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Family caregivers of people with long COVID bear an extra burden
NPR

When a case of COVID-19 morphs into the mysterious, chronic condition known as long COVID, the specialists, appointments, medications and daily need for family care can overwhelm everyone involved. more…

2:00PM Water Cooler 2/2/2023
Nakedcapitalism.com

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2:00PM Water Cooler 2/3/2023
Nakedcapitalism.com

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Multiple private LTC homes on P.E.I. failing to meet standards
CBC News

Multiple private long-term care homes on P.E.I. have been failing to meet the required inspection standards. But the Community Care Facility and Nursing Home Board says closing a home is a last resort, given current waitlists and the already-strained system. more…

England’s Health Service Enters Biggest-Ever Week Of Strikes
Forbes

Nurses, ambulance staff and physiotherapists at public hospitals in England are set to walk out this week over long-standing pay disputes. more…

Sask. surprised feds with 'unforeseen' request for COVID-19 support after previously turning it down
CBC News

Public Safety Canada and the Canadian Armed Forces were caught off guard by a request for help from Saskatchewan during the height of the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. more…

ShiftMed Raises $200M to Drive Expansion of Leading Digital Health Care Labor Marketplace
Yahoo Entertainment

ShiftMed, one of the largest W-2 healthcare workforce management marketplaces, has raised $200 million led by healthcare investors, Panoramic Ventures with... more…

MARTINE BOUCHARD NAMED NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF TRANSPLANT QUÉBEC
Yahoo Entertainment

Transplant Québec is pleased to announce that Martine Bouchard has been appointed to the position of executive director. In that capacity, she will have a... more…

It's Your Business includes Michelle McCormick, John Bell, Cory Hollar, Kurt Patberg
The Topeka Capital-Journal

News about the latest hirings, retirings and more in the Topeka area more…

Animal Hospitals And Veterinary Clinics Global Market Report 2023
Yahoo Entertainment

Major players in the animal hospitals and veterinary clinics market are VCA Inc., Banfield Pet Hospital, Greencross Ltd., CVS Group Plc, Mars, Inc., National... more…

Rendina Healthcare Real Estate and Baptist Memorial Health Care Celebrate Grand Opening of First Freestanding Emergency Department in West Tennessee
Yahoo Entertainment

Officials from Rendina Healthcare Real Estate ("Rendina") and Baptist Memorial Health Care ("Baptist") assembled earlier this month to celebrate the grand... more…

Virginia Mason Franciscan Health Launches New At-Home Recovery Program in Collaboration with Contessa
Yahoo Entertainment

Virginia Mason Franciscan Health (VMFH) launched VMFH Home Recovery Care at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma in collaboration with Contessa, an Amedisys... more…

EQUASENS: FY 2022 revenue: +10.88% to €214.07m
Yahoo Entertainment

Villers-lès-Nancy, 3 February 2023 - 6:00 p.m. (CET) PRESS RELEASE FY 2022 revenue: +10.88% to €214.07m Like-for-like (incl. PROKOV EDITIONS in Q4), FY 2022 ... more…

IR-Med Gains Momentum in 2022
Yahoo Entertainment

"IR-MED" or the "Company" (OTCQB:IRME), an innovative medical device company that develops non-invasive, real-time detection devices that utilize Infrared... more…

Global Home Health Hub Market Size Is Set to Hit $987.9 Million by 2028, at a CAGR of 28.70% in Healthcare Service Field
Yahoo Entertainment

The home health care market has been witnessing a significant growth in recent years, driven by the increasing aging population, technological advancements, ... more…

The global portable ultrasound market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.91% from 2022 to 2028
Yahoo Entertainment

The major driving factors for the global market are the increasing continuum of applications of portable ultrasound, increasing technological advancements... more…

Making waves: Unexpected industries innovating on social
Sproutsocial.com

There’s a place for everyone on social media. Whether you’re into knitting figures from your favorite TV shows or foraging for wild mushrooms, social Read more... The post Making waves: Unexpected industries innovating on social appeared first on Sprout Socia… more…

The national COVID-19 public health emergency will end in May but some of its provisions may survive in Mass.
The Boston Globe

President Biden’s move to lift the COVID-19 emergency means a sweeping series of changes to the health care system will come to an end May 11. Officials in Massachusetts are sorting through what the effect will be here. more…

The COVID-19 public health emergency ends May 11. What happens then?
The Boston Globe

Despite the uncertainty, it’s clear that ending the public health emergency after nearly three years will bring about a host of changes. Here’s a look at a few of them. more…

