Covid-19COVID-19-associated Deaths Significantly Undercounted
JAMA study estimates that 35% of excess deaths during pandemic's early months were tied to causes other than COVID-19.
Covid-19Conflicting COVID Messages Create Cloud of Confusion Around Public Health and Prevention
Rumors, misinformation and outright falsehoods ? some intentionally propagated ? have also flourished in that cauldron of confusion.
FinanceUnderstand Virtual Services Billable During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
When considering providing virtual services during the PHE, hospitals should carefully consider new reimbursement mechanisms to ensure compliance.
Covid-19Cities Brace for 'Collision Course' of Heat Waves and COVID-19
Across the country, authorities are finding that their usual strategies for protecting people against heat-related health problems are in direct...
Covid-19AHA Urges Azar to Extend Coronavirus Public Health Emergency
The emergency declaration is scheduled to expire on July 25, but hospitals say the status should be extended until key...
Covid-19Trump's Take On COVID Testing Misses Public Health Realities
Essentially, the president is arguing that the United States is finding more cases of COVID-19 because we are testing more...
Covid-19How America's Hospitals Survived the First Wave of the Coronavirus
ProPublica wanted to know why experts were wrong when they said U.S. hospitals would be overwhelmed by COVID-19 patients.
Covid-19At a Time of Great Need, Public Health in California Lacks 'Lobbying Muscle'
Persuading lawmakers to increase spending is difficult because public health doesn't carry the same political clout as other power players...
Covid-19Public Health Officials Face Wave Of Threats, Pressure Amid Coronavirus Response
Emily Brown was director of the Rio Grande County Public Health Department in Colorado until May 22, when the county...
Covid-19New Coronavirus Hot Spots Emerge Across South and in California, as Northeast Slows
A closer look at these hard-hit areas highlights some of the common and unique challenges states face.
Covid-19CMS Urges Healthcare Venues to Reopen
Concerns have been raised that fear of coronavirus contagion has led patients to delay essential and even emergency care.
Covid-19Police Brutality, COVID-19 and Overdoses in Chicago Follow the Same Deadly Pattern
Our country's long history of structural racism stands at the center of why police brutality, COVID-19 and the opioid crisis...