Tag: hospital infection control guidelines

Top Mississippi Hospital to Require Masks for Unvaccinated

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s only level-one trauma hospital and academic...

Medicare Cuts Payment to 774 Hospitals Over Patient Complications

The federal government has penalized 774 hospitals for having the highest rates of patient infections or other potentially avoidable medical complications. Those hospitals, which include some of...

How Intensive Care Cardiology Can Inform the Response

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. FROM THE JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY Because of...

Rapidly Changing PPE Policies Sow Confusion

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. In the Ob/Gyn department at Main Line Health, a suburban Philadelphia...

Nurses Push Back on Pressure to Work Without Right Equipment

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Nurse Mike Gulick was meticulous about not bringing the coronavirus home...

Medical Societies Issue Bold Statement of Physician Support

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. At least one physician has been fired for speaking out about...