Rhode Island crime news: February 2023
The Boston Globe

Regular updates from police and the Rhode Island courts. more…

WellSky® Partners With Dialyze Direct to Streamline Care Coordination of Dialysis Services in Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)
Business Wire

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WellSky today announced its partnership with Dialyze Direct, the nation’s leading provider of home hemodialysis services in SNFs more…

Quake kills at least 3,000, injures thousands in Turkey and Syria; bad weather worsens plight
Japan Today

A huge earthquake killed more than 3,000 people across a swathe of Turkey and northwest Syria on Monday, with freezing winter weather adding to the plight of the thousands left injured or homeless and hampering efforts to find survivors. The magnitude 7.8 qua… more…

I helped set up the NHS’s dystopian-sounding ‘virtual wards’. They aren’t the panacea Rishi Sunak thinks | Brian Bostock
The Guardian

Digital monitoring of patients at home eases the pressure on hospitals. But it has some serious drawbacksVirtual wards may sound like something out of a dystopian sci-fi book, but they’re a very real policy initiative being expanded by the government to ease … more…

13 Year Old McAllen
Thehealthcareblog.com

BY IAN MORRISON As a Scot, obviously I am a whisky fan, and although I prefer the smoky malts of Islay (where my grandfather was from and where I visit my friends there frequently), I am also a huge fan of McCallan 18-year-old whisky, the sticky toffee puddin… more…

Virtual care system designed for COVID-19 grows into a multi-use digital health tool
Healthcare IT News

University Hospitals' chatbot now helps manage capacity in EDs and urgent care centers while improving care for patients with chronic conditions. more…

Smart Money: Overcoming Structural Challenges
NerdWallet

Elizabeth Ayoola talks with Washington Post personal finance columnist Michelle Singletary about what Black women and mothers can do individually to grow their wealth. more…

‘Over dependence on watching TV’ for some residents in County Sligo nursing home
Independent.ie

A HIQA report on a Tubbercurry nursing home found that there was an over dependence on watching the television forresidents with cognitive decline, especially those who spent their time in their bedrooms. more…

‘Working during Covid was a scary time. We haven’t forgotten any of it – the fear was real’
Independent.ie

The new St Brigid’s Day public holiday today has its origins in the Government’s decision to do something to recognise frontline workers’ sacrifices during the Covid pandemic. more…

EPtalk by Dr. Jayne 2/2/23
Histalk2.com

I don’t change the clock on my laptop when ... more…

Growing unease over Chinese domination of applications to Irish ‘golden visa’ scheme
The Irish Times

Anxiety in Government as all but 41 of 1,316 applications last year came from people in China amid geopolitical tumult more…

How COVID Patients Died for Profit
Mercola.com

By May 2020, it had become apparent that the standard practice of putting COVID-19 patients on mechanical ventilation with ventilators was a death sentence.1 As early as April 9, 2020, Business Insider reported2 that 80% of COVID-19 patients in New York City … more…

USA Today Smears Mercola Over Vitamin C and D Information
Mercola.com

From Dr. Joseph Mercola Since COVID-19 first entered the scene, exchange of ideas has basically been outlawed. By sharing my views and those from various experts throughout the pandemic on COVID treatments and the experimental COVID jabs, I became a main … more…

Steve Barclay warns never-ending NHS strikes are having a terrible impact on patients
Daily Mail

The number of operations and treatments cancelled by NHS strikes soars past 100,000 as unions return to picket lines this week, with Health Secretary Steve Barclay warning of the impact on patients. more…

Mental disorders, COVID-19-related life-saving measures and mortality in France: A nationwide cohort study
Plos.org

Michaël Schwarzinger and colleagues examine the associations between mental disorders and mortality among all inpatients discharged with symptomatic COVID-19 in mainland France. more…

Animal Hospitals And Veterinary Clinics Global Market Report 2023
GlobeNewswire

Major players in the animal hospitals and veterinary clinics market are VCA Inc., Banfield Pet Hospital, Greencross Ltd., CVS Group Plc, Mars, Inc., National Veterinary Care Ltd., Pets at Home Group Plc, Ethos Veterinary Health, Animart LLC, and The Bargh Mem… more…

EQUASENS: FY 2022 revenue: +10.88% to €214.07m
GlobeNewswire

Villers-lès-Nancy, 3 February 2023 - 6:00 p.m. (CET) PRESS RELEASE FY 2022 revenue: +10.88% to €214.07m Like-for-like (incl. PROKOV EDITIONS in... more…

