‘I Truly Did Find My Calling.’ Meet the Young People Shaping Health Care’s Post-Pandemic Future
The COVID-19 pandemic has been exhausting for the world’s health care workers, who have spent the last year-plus putting their lives on the line to keep the rest of us safe and healthy. Now, their tireless efforts are inspiring a new generation to join their ranks: applications to U.S. medical schools shot up nearly 20% in fall 2021, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges. Individual schools are reporting similar spikes—New York University’s Rory Meyers College of Nursing saw a 33% increase in applications this year over the previous year, for instance. To learn more about the people wh...
Source: TIME: Health - June 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tara Law Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

BU researchers create novel curriculum assessment tool to improve medical education about sexual and gender minority (LGBTQI) populations
(Boston University School of Medicine) Medical education aspires to mitigate bias in future professionals by providing a robust curriculum that includes perspectives and practices for caring for sexual and gender minority (SGM) populations, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTQI) persons. To provide medical schools with a more systematic, uniform approach to teaching these topics in their curriculum, the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) in 2014 published 30 SGM competencies and topics that curricula should address. However, implementation of these ideals remains challenging. (Sour...
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

China students hold principal hostage in rare protest
The protests were over plans to merge colleges with "less prestigious" vocational institutes. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US education secretary promotes vaccine efforts at colleges
The Biden administration's top education official visited a COVID-19 vaccine clinic at a Detroit-area college (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Bring back face coverings to limit school Covid disruption
Four education unions representing teachers and support staff are today (Tuesday) calling on the government to reinstate face coverings in schools to limit coronavirus spread. With infections on the rise once more, the unions have issued a joint statement demanding a range of safety measures to keep education on track and reduce the risk of further closures. The unions that have signed are UNISON, GMB, Unite and NEU. The joint statement says: “Education unions are deeply concerned that secondary school age students now have the highest rates of Covid-19 infection of all age groups, according to Public Health England ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - June 8, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release coronavirus schools face coverings school staff Source Type: news

What Meghan and Harry ’s New Daughter Needs to Know About Being a Second-Born
Lilibet ‘Lili’ Diana Mountbatten-Windsor, the new daughter of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, was born on Friday, June 4, weighing in at a healthy 7 lbs., 11 oz and, according to a statement issued by the parents, “both mother and child are healthy and well, and settling in at home.” So all good for the second child of two people who are arguably the most glamorous couple in the world, right? Well, maybe not. There’s that whole second child thing to deal with, and whether you’re glam or not, royal or not, rich or poor, boy or girl, globally famous or entirely anonymous, that ...
Source: TIME: Health - June 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

What Meghan and Harry ’s New Daughter Needs to Know About Being a Second-Born
Lilibet ‘Lili’ Diana Mountbatten-Windsor, the new daughter of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, was born on Friday, June 4, weighing in at a healthy 7 lbs., 11 oz and, according to a statement issued by the parents, “both mother and child are healthy and well, and settling in at home.” So all good for the second child of two people who are arguably the most glamorous couple in the world, right? Well, maybe not. There’s that whole second child thing to deal with, and whether you’re glam or not, royal or not, rich or poor, boy or girl, globally famous or entirely anonymous, that ...
Source: TIME: Science - June 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Belmont University gets $2.15M grant to help new Thomas F. Frist, Jr. College of Medicine
The “Kern Initiative on Character, Entrepreneurial Mindset and Purpose at Belmont University” will focus on creating curriculum with character and an entrepreneurial mindset across Belmont’s health care-related majors, as well as its other colleges and schools. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 7, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Belmont University gets $2.15M grant to help new Thomas F. Frist, Jr. College of Medicine
The “Kern Initiative on Character, Entrepreneurial Mindset and Purpose at Belmont University” will focus on creating curriculum with character and an entrepreneurial mindset across Belmont’s health care-related majors, as well as its other colleges and schools. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - June 7, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

UW to require all employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19 by fall
The University of Washington will require all of its employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19 by fall, the university announced Thursday. The notice comes after the university said last month that all students must be vaccinated by the fall term. Many colleges and universities around the country and in Washington state are requiring students and staff to be vaccinated, including Washington State University. UW had about 49,000 emp loyees as of June 2020. “Widespread vaccination is the only… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 4, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

