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Healthcare Stakeholders Agree on Universal Coverage Plan

In an unprecedented pact among healthcare stakeholders, associations representing physicians, hospitals, insurance companies, and employers have agreed to pursue universal coverage through market-based solutions that...

AAD Announces Diversity Initiatives

The American Academy of Dermatology has announced a 3-year, multifaceted initiative to improve diversity, equity, and inclusion not only within the academy itself, but also...

Pandemic will drive millions to change occupation, says McKinsey report

MUMBAI: Nearly 18 million people in India may need to change occupation by 2030, according to the latest report on ‘The future of work after...

San Francisco, LA Prioritize 2nd Shots, Close Some Sites

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco is the latest California city...

You spend on infra and you create a capital asset, jobs, demand: Nirmala Sitharaman

Your budget has been described as one of the great recent budgets. Were you expecting such a reaction? Our priority was only to make sure...

As Contact Tracing Struggles, Biden Looks to Boost It

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Contact tracing, a critical part of efforts to slow the spread...

3 in 4 Indian professionals will actively look for a new job in 2021: LinkedIn Job Seeker research

More than 3 in 4 professionals will consider changing jobs or actively look for a new role in the next 12 months, LinkedIn’s new JobSeeker...

Physicians Face Potential Peril With Leftover Vaccine Doses

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. A Texas judge last week dismissed a theft charge against an...

Gaps in Data Make It Impossible to Know Who Got the Vaccine

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. As they rush to vaccinate millions of Americans, health officials are...

budget 2021: Happy about jabs, worried about jobs: India’s mood ahead of Budget

Winter fog affords poor visibility. In this difficult to-read pandemic year, it’s a problem Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman must contend with as she prepares to...

indian economy: Vaccination plan for an ailing Indian economy: Job creation agenda needs a reset

As we eagerly wait for a historic budget in once-in-a-lifetime situation of Covid-19, the issue of resilience, both economic and societal, becomes extremely significant going...

ED Doc Fired for COVID Tweets Talks to Biden, Returns to Job

Cleavon Gilman, MD, 41, has had a speech impediment since he was young. He has trouble with certain sounds, such the “st” in “stutter.” That’s...

Deep South Falls Behind in COVID Vaccine Drive

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Walgreens pharmacist Chris McLaurin prepares to vaccinate Lakandra McNealy, a Harmony...

Randstad RiseSmart launches new solutions to connect recruiters with talent

Mumbai: Randstad RiseSmart, a global outplacement and talent mobility provider, has announced two new solutions that connect hiring managers and recruiters with qualified talent within...

Health Workers Unions See Surge in Interest Amid Covid

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Nurses at Albany Medical Center picketed on Dec. 1, asking for...

Agency Kept Independence With Science as Its ‘North Star’

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Some Trump administration appointees have resigned in protest of the riot...

Physician Harassment Common on Social Media, Study Suggests

Nearly one quarter of physicians who responded to an online survey reported that they had been harassed on social media, according to a study published...

Feds to Start Using Pharmacies to Ramp Up Administration of Vaccines

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The federal government is turning to private pharmacies to administer COVID-19...

A Reflection of a Life-Threatening Condition

When a 47-year-old woman with well-controlled schizophrenia attended the Smell and Taste Research Clinic in Chicago, Illinois, Justin Virk, MD, had no idea he was...

U.S. economy may have lost jobs in December for first time since earliest stages of coronavirus pandemic

The U.S. economy stumbled toward the finish line as 2020 ended, with the recovery from the coronavirus pandemic slowing, putting it in danger of losing...

Sales, legal, tech: Sectors where Covid positively impacted salaries

(This story originally appeared in on Jan 01, 2021) MUMBAI: Covid has shaped salary trends in a positive way for several sectors. These include internet...

Scant Risk for SARS-CoV-2 From Hospital Air

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Everywhere they look within hospitals, researchers find RNA from SARS-CoV-2 in...

What skills are Indians learning for 2021

NEW DELHI: Internshala Trainings, the e-learning arm of Internshala, has brought out a report highlighting the major skills that Indian students learned in 2020, preparing...

Python, digital marketing, and web development popular among students: Survey

Bengaluru: To land lucrative jobs and fit in among a drastically changing work environment, 26% of students enrolled for programming with Python training, 23% for...

How You Can Save Money in Your Practice by Going Green

Ted Shieh, MD, developed a passion for environmental advocacy after an oil tanker crashed and spilled crude oil on a Taiwan beach where he had...