Prime Healthcare has completed the purchase of St. Francis Medical Center in the Los Angeles area from bankrupt Verity Health after compromising with California's attorney general on some of the conditions he sought.
While much of the discussion around immunity to SARS-CoV-2 has focused on antibodies, a growing body of research indicates other components of the immune system may play a significant role in combating COVID.
New York's health agency is walking back a recent statement by the state's top health official, who had cast doubt on reports from nurses about dire shortages of protective gear at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in late March and early April.
Many doctors and nurses must fill out paper forms on COVID-19 cases and available beds and fax them to public health agencies, causing critical delays in care and hampering the effort to track and block the spread of the coronavirus.
A massive breach at software company Blackbaud may have compromised personal information on up to 657,392 people included in Brewer, Maine-based Northern Light Health Foundation's fundraising databases.
Henry Ford Health System's strong performance in the first half of 2020 was driven by $328 million in federal relief funds, which the system said helped reduce costs in the second quarter and offset volume declines related to COVID-19.