UW to require all employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19 by fall
The University of Washington will require all of its employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19 by fall, the university announced Thursday. The notice comes after the university said last month that all students must be vaccinated by the fall term. Many colleges and universities around the country and in Washington state are requiring students and staff to be vaccinated, including Washington State University. UW had about 49,000 emp loyees as of June 2020. “Widespread vaccination is the only… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - June 4, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

Colleges beg Biden to save international student enrollment
A recent Moody’s analysis found that last year’s decline in international students and the bureaucratic strain of Covid are likely to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Publish data on school Covid variant cases now, say unions
Eight unions, collectively representing the majority of school and college staff, have today (Thursday) written to the education secretary to call for immediate publication of the data held by the government and Public Health England (PHE) on the total number of variant cases linked to schools and colleges. The letter says: “Education unions have repeatedly requested this data since early May. It should have been released in advance of the change in guidance on face coverings, which came into effect on 17 May.” The unions involved are ASCL, GMB, NASUWT, NAHT, NEU, NSEAD, UNISON and Unite. In the joint letter th...
Source: UNISON Health care news - May 27, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release coronavirus schools Source Type: news

In NY, vaccinated teens can enter raffle for free college
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that vaccinated kids aged 12 to 17 will have a chance to win a full ride to public universities and colleges in New York (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

For Colleges, Vaccine Mandates Often Depend on Which Party Is in Power
Hoping for a return to normal, more than 400 colleges and universities are requiring students to be vaccinated for Covid-19. Almost all... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HCA to give $10 million to historically Black colleges and universities and Hispanic-serving institutions
HCA ’s local leadership teams will look for opportunities to collaborate with HBCUs and HSIs to create opportunities for students interested in health care, such as internship programs, investments in curriculum and scholarships. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 21, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Most employers shy away from mandating coronavirus vaccines
While scores of colleges and a handful of travel companies have made the shots compulsory, others hold back, fearing a backlash and lawsuits. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - May 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dan Diamond Source Type: news

Partner violence among female students attending historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in emerging adulthood - Paat YF, Orezzoli MCE, Mangadu T.
Studies examining college dating violence to date have focused exclusively on university settings where White students are overrepresented and Black students are limited. Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), which have traditionally matric... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

No vaccine, no college? Physicians group urges students to fight back
(Natural News) Many colleges and universities have announced they will require students planning to return to campus this fall to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, explaining their aim is to “protect the health and safety of the community.” (Article by Art Moore republished from WND.com) And the American College Health Association — which recommends the vaccination... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Future of Virus Tracking Can Be Found on This College Campus
Colorado Mesa University and the Broad Institute of M.I.T. and Harvard have spent the last year exploring new approaches to managing outbreaks. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: Coronavirus Reopenings Contact Tracing (Public Health) Tests (Medical) Colleges and Universities Mobile Applications Epidemics Quarantines Water Pollution Dormitories Computers and the Internet your-feed-health your-feed-science Sa Source Type: news

HEE statement on training recovery, NHS Employers (published 14th May 2021)
Health Education England (HEE) has announced a statement outlining the ongoing national work to support training recovery as an urgent priority, including specific funding which will support employers deliver local training recovery solutions. Following the major disruption to postgraduate medical education during the last year of the COVID-19 pandemic, Health Education England (HEE) is working with the Department of Health and Social Care, Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, the General Medical Council and NHS England and Improvement to support training recovery as an urgent priority. Many trainees were redeployed to COVID...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Unions call on secondary schools and colleges to retain masks
As further easing of lockdown happens in England today (Monday), UNISON has joined with other education unions to call on English secondary schools and colleges to continue the policy of staff and pupils wearing masks after the government at Westminster scrapped it. Together with NASUWT, GMB, NEU and UNITE, the union says that there is a “strong case” for continuing with the current arrangements, and recommends that schools and colleges use the flexibility in the new guidance from the Department of Education to “actively encourage students and staff … to continue wearing face coverings in classroom...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - May 17, 2021 Category: Food Science Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News Covid-19 education schools Source Type: news

