Are pandemic health care trends a fleeting fad or permanent change?

Some trends emerging during the Covid-19 pandemic have the potential to produce lasting change in health care. Others shed light on challenges we may face going forward. Telemedicine is here to stay The extraordinary circumstances created by the vir.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

Life after Covid-19: How the pandemic will change health care

As the health care community wrestles with arguably the most devastating outbreak in its history, the question arises: What long-term effects will Covid-19 have on health care in the tri-state area?... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 20th, 2020

3M April sales falls 11%, with health care the only segment seeing an increase

3M Co. provided Thursday its monthly sales update for April, saying the declines as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic were in line with the trends discussed during the first-quarter earnings call on April 28. The diversified consumer, health care and .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 14th, 2020

Expect exodus of physicians from health care after COVID-19 pandemic, survey says

A new survey by Coppell-based physician search and recruiting firm Merritt Hawkins found that a whopping 14 percent of doctors indicate they plan to change jobs as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The study also found that 21 percent have been .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2020

Urgent care centers, pediatric mental health coming to Dayton area

As health care trends move toward more outpatient services and fewer hospital stays, Dayton-area health organizations are responding to the change......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2019

Highmark Health unveils "bold mission" to change health care system

Highmark Health i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2020

‘Nine times out of 10, I was completely brushed off’: Black Chicagoans confront bias in health care, hope for change

Many Black Chicagoan.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneAug 13th, 2020

Cone Health, Sentara Healthcare CEOs discuss merger

The intended merger between Cone Health and Sentara Healthcare will not only change the landscape of health care in the Triad, but existing agreements between Triad health systems will likely see disruption......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 12th, 2020

I"m spending more money than ever on personal care products, and it"s the best change I"ve made to my pandemic budget

Cheryl Lock   Before the pandemic, I didn't think much about my hair or skincare products. But since I've been spending so much time at home without makeup or a haircut, I'm paying more attention. My husband and I have tighte.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 11th, 2020

Dayton-area physician group practices meet community needs in pandemic

As the health care community remains on the front lines of the Covid-19 pandemic, local physician group practices are adapting services to meet the community's needs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 11th, 2020

S.F. medical device maker JustAir Inc. plans HQ move to Texas

The company is a spinoff from a successful San Francisco-based biotech incubator, and believes its product will be important for health care workers even after the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 5th, 2020

Next Avenue: After COVID-19, what is the future of health care for older Americans?

Here’s what experts forecast regarding telehealth and physicians specializing in geriatrics post-pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 5th, 2020

How Wilson Health"s focus on collaboration shaped Shelby County"s response to Covid-19

Hospitals and healthcare systems have for months been at the forefront of efforts to combat and contain the coronavirus pandemic. Miami Valley's response to the virus has been largely shaped by local care providers, many of whom have forged partner.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

Health care system embraces diversity and inclusion to drive health equity during Covid-19, and beyond

The Covid-19 pandemic’s disproportionate impact on people of color amplified the rampant health inequities in our communities. As health care providers, we at Advocate Aurora Health understand it’s our duty to combat the deep-rooted racism th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

Device makers innovate N95 masks to help Memphis face pandemic

As the pandemic shut down Memphis in March, members of the local startup ecosystem set about tackling a coronavirus conundrum: How to prolong the lifespan of N95 masks. Their innovations may prove to play a critical role in protecting health care workers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2020

What Made U.S. Health Care So Vulnerable to Covid-19: QuickTake

America’s health-care system, the most expensive in the world, is under renewed scrutiny because of the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. employers and households spend almost $4 trillion annually on medical care, yet America regularly lags its peers .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 29th, 2020

What does the future hold for office design, other workplace trends? Local experts weigh in

How could the future of the workplace be impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic? What might be short-term changes and what may be permanent trends in the design of the office? Will companies want to shrink their real estate after successfully workin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2020

Humana mailing out 1 million health screening kits

Humana Inc. on Thursday announced that the company will mail more than 1 million in-home preventive-care screening kits to members in 2020, helping increase access to routine screenings that many members have put off during the pandemic. Humana.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2020

7 Post-Coronavirus Health Care Stocks That Will Win in the Years Ahead

The current focus on controlling the COVID-19 pandemic, companies that provide other health care products and services have received less attention from investors and analysts. Here are seven that........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 22nd, 2020

Maintaining Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace During the COVID-19 Crisis

The current global health pandemic will likely change the way we incorporate diversity and inclusion (D&I) in o.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaJul 20th, 2020

Q2 Health Sector Earnings: As Industry Focuses On Pandemic, Will Vital Procedures Make A Comeback?

After a few years hanging out quietly on the sidelines, the Health Care secto.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJul 15th, 2020