LVHN Endures Short-Term Losses for Long-
Posted 4 years ago

Brian A. Nester, DO, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, Penn., first considered a value-based healthcare system in…

LVHN Endures Short-Term Losses for Long-Term …
HPN Leads the Nation in Healthcare Innovation and Progress
Posted 5 years ago

In 1979, Richard Merkin, MD, founded the organization that would eventually become Heritage Provider Network.

In its earliest days, HPN lacked the financial and human capital to provide traditional solutions to…

HPN Leads the Nation in Healthcare Innovation…
MLKCH Opens with a Fresh Culture and a Fresh Start
Posted 5 years ago

In 2007, the historic King Drew Medical Center in Los Angeles, Calif., closed, after years of persistent and unresolvable quality and patient safety problems.

King Drew had originally been founded by…

MLKCH Opens with a Fresh Culture and a Fresh …
Ameritas Keeps Pace with Constantly Changing Marketplace
Posted 5 years ago

Hospitals and physicians aren’t the only ones that have spent the past few years adjusting to the Affordable Care Act. Payers have also had to change up their systems and…

Ameritas Keeps Pace with Constantly Changing …
Queens Boulevard Partners with North Shore-LIJ to Improve Care Continuum for Patients
Posted 5 years ago

Dr. Jonathan Mawere has been with Queens Boulevard Extended Care Facility (QBECF) in Woodside, N.Y., in various capacities since 1999.

Founded in 1995, QBECF is a 280-bed, state-of-the-art nursing facility that…

Queens Boulevard Partners with North Shore-LI…
PreviousNext

Sutter Health posts sizable 2020 loss, announces sweeping review of finances

California’s Sutter Health lost $321 million on operations in 2020 due to higher expenses and a decline in patient care due to the COVID-19 pandemic. California’s Sutter Health lost $321 million on operations in 2020 due to higher expenses and a decline in patient care due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Cleveland’s UH creates position of chief whole health and well-being officer

University Hospitals has appointed Dr. Francoise Adan to the new role. She will support and enhance the well-being of patients, caregivers and the broader Northeast Ohio community. University Hospitals has appointed Dr. Francoise Adan to the new role. She will support and enhance the well-being of patients, caregivers and the broader Northeast Ohio community.

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Accidentally trashed, thawed or expired: Reports of COVID vaccine spoilage

The incidents range from 335 discarded doses in Lee County, North Carolina, that were damaged in shipping, to nearly 5,000 doses that went to waste in Tennessee in February, prompting additional federal oversight. The incidents range from 335 discarded doses in Lee County, North Carolina, that were damaged in shipping, to nearly 5,000 doses that […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Coronavirus deranges the immune system in complex and deadly ways

Scientists say unprepared immune cells appear to be responding to the coronavirus with a devastating release of chemicals, inflicting damage that may endure long after the threat has been eliminated. Scientists say unprepared immune cells appear to be responding to the coronavirus with a devastating release of chemicals, inflicting damage that may endure long after […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Red-hot virtual care market propels New York City health startups to record year

Investment reached a high mark between October and the end of the year, with just more than $1 billion spent in three months, according to a recent report from the New York City Health Business Leaders, a trade group focused on healthcare and technology. Investment reached a high mark between October and the end of the […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Majority of small businesses not requiring vaccines, tests

A majority of small businesses are not requiring their employees to get tested for the new coronavirus or get any COVID-19 vaccines, though healthcare is ahead of the curve on this requirement. A majority of small businesses are not requiring their employees to get tested for the new coronavirus or get any COVID-19 vaccines, though […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

FDA: Some respirators, other devices displaying misleading certificates

FDA: Some respirators, other devices displaying misleading certificates tjordan_drupal Mar 3, 2021 The Food and Drug Administration has called on 25 firms to stop producing and issuing so-called “FDA registration certificates” to mask, respirator, face shield and other medical device makers and distributors that create the impression that FDA has approved or authorized their products. […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

CDC issues Ebola guidance reminder for U.S. clinicians

CDC issues Ebola guidance reminder for U.S. clinicians tjordan_drupal Mar 3, 2021 With Ebola outbreaks in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Guinea, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reminding U.S. health care personnel about its Ebola infection control guidance. This includes separate Ebola guidance on using personal protective equipment as well […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Senate panel reaches tie vote on Becerra nomination for HHS secretary

Senate panel reaches tie vote on Becerra nomination for HHS secretary tjordan_drupal Mar 3, 2021 The Senate Finance Committee today voted 14-14 along party lines on President Biden’s nomination of Xavier Becerra to be the next Secretary of Health and Human Services. Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said he will notify the Senate secretary of […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

AHA podcast: Physician leader shares lessons from women’s leadership program

AHA podcast: Physician leader shares lessons from women’s leadership program tjordan_drupal Mar 3, 2021 In this AHA Physician Alliance podcast, Amy Ahasic, M.D., section chief for pulmonary and critical care medicine at Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut, shares how she applied skills learned from the Women’s Wellness through Equity and Leadership Project to the COVID-19 public […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →