In addition, Trinity Health national CEO Michael Slubowski will take a 50% decrease in base pay. About 1,500 of the Catholic health system's approximately 28,000 staff and employees in Michigan will be redeployed to other jobs to address coronavirus.
Boasting a healthy financial sheet, HCA Healthcare does not have any immediate plans to furlough staff due to the COVID-19 outbreak. And the company's CEO will donate two months' worth of salary to an employee fund.
Leading investors, researchers and other experts suggest that the next decades of biotechnology innovation will usher in a new phase of precision medicine, with the potential to fundamentally change how patient care is managed.
The coronavirus couldn’t care less if you live in a red state or a blue state. Yet states across the U.S. are taking dramatically different approaches to controlling the spread of the highly contagious COVID-19.
California is recruiting thousands of retired healthcare workers along with medical and nursing students to help staff emergency hospitals at sports arenas and other sites to handle the anticipated flood of coronavirus patients.
Specialists like anesthesiologists, orthopedic surgeons and cardiologists, who don't typically treat infectious disease patients, are heeding calls from overwhelmed hospitals to help treat the rising number of COVID-19 patients.
Dr. Ming Lin, a ER doctor at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham, Wash., for the past 17 years, said he's been fired after posting on social media that the hospital was slow to screen visitors and negligent in not testing staff.
Dr. Pat Basu is coming up on his year anniversary as CEO of Cancer Treatment Centers of America. During that time, Basu has worked to expand its network with payers and forge partnerships with other providers.