StrategyMedStar, CareFirst Launch Value-based Care Partnership
The partnership aims to save $400 million over the next seven years using proactive care and improving access to care...
Clinical CareHome-Based Medical Care in High Demand During Coronavirus Pandemic
Particularly for patients who are older and frail, home-based medical care is a viable alternative to urgent care centers and...
Covid-19Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes Fly Free as Health Departments Focus on Coronavirus
As public health workers scramble to summon enough of a workforce to address a once-in-a-generation pandemic, they're being pulled from...
Covid-19Baylor Scott & White Health, Walgreens, Humana Align to Urge Patients: Don't Delay Needed Healthcare
A new campaign, "Stop Medical Distancing," launched the same day Memorial Healthcare System in Hollywood, Florida, said it would cease...
Clinical CareNIH Spearheads Study to Test At-Home Screening for HPV and Cervical Cancer
Proponents believe the simple test, which can be done at home, may help the U.S. move closer to eradicating cervical...
Covid-19FDA Says 4M N95 Masks Could be Reused Thanks to Emergency Order
The process has N95 masks placed in a room, sprayed with vaporized hydrogen peroxide using a special machine, and left...
StrategyHow Do We Exit The Shutdown? Hire An Army Of Public Health Workers
There's broad agreement that core public health work ? the ability to find people with the virus and prevent them...
FinanceHumana Prices Debt Offering at $1.1B, Makes Annual Stockholder Meeting Virtual
The Louisville-based insurer announced that its annual stockholder meeting will be held via webcast due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Covid-19COVID-19: EPA Releases List of Registered Disinfectants
Proper cleaning may help prevent the spread of coronavirus.
StrategyIn Response to Coronavirus, Majority of North American Companies Launch Employee Protection Plans
Almost two-thirds of respondents said they have cancelled planned trips as a result of concerns surrounding COVID-19, according to a...
Clinical CareCardinal Health Begins Recall of Contaminated Surgical Gowns
The Dublin, Ohio-based medical equipment supplier estimates the cost of the recall at about $96 million.
StrategyHouse Panel High on Bills Addressing Infant Death, Transplant Drugs
Bipartisan support for measures to increase research, improve care.