EQUASENS: FY 2022 revenue: +10.88% to €214.07m
Marketscreener.com

(marketscreener.com) Villers-lès-Nancy, 3 February 2023 - 6:00 p.m. PRESS RELEASE FY 2022 revenue: +10.88% to €214.07m Like-for-like , FY 2022 revenue rose 8.82% to €210.09m. The Group confirms the efficiency of its strategy of promoting interoperability betw… more…

The Ensign Group Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2022 Results; Issues 2023 Guidance
GlobeNewswire

Conference Call and Webcast scheduled for tomorrow, February 3, 2023 at 10:00 am PT Conference Call and Webcast scheduled for tomorrow, February 3, 2023 at 10:00 am PT more…

E-Home Household Services Holdings Limited signs property cleaning contract with well-known property company and wins several electrical repair projects with a total amount of over RMB 21 million
Marketscreener.com

(marketscreener.com) FUZHOU, China, Feb. 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- E-Home Home Services Holdings Limited , an integrated home services provider in China, today announced that it has signed contracts with Vanke Group companies for greening maintenance and comm… more…

Global Home Health Hub Market Size Is Set to Hit $987.9 Million by 2028, at a CAGR of 28.70% in Healthcare Service Field
GlobeNewswire

The home health care market has been witnessing a significant growth in recent years, driven by the increasing aging population, technological advancements, and rising demand for cost-effective and convenient health care services. The rise of telehealth has a… more…

LNA Sante : Operating revenue 2022
Marketscreener.com

(marketscreener.com) Press Release Nantes, 02 February 2023 at 6pm Operating revenue 2022 : €680.5m Dynamic organic growth of +6.3%. including a strong 4th quarter ...https://www.marketscreener.com/quote/stock/LNA-SANTE-17… more…

Intelligent Apps Market to Exhibit a Striking Growth of USD 283.18 Billion with Registering a CAGR of 31.90% by 2030, Size, Share, Trends, Competitive Scenario and Industry Analysis
PR Newswire UK

DALLAS, Feb. 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Data Bridge Market Research has just released their extensive report on the 'Intelligent Apps Market' which details the industries past, present, and future in terms of both products and marketing. A trustworthy Intelligen… more…

Successful Newtopia and Medtronic Lifestyle Intervention Pilot to Address Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes Exceeds Expectations in Newfoundland and Labrador
Marketscreener.com

(marketscreener.com) Outcomes Published in Canadian Journal of Diabetes Suggest Compelling Path Forward Across All Canadian Provinces.   TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ - Newtopia Inc. , a tech-enabled whole health platform creating sustainable habits th… more…

The global portable ultrasound market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.91% from 2022 to 2028
GlobeNewswire

The major driving factors for the global market are the increasing continuum of applications of portable ultrasound, increasing technological advancements, and the growing prevalence of chronic diseases. The major driving factors for the global market are the… more…

Feds caught off guard by Saskatchewan ‘unforeseen’ request for COVID-19 help
Toronto Star

SASKATOON - Public Safety Canada and the Canadian Armed Forces were caught off guard by a request for help from Saskatchewan during the height of the ... more…

Alberta's reliance on contract nurses could further erode health-care system, critics say
CBC News

Alberta hospitals and health-care centres have become increasingly dependent on private staffing agencies to stay functional — a trend that critics say must stop before it erodes a beleaguered public workforce. more…

Budget backs pharma R&D, nursing colleges, skilling in medical devices
Business Standard

A mission will be launched to eliminate sickle cell anaemia in the country by 2047, says Finance Minister more…

Providence forges a new path with a virtual nursing unit
Healthcare IT News

The health system has met with success so far, including upticks in nurse and patient satisfaction. Could this be an answer to the nursing shortage? more…

Brooke Boney clashes with Alice Springs business owner behind Facebook page highlighting crime wave
Daily Mail

The Action for Alice Facebook page has been documenting the crime crises gripping the outback town for more than two years. Canberra has finally taken notice and brought back alcohol bans. more…

Work & Mother Announces Collaboration with Jamestown to Provide State-of-the-Art Lactation Suites in Select Commercial Buildings
PRNewswire

Commercial properties in Boston and Arlington to offer latest amenity that boosts gender-equitable resources, satisfies tenants' legal obligations to provide safe, private lactation accommodations HOUSTON and FARMINGTON, Conn., Feb. 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Wo… more…

Rendina Healthcare Real Estate and Baptist Memorial Health Care Celebrate Grand Opening of First Freestanding Emergency Department in West Tennessee
PRNewswire

