The cooler dry air of winter helps spread the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19, according to review article published in the Annual Review of Virology.
States in the U.S. have expanded Medicade eligibility under the Affordable Care Act as large spikes in unemployment occur.
Cross-Platform Telehealth, Social Engagement Service Launches for Older Adults in Response to COVID-19
Uniper launches the telehealth service to engage older adults with live and interactive social wellness activities, healthcare professionals, preventive care, and family and friends to cope during trying times of social distancing and isolation.
Hospitals face the losses even with proposed increase in federal reimbursement.
American College of Physicians wrote in a letter that more improvements are needed to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act to better support physcians taking care of patients.
Jagdish Khubchandani, a Ball State University health science professor, provides tips to keep in-office healthcare workers, who are some of the most vulnerable, healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.
With more consumer-centric efforts in healthcare, hospitals and providers have been seeing a decline in patient volume. Four more consumer-centric strategies can be found.
Leveraging experience in monitoring coronavirus symptoms, Datos health, an Israeli telehealth company, releases solution to avoid low-risk patients in overwhelming hospitals.
EarlySense is helping Sheba Medical Center in Israel to protect staff who are treating patients for the coronavirus through monitoring and are prepared to implement similar solution in hospitals and skilled nursing facilities.
According to a recent report by Ball State University, abbout 17% of U.S. employees could be negatively impacted if social distancing becomes the norm as the nation attempts to contain COVID-19.