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Health care experts address questions about children going back to school during COVID-19

With COVID-19 still looming and the new school year quickly approaching, states across the nation have had to make tough decisions about whether to send children, teachers and other staff back to the classroom for in-person schooling or to continue.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

Health Care Heroes in unprecedented times: Dr. Aditya Gaur and Dr. Hana Hakim, St. Jude Children"s Research Hospital

Dr. Aditya Gaur and Dr. Hana Hakim, members of the Department of Infectious Disease at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, were both key in establishing St. Jude's response to COVID-19......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals15 hr. 46 min. ago

Head Back to School With 4 Be’s for Mental Health

(TNS)—The COVID-19 pandemic has caused much stress and .....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaAug 10th, 2020

Health Care Heroes in unprecedented times: Dr. Jon McCullers, UTHSC/Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital

"I would love to see a new transformation, not back to the old days, but to a novel future state where improved interaction with the patient is the goal, not the impediment to completing a task.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 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

Children"s National, UMd. name Covid-19 pediatric device contest winners

A local effort to improve health care for kids in the age of Covid-19 has identified a group of contenders doing just that. The “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition, the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Inno.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2020

Buffalo ranked among top cities for health-care jobs

The study comes as the region's major health-care employers bring back workers from furlough and continue to hire, despite Covid-19......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2020

It"s essential for NY to acknowledge bias in health care

The initial frenzy of the Covid-19 outbreak is dissipating, and many New Yorkers are itching to get back to business. But we can't move forward without fully taking into account the lessons learned... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 25th, 2020

CDC Foundation, Morehouse health institute partner on Covid-19 inequities

The Atlanta-based CDC Foundation and Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine are partnering to address the disproportionate impact of Covid-19 on minority groups. More than 118,000 deaths in the United States have be.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2020

How Albany region hospital CEOs see the future of health care post-Covid

The drop-off in health care activity, plus the increased costs associated with PPE and safety precautions, have set hospital finances back by tens of millions of dollars......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2020

Effects of Covid-19 on health care consumption

Now that shelter-in-place orders are beginning to ease a bit, we can reflect on what happened when we were constantly at home. Was that life? Definitely, but it was very different from our usual fast pace of work, school, activities, commuting, take.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2020

Doseum prepares for reopening

The DoSeum has set its reopening date. The children's museum will open its doors to the general public on June 29 after an extended shutdown due to Covid-19. The attraction will first open to members only beginning June 22. Health care workers will.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 15th, 2020

Hayes: CEOs need "new playbook" to drive change on racial equity

"We need to go further and address these systemic inequities that have existed. I go back to health equity and inequality in health care, because it's my view that it's at the base (of the issues).".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2020

US health secretary Alex Azar talks Covid-19 testing, reopening and RNC during visit to Charlotte area

"We simply have to be able to get people back to work and back to school." That was the message from Alex Azar, secretary of U.S. Health and Human Services, who visited Charlotte on Thursday to discuss the area's response to Covid-19. Azar was.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020

UNC doctors discuss heightened risk for children from coronavirus

A new pediatric condition potentially linked to Covid-19 has health experts across the nation scrambling to research it......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2020

UNC doctors see heightened risk for children from coronavirus

A new pediatric condition potentially linked to Covid-19 has health experts across the nation scrambling to research it......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 13th, 2020

Hospitals safer: Milwaukee health systems, doctors inviting patients back

With many patients avoiding or postponing needed medical care for fear of contracting Covid-19, Milwaukee-area phy.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2020

ARCH Venture Partners raises $1.5B to back biotech companies

As the coronavirus crisis worsens throughout the U.S., a Chicago venture firm just raised nearly $1.5 billion in two new funds to back companies fighting against COVID-19 and other health care challenges. ARCH Venture Partners announced Thursday t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2020

State reaches out to Pitt health modeling to help COVID-19 response

Pennsylvania officials are asking the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health and the University of Pennsylvania for help with complex population-health modeling to determine how much the state's health care system could be inundated.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2020

Starbucks, Uber, Apple are giving back to health care workers helping COVID-19

Major companies including Starbucks, Uber, Facebook and Apple are stepping up to help health care workers dealing with the c.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 25th, 2020

Las Vegas Children Receive Free Comprehensive Eye Exams and Prescription Glasses as Part of Back-to-School ... - Business Wire (press release)

Business Wire (press release)Las Vegas Children Receive Free Comprehensive Eye Exams and Prescription Glasses as Part of Back-to-School ...Business Wire (press release)Public health event at.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 29th, 2018