JUPITER, Fla., Feb. 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from Rendina Healthcare Real Estate ("Rendina") and Baptist Memorial Health Care ("Baptist") assembled earlier this month to celebrate the grand opening of its new Baptist Arlington Emergency Department in… more…

InnovAge Holding Corp. (INNV) Q2 2023 Earnings Call Transcript
Seeking Alpha

InnovAge Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:NASDAQ:INNV) Q2 2023 Earnings Conference Call February 7, 2023 5:00 PM ETCompany ParticipantsRyan Kubota - Investor RelationsPatrick Blair - President and... more…

Humana Inc. (HUM) Q4 2022 Earnings Call Transcript
Seeking Alpha

Humana Inc. (NYSE:NYSE:HUM) Q4 2022 Earnings Conference Call February 1, 2023 9:00 AM ETCompany ParticipantsLisa Stoner – Vice President-Investor RelationsBruce Broussard – President and... more…

Woman Starts Breathing At Long Island Funeral Home After Being Pronounced Dead At Nursing Center
Freerepublic.com

A woman was to be breathing when she was delivered to the O.B. Davis Funeral Home in Miller Place. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view A woman who was breathing and alive was delivered to a New York funeral home after being pronounced dead at an area rehabi… more…

Woman declared dead found still alive inside funeral home
Freerepublic.com

URBANDALE, Iowa (KCCI) - A funeral home worker in Iowa got quite a shock when a woman who was thought to have died turned out to still be alive. According to a report from the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals, a resident at the Glen Oaks Alzheimer’s… more…

Status of continuous glucose monitoring use and management in tertiary hospitals of China: a cross-sectional study
The BMJ

Objective This study aims to reveal the use and management status of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) in tertiary hospitals in China and to determine the potential factors affecting the application of CGM, based on which more effective solutions would be p… more…

Intelligent Apps Market to Exhibit a Striking Growth of USD 283.18 Billion with Registering a CAGR of 31.90% by 2030, Size, Share, Trends, Competitive Scenario and Industry Analysis
PRNewswire

DALLAS, Feb. 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Data Bridge Market Research has just released their extensive report on the 'Intelligent Apps Market' which details the industries past, present, and future in terms of both products and marketing. A trustworthy Intelligen… more…

Encompass Health Corporation (EHC) Q4 2022 Earnings Call Transcript
Seeking Alpha

Encompass Health Corporation [EHC] Q4 2022 Earnings Conference Call February 7, 2023 10:00 AM ETCompany ParticipantsMark Tarr - President & CEODoug Coltharp - CFOMark Miller -... more…

Five key points to know about Tuesday's health-care talks between Trudeau, premiers
National Observer

On Tuesday, February 7, 2023, in Ottawa, Canada's 13 premiers and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will sit around the same table in person for the first time since COVID-19 hoping to find a path toward a new long-term health-care funding deal. more…

Successful Newtopia and Medtronic Lifestyle Intervention Pilot to Address Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes Exceeds Expectations in Newfoundland and Labrador
PRNewswire

Outcomes Published in Canadian Journal of Diabetes Suggest Compelling Path Forward Across All Canadian Provinces. TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ - Newtopia Inc. ("Newtopia" or the "Company") (TSXV: NEWU) (OTCQB: NEWUF), a tech-enabled whole health platfor… more…

BI Anna Jaques Hospital RNs to Deliver Petition to Hospital Administration on Feb. 2 at 12:30 p.m. Calling for Immediate Action to Address a Growing Staffing and Patient Safety Crisis
PRNewswire

Efforts by the nurses to convince hospital administration to address these concerns and to recruit and retain needed staff (AJH nurses are the lowest paid nurses in the region) to ensure quality patient care have fallen on deaf ears as patients experience del… more…

IR-Med Gains Momentum in 2022
PRNewswire

Biotech company makes significant progress on its PressureSafe device, teeing up entry into U.S. market in 2023 ROSH PINNA, Israel, Feb. 8, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- "IR-MED" or the "Company" (OTCQB:IRME), an innovative medical device company that develops non-inv… more…

Lung deflation while placing a subclavian vein catheter: Our experience in minimizing the risk of pneumothorax
Plos.org

Purpose Lung deflation may reduce the risk of pneumothorax based on the assumption that the distance between the subclavian vein and the lung pleura would increase as well as the diameter of the vein. We aim to provide evidence to support the suggested deside… more…

Artificial intelligence algorithms predict the efficacy of analgesic cocktails prescribed after orthopedic surgery
Plos.org

