Hospitals improving on visitor policies, but more work needed

The New York Public Interest Research Group and New Yorkers for Patient and Family Empowerment on Thursday released the results of a two-year survey of visitation policies at 40 hospitals across the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

4 key considerations in developing effective Covid-19 return-to-work policies

As st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2020

The pandemic is making people reconsider city living, trading traffic for chickens

The pandemic is changing how people see the expensive cities where they live, and new work-from-home policies are making it possible for some to move out......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 1st, 2020

Stocks fight for gains amid signs America is returning to work

U.S. equity markets rallied as continuing jobless claims showed signs of improving......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 28th, 2020

Adapt and evolve are watchwords of back-to-work policies

By Thomas Vecchione Businesses seeking to re-enter the workplace are faced with a long list of considerations, from pha.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMay 26th, 2020

Now more than ever, empathy in networking is needed in business — and life

Networking may not be high on your list of things to do right now. Networking is about building relationships. It happens at work and outside of work. It is something you desire to do but not often with any level of joy or confidence. Accordin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020

Help Agents Work on Financial Wellness

NAR PULSE—Encourage agents to join NAR’s Center for REALTOR® Financial Wellness Webinar, Entrepreneurs: Tips for Improving your Financial Health—May 21 at 1 p.m. CT—to learn how to identify and overcome financial ro.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaMay 12th, 2020

The Technology 202: Elon Musk is becoming the face of re-opening society in the tech industry

Meanwhile, most tech executives are announcing work-from-home policies that would extend far beyond stay-at-home orders.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 12th, 2020

New normal? Raleigh sees huge spike in available office sublease space

As the coronavirus pandemic forces more companies to implement work-from-home policies, and in some cases face downsizing through layoffs, available office space is spiking in the Triangle......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 12th, 2020

Restaurateurs are eager to reopen but unsure whether diners will meet them halfway

Retailers and restaurateurs worry about the long-term viability of their businesses, if major employers continue to extend work-from-home policies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 12th, 2020

Nurses union demands better worker protection for potential second wave of Covid-19

The New York State Nurses Association released a report Thursday outlining the policies it would like to see lawmakers and hospitals implement to better protect workers from Covid-19. The union said... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 10th, 2020

Corporate America in no rush to return, extending work-from-home policies for white-collar workers

An increasing number of companies, which mostly have white-collar employees, have recently extended work-from-home policies far beyond the shelter-in-place timelines mandated by state and loca.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMay 8th, 2020

I"m a former financial adviser, and I tell everyone I know to get disability insurance — even if you already have it through work

EmirMemedovski/Getty Images   When I was a financial adviser, I helped many clients purchase disability insurance policies.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 4th, 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

Women of Influence: This Columbus accounting pro says women need to advocate for themselves

Early in her career, Kim Zavislak thought the best way to succeed was to keep her head down and work hard. But after a little more than a decade with KPMG, Zavislak realized there was something else she needed to do: make her voice heard. "You d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2020

Yorkville hammers through the pandemic

When it comes to the city's month-old ban on nonessential construction, loopholes abound. Hospitals, infrastructure projects and utility work were initially permitted as "essential" projects.... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 25th, 2020

Protective equipment, testing needs stand between hospitals and resuming elective surgeries

A six-week backlog in surgeries has built up, after hospitals canceled surgeries to preserve equipment needed to fight Covid-19......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2020

Return to nonurgent procedures helps, but challenges remain for hospitals and clinics

It's still not clear when furloughed staff will be able to return to work in great numbers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2020

The future of successful coronavirus response: Mass testing at work and in church and self-administered tests

There are still unanswered questions about the accuracy of some COVID-19 tests, the prevalence of antibodies among Americans, and whether those antibodies provide the kind of immunity safety net needed to protect people from future infections......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 22nd, 2020

New York nurses are suing the state after being asked to work 7 days after being diagnosed with COVID-19, flouting public health recommendations

VALERIE MACON/AFP via Getty Images The New York State Nurses Association filed a lawsuit against the New York State Department of Health over its coronavirus health policies and its failure to protect nurses.  A.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 22nd, 2020

ABQ stadium parking lot to be converted into emergency helipad to serve patients

Should a surge in patients, local hospitals can now transport the ill by helicopter. That's thanks to a helipad built in a parking lot at Milne Stadium. The work was wrapped up over the weekend by Phoenix-based Sunland Asphalt. Presbyterian Healthcare.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2020