COVID-19 Updates

Beckers COVID-19 Updates May 18, 2020

Positive COVID-19 test results down, SILOS of CAre no longer work, etc. 1. New York hospital faced ‘apocalyptic’ conditions while others had thousands of free beds Full story 2. WHO funding up in air; COVID-19 testing is rising — 5 national updates Full story 3. ‘It was a lapse in judgment’: Advocate Aurora nurse expresses regret over Wisconsin … [Read more]

Pandemic may last 2 years; remdesivir approved for emergency use — 8 COVID-19 updates

1. Pandemic may last 2 years; remdesivir approved for emergency use — 8 COVID-19 updates Full story 2. Pence says he should have worn mask during Mayo Clinic visit Full story 3. HHS doling out $22B to COVID-19 hotspots, rural hospitals Full story 4. How to meet staffing challenges and maintain IT security. Join this live discussion to discover how to safely accelerate employee … [Read more]

CMS loosens more regs: 12 notes | CDC drafts reopening guidelines

CMS loosens more regs: 12 notes | CDC drafts reopening guidelines 1. CMS loosens more regulations; CDC drafts reopening guidelines + 3 other COVID-19 updates  Full story 2. 12 notes: CMS’ 2nd round of sweeping regulatory changes in response to COVID-19  Full story 3. Community access support, outpatient management during COVID-19 4. ‘Free’ COVID-19 tests may come with a catch  Full story

Becker’s COVID-19 Updates – April 14 2020

1. Don’t intubate too soon, NYC physician warns Full story 2. HHS to secure 35K+ ventilators by June 1; governors create joint reopening plans — 5 COVID-19 updates Full story 3. Policies at Pennsylvania hospitals endangered patients, staff, whistleblowers say Full story 4. A 13-hospital health system recovered $6.5M in uncollected revenue in 25 months. Click here to learn how. 5. Allscripts shares … [Read more]