Background Mixtures (‘cocktails’) of various analgesics are more effective in controlling post-operative pain because of potential synergetic effects. Few studies have investigated such effects in large combinations of analgesics and no studies have determine… more…

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on utilization of essential maternal healthcare services in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Plos.org

Background The COVID-19 pandemic has a significant challenge for countries to maintain the provision of essential maternity services. Many women could experience difficulties in accessing maternal healthcare due to transport problems, anxiety, and fear of inf… more…

E-Home Household Services Holdings Limited signs property cleaning contract with well-known property company and wins several electrical repair projects with a total amount of over RMB 21 million
PRNewswire

FUZHOU, China, Feb. 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- E-Home Home Services Holdings Limited (NASDAQ: EJH) (the "Company" or "eHome"), an integrated home services provider in China, today announced that it has signed contracts with Vanke Group companies for greening mai… more…

Waud Capital Partners Forms New Partnership with Healthcare Executive Steve Jakubcanin
PRNewswire

Waud teams with proven industry executive to acquire and build a leading provider of home care and related post-acute services CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Waud Capital Partners (Waud Capital), a leading growth-oriented, middle-market private equity … more…

ShiftMed Raises $200M to Drive Expansion of Leading Digital Health Care Labor Marketplace
PRNewswire

With 8x growth in two years, ShiftMed secures capital to accelerate its mission of revolutionizing access to healthcare workers MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 6, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- ShiftMed, one of the largest W-2 healthcare workforce management marketplaces, has raised… more…

Virginia Mason Franciscan Health Launches New At-Home Recovery Program in Collaboration with Contessa
PRNewswire

VMFH Home Recovery Care at St. Joseph Medical Center will bring all essential elements of a hospital stay into the comfort of patients' homes TACOMA, Wash. and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginia Mason Franciscan Health (VMFH) launched VMF… more…

Knowledge of postpartum complications and associated factors among women who gave birth in the last 12 months in Arba Minch Town, Southern Ethiopia, 2019: A community-based cross-sectional study
Plos.org

Introduction The knowledge of women about obstetric complications can helps them to seek health care earlier before obstetric complications arise. Most maternal deaths occur due to the poor health care seeking behavior after childbirth, but little is done on … more…

The Baby Boomer Retirement Crisis Is Here. Why the Richest Generation Is Hurting.
Barron's

Americans born in the postwar boom are entering their golden years. Despite the financial success of their careers, a disturbing number aren’t prepared for the financial challenges ahead. more…

US woman declared dead found in body bag gasping for air
The Sydney Morning Herald

An Alzheimer's care centre in Iowa was fined almost $15,000 for mistakenly declaring a patient dead. more…

Major earthquake kills over 3,700 in Turkey and Syria, weather hits survivors
The Straits Times

Temperatures in some areas were expected to fall to near freezing overnight, worsening conditions for those left homeless. Read more at straitstimes.com. more…

Franciscan Health Hammond closure leaves care gap in Northwest Indiana’s largest city
Chicago Tribune

When Franciscan Alliance closed its Hammond campus completely at the end of 2022, it left the city’s downtown without significant, easy access to a center handling acute health care needs. more…

Locum nursing staff at Health Centre will mean a $1.4 million unfunded burden for 2023/24 - The Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin.com

Hospitals maintain required levels of care without adequate support from provincial coffers; MPP critical of private sector support MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) is faced with health human resource (HHR) […] more…

Budget 2023: Doctors, Experts Welcome Increased Allocation for Health Sector
India.com

Doctors and medical experts on Wednesday welcomed the increased allocation for the health sector and the announcement to set up 157 nursing colleges in the Union Budget 2023-24, saying they will provide a strong impetus to the Indian healthcare ecosystem. more…

What are the existing support models for caregivers and patients with long COVID?
News-Medical.Net

Researchers presented existing data on support models for the post-COVID-19 condition or long COVID patients and their caretakers. more…

Sask. request for COVID-19 help a surprise to feds | Globalnews.ca
Global News

Public Safety Canada and the Canadian Armed Forces were caught off guard by a request for help from Saskatchewan during the height of the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. more…

What Changes When the COVID Emergency Ends in May?
MedPage Today

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Obstetricians 'devastated' by closure of Epworth Geelong maternity ward
7NEWS.com.au

Dozens of mums were set to give birth - but will now have to scramble to find a new hospital. more…

E-Home Household Services Holdings Limited signs property cleaning contract with well-known property company and wins several electrical repair projects with a total amount of over RMB 21 million
UpperMichigansSource.com

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