Healthcare groups urge support for COVID-19 vaccine, testing requirementNovember 21st 2021
Business groups have opposed a federal rule requiring most workers to get vaccinated or submit to regular tests. Dozens of health organizations say the mandate is needed to get the virus under control and urged businesses to get on board.
For Academic Medical Centers, There’s More To Healthcare Than Medicine, Experts SayNovember 10th 2021
Aspiring doctors and healthcare leaders must have a keen understanding of how racism, poverty and environmental factors can affect health. A panel at Association of American Medical Colleges' conference examined the role of social justice and advocacy in improving public health.
Hospitals, Healthcare Systems Must Reduce Carbon Emissions, Key Federal Official SaysNovember 8th 2021
Rachel Levine, U.S. assistant health secretary, said the health sector is a critical part of the effort to cut greenhouse gases. Federal officials are aiming for cooperation but there could be regulatory steps to encourage compliance.