Tag: hospital-physician relations

Federal Speech Rulings May Prompt HCWs to Call Out Safety Issues

Karen Jo Young wrote a letter to her local newspaper criticizing executives at the hospital where she worked as an activities coordinator, arguing that their actions led...

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...

PPE Arguments and Pandemic Prophecies

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Personal protective equipment (PPE) was very much on the minds of...

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...

More Will Die, First Antibody Test Authorized

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

Silence Over Safety? Muzzling Clinicians a Public Health Issue

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. COVID-19 has caused battle lines to be drawn. But they’re not...