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 ?...
Covid-19Young Doctor Succumbs to COVID, One of the South's Many Health Workers Lost
Adeline Fagan, MD, tested positive for the coronavirus in early July and died Sept. 19, after spending over two months...
Covid-19Battle Rages Inside Hospitals Over How COVID Strikes and Kills
At issue is the degree to which the virus is airborne ? capable of spreading through tiny aerosol particles lingering...
Covid-19OSHA Fines Hospitals for PPE Failures Related to COVID-19
Meanwhile, the Christus Shreveport-Bossier Health System in Shreveport, Louisiana, is facing $13,494 in proposed penalties ? the maximum allowed by...
Covid-19In Legislative Shuffle, California Prioritizes Safety Gear and Sick Leave During Crisis
Newsom has until Sept. 30 to sign the bills into law or veto them.
Covid-19PPE Shortage Could Last Years Without Strategic Plan, Experts Warn
Logistical challenges continue seven months after the coronavirus reached the United States, as the flu season approaches and as some...
Covid-19HHS Readies $1.4B in Additional Aid for Children's Hospitals
So far, CARES Act and the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act funds have doled out $175 billion...