Management of vaccine-induced thrombosis and thrombocytopenia, RCS
There are increasing reports of a rare adverse event of thrombosis and thrombocytopenia following the first dose of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, a syndrome labelled vaccine-induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia syndrome (VITT). The colleges and surgical specialty associations have produced guidance on the features and management of VITT, taking into account vascular, gastrointestinal and neurosurgical considerations. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Embracing diversity – one dental student at a time
For UCLA dental students, Isaiah “Izzy” Sampson and Ryan Davis, entering the dental field was in one word — perplexing.Growing up in several different states, Sampson never saw a Black person in his family ’s dentist’s office. Not the dentist, the hygienists or even the office staff. As he started thinking about applying to dental schools and attending pre-dental society meetings, he again found himself among the only people of color, let alone Black people.Even faced with that lack of diversity, Sampson still decided to apply to dental schools. He felt it was his calling to become a dentist a...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - May 13, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Fort Smith's ARCOM Gains Osteopathic Accreditation
The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education in Fort Smith has received accreditation for its Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - May 13, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Covid-19: Ventilators or oxygen beds? Doctors differ on efficacy
In a video conference call with district health officers and deans of medical colleges in the state on Tuesday, health minister K Sudhakar had suggested use of noninvasive ventilators (NIV) for Covid-19 patients instead of oxygenated beds or high flow nasal oxygen bed (HFNO) to tide over the crippling shortage of oxygen. It left the medical community deeply divided. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What parents and carers need to know about early years providers, schools and colleges during COVID-19, DforE (updated 12th May 2021)
Information for parents and carers about attending schools, nurseries and colleges in the spring term 2021. 12 May 2021Updated guidance for parents in line with Step 3 of the roadmap, including information on face coverings, testing, travel abroad and educational visits. 22 April 2021Edited to clarify current guidance and to be more reader-friendly. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NSF, AACC announce Community College Innovation Challenge finalists
The U.S. National Science Foundation, in partnership with the American Association of Community Colleges, has selected 12 teams to advance to the final round of the Community College Innovation Challenge. CCIC seeks to strengthen entrepreneurial thinking among community college students by challenging them to develop innovative solutions to real-world problems. It also enables students to discover and demonstrate their capacity to use STEM to make a difference in the world and to ... More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=302676&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click This is an NSF News item. (Source: NSF News)
Source: NSF News - May 11, 2021 Category: Science Source Type: news

Live Updates: White House Will Allow Undocumented College Students to Access Pandemic Aid
The decision reverses a Trump-era policy that barred some students from receiving emergency aid flowing to colleges. A senate committee... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Levelling up won ’t mean anything without decent public services
Commenting on the Queen’s Speech today (Tuesday) UNISON general secretary Christina McAnea said: Levelling up “Hope and prosperity won’t come to forgotten communities without proper investment in public services. Years of scant resources have made it much harder for local councils to provide support to vulnerable families. “The government must mend the damage from a decade of cuts. Otherwise, its levelling-up agenda will mean nothing to those in need. That means scrapping the pay freeze too.” NHS “Limiting the impact of privatisation will improve treatment for NHS patients and ...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - May 11, 2021 Category: Food Science Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release adult social care FE colleges NHS pandemic Queen's Speech Source Type: news

Go for rapid antigen tests for quicker detection, isolation: ICMR
“Seeing the surge in Covid-19 cases, the need of the hour is to aggressively use rapid antigen tests so that infection can be detected faster. RATs will be allowed at all government and private healthcare facilities without accreditation. Booths for RATs will be set up with the community in school s, colleges, community centers and RWA offices,” Balram Bhargava said. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mass. colleges, employers turn to CVS for vaccines
Armed with higher vaccine supplies, CVS Health is partnering with a number of big employers and higher education institutions to host vaccine clinics where people work and learn. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 10, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

Mass. colleges, employers turn to CVS for vaccines
Armed with higher vaccine supplies, CVS Health is partnering with a number of big employers and higher education institutions to host vaccine clinics where people work and learn. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 10, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

