COVID-19 remained the top healthcare story in 2021 with Managed Healthcare Executive® readers interested in vaccine news, how the pandemic has impacted care delivery and more.
Nearly 80% of Americans believe the COVID-19 vaccines will help combat the pandemic, but 71% are concerned about vaccine side effects. Experts say some side effects are not only normal, but also a sign that the vaccine is working.
Covid-19 was the third leading cause of death in the United States last year after heart disease and cancer, according to provisional data recently released by the CDC.
Telehealth solutions are here to stay.
The jury is still out, but the evidence is accumulating that people with HIV with comorbidities such as diabetes may be at greater risk for hospitalization from COVID-19.