes more...
Covid-19States' Face-Covering Mandates Leave Gaps in Protection
Many public health experts wonder whether it's time to move beyond the anything-goes approach toward more standardization and higher-quality masks.
Covid-19ECRI: Half of Disposable Isolation Gowns Don't Pass Muster
Safety experts warn healthcare organizations against using PPE made outside the United States or by non-traditional suppliers.
FinanceHead of Healthcare for Amazon Business on Meeting PPE Demand Amid Flu, COVID
Bill Kopitke, Amazon Business' head of healthcare, says the company is "bringing meaningful change to purchasing systems" for the healthcare...
NursingHealthLeaders Nursing NOW Online Summit: 3 Lessons For Nurse Leaders
The virtual summit brought expert speakers together to discuss topics of interest to nurse leaders to help them navigate the...
Covid-19Why State Mask Stockpiling Orders Are Hurting Nursing Homes, Small Providers
Larger hospitals and other providers are stockpiling what they can even while others struggle.
Clinical CareUse Prospective FPPE to Catch Problems Before They Happen
The physician reviewer can identify any major variations from standard care guidelines before the plan is implemented.
Clinical CareMost Home Health Aides 'Can't Afford Not to Work' — Even When Lacking PPE
During the pandemic, home health aides have buttressed the U.S. healthcare system by keeping the most vulnerable patients ? seniors,...
NursingNurse Leaders Feel Prepared for a Future COVID-19 Surge Despite Ongoing Challenges
Surveyed nurse leaders who feel supported by their teams and organizations consider themselves more prepared for a future COVID-19 surge.
Covid-19Making Money Off Masks, COVID-Spawned Chain Store Aims to Become Obsolete
The owners of COVID-19 Essentials are betting that Americans are willing to put their money where their mouth is.
Covid-19OSHA Issues Temporary Guidance on PAPR Enforcement
OSHA instructed compliance safety and health officers to exercise discretion in response to ongoing respirator shortages during the pandemic.
StrategyA Hospital Chain Said Our Article Was Inaccurate. It's Not.
Prospect Medical, whose facilities have repeatedly been found to pose threats to patients, is claiming ProPublica "ignored" its side ?...