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Fauci: More ‘pain and suffering’ ahead as COVID cases rise

Dr. Anthony Fauci warned Sunday that there is more "pain and suffering" on the horizon as COVID-19 cases rise again and officials plead with unvaccinated Americans to get vaccinated.Fauci, the nation's leading infectious disease expert, also said he does...

Missouri hospital treats record number of virus patients

A Missouri hospital hit a "new sad record" on Sunday when the number of coronavirus patients in its care rose to 187, an administrator said.CoxHealth CEO Steve Edwards urged residents via Twitter to get vaccinated "to protect others, children,...

Change Makers: Maureen Hewitt, President and CEO of InnovAge

InnovAge (Nasdaq: INNV) is the largest provider of the Program of Comprehensive Care for the Elderly (PACE) model in the US, based on the number of seniors served. And as more seniors want to age instead, PACE has also become...

California Learns Costly Lesson About Hospitals Pandemic

California spent nearly $ 200 million to establish, operate, and staff alternative care sites that ultimately provided little help when the worst coronavirus surge in the state spiraled out of control last winter, forcing the exhausted hospital workers treat...

Choose Home Bill seeks to make home health the center of the healthcare world

The Choose Home Care Act of 2021 was introduced in the US Senate less than 72 hours ago, but it is already creating quite a stir in the world of elder care. Simply put, Choose Home is bipartisan legislation that...

Study: vaccinated people can carry as many viruses as others

In a discouraging setback to the nation's efforts to eradicate the coronavirus, scientists studying a large COVID-19 outbreak in Massachusetts concluded that vaccinated people who contracted so-called progressive infections carried roughly the same amount of coronavirus as those who...

ArchCare CEO: Operational Flexibility Key to Long-Term Success of the PACE Model

There are many Program of Comprehensive Care for the Elderly (PACE) operators who embody the success of the model and recent momentum, but perhaps none greater than New York-based ArchCare. With just under $ 1 billion in annual revenue, ArchCare...

Maine Senator Calls on CMS to End Surprise Medical Bills

The independent senator from Maine is calling on CMS to follow his state's lead to ensure that patients are not subject to unexpected medical bills.Senator Angus King has presented the case to CMS Administrator Chiquita Brooks-LaSure. He cited...

How technology in the emergency room improves the patient experience [PODCAST]

“By leveraging easy-to-use technology to provide answers to frequently asked questions, such as emergency room wait times or the emergency room address, for example, patients and their families are adequately informed and clinical staff have time to focus on...

How a pediatrician became a mystery novel writer

I can write. Four years at the University of California, similarly in medical school, and three in residency taught me how to master the skill. Divorced with limited education and fewer resources, my mom struggled to raise...
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