Lawmakers ask White House to investigate price gouging by nurse staffing agencies

January 28th 2022

In a bipartisan effort, nearly 200 members of Congress have asked the Biden administration to look into the issue. Some say staffing agencies are charging far more than they did before the COVID-19 pandemic.

In 25 states, today is deadline for healthcare workers to get first COVID-19 shot

January 27th 2022

Millions of healthcare workers must get both doses of the vaccine by the spring. The federal government now has a timetable for every state.

Health workers don’t feel work environment is safe enough, survey finds

January 27th 2022

Clinicians and administrators say the pandemic is affecting their sense of safety, and dealing with medical waste adds to the stress, according to a report by Stericycle.

Digital health startups received $57 billion in 2021

January 27th 2022

It represents a 79% increase over the previous year, CB Insights reports. The COVID-19 pandemic is fueling the appetite for digital health technologies.

HCA Healthcare plans to build 5 new hospitals in Texas

January 26th 2022

The company continues its strategy of expanding in fast-growing areas of the country.