Johnson says England guidance on hugging will change, pubs and restaurants can serve indoors – as it happened
Latest updates: prime minister unveils new easing of restrictions from 17 May in next steps in England ’s roadmap out of lockdownFull report: Boris Johnson confirms further lockdown easing in EnglandLockdown easing in England: what will change from 17 MayEnd of England ’s hug ‘ban’ highlights confusion over law and guidanceZero Covid deaths reported in England, Northern Ireland and ScotlandGlobal coronavirus updates – live6.41pmBSTMost of [the variants] are currently relatively stable and not increasing at a great rate. The one that is slightly concerning in terms of increasing as a proportion...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 10, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Sparrow Tags: Coronavirus Politics UK news Labour Keir Starmer Boris Johnson Conservatives Angela Rayner Gordon Brown Scotland Scottish politics Sadiq Khan Vaccines and immunisation Science Health Chris Whitty Patrick Vallance Source Type: news

Removing the need for masks in schools “too much, too soon”, says UNISON
Commenting on the announcement today (Monday) that the government will no longer recommend the use of face coverings in secondary schools and colleges in England, UNISON head of education Jon Richards said: “This is a case of too much, too soon. Everyone wants to get back to normality, but any change has to happen safely. Otherwise, all the care taken over the past few months in schools could be undone. “Face masks will still be needed in other indoor spaces like shops, restaurants and cinemas. Schools and colleges shouldn’t be treated any differently. “New virus variants are out in the communi...
Source: UNISON Health care news - May 10, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release coronavirus schools Source Type: news

Higher education employers make ‘disappointing’ final offer
The joint higher education trade unions have expressed “disappointment” today, after the employers made a final offer of just 1.5% for staff in the sector for the year 2021-2022, which begins for the workforce on 1 August. The unions met the employers, Universities and Colleges Employers Association (UCEA), at the third and final pay negotiation meeting for the pay settlement yesterday. At the first meeting in March, the employers made an opening offer that equated to 1.1% of the pay bill, which didn’t meet any of the key elements of the joint unions’ pay claim. Having rejected the opening...
Source: UNISON Health care news - May 7, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News higher education Source Type: news

Portland State to require vaccinations for fall-term students
Portland State University has joined a growing roster of Oregon colleges and universities to require students to get vaccinated against the Covid-19 virus before attending fall classes. Oregon State University, Lewis& Clark College, the University of Portland and Willamette University are also requiring that students get the shots, Oregon Public Broadcasting has reported. PSU plans to operate an on-campus location where students can obtain the vaccine. The school will also require faculty and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 5, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Andy Giegerich Source Type: news

Many U.S. Colleges Will Mandate Vaccines on Campus Next Fall
THURSDAY, April 29, 2021 -- More than 100 American colleges will require that students get COVID-19 vaccines if they want to be on campus in the fall, a new survey shows. More than 660,000 cases have been linked to universities since the start of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Many U.S. Colleges Will Mandate Vaccines on Campus Next Fall: Survey
THURSDAY, April 29, 2021 -- Over 100 American colleges will require that students get coronavirus vaccines if they want to be on campus in the fall, a new survey shows. More than 660,000 cases have been linked to universities since the start of the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 29, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Many U.S. Colleges Will Mandate Vaccines on Campus Next Fall: Survey
Title: Many U.S. Colleges Will Mandate Vaccines on Campus Next Fall: SurveyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/29/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/29/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - April 29, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Biden gives credit to Jill Biden for idea to increase Pell Grants to minority colleges
Biden said Pell Grants would be increased for historically Black colleges, travel colleges and minority serving institutions. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brushing away oral health disparities in America's rural children
This article may influence policy decisions in the near future. "To understand oral health discrepancies between rural and urban children, the investigators used data from the 2017-2018 National Survey of Children's Health, a nationally representative sample of children from the U.S. Along with collecting information about geographic location, family income, oral health condition, family structure and race, the survey asked about access to oral health care: Had a participant's child received oral health care? Did the child regularly see a health care provider for preventive care such as checkups and dental cleanings?T...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 27, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Majority of US faculty help students with mental health issues--but few are trained for it
(Boston University) Nationwide survey, led by BU researcher Dr. Sarah Lipson, indicates colleges and universities need to invest in more resources for faculty " gatekeepers " of mental health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Majority of US faculty help students with mental health issues -- but few are trained for it
(Boston University) Nationwide survey, led by BU researcher Dr. Sarah Lipson, indicates colleges and universities need to invest in more resources for faculty " gatekeepers " of mental health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2 more Massachusetts schools to require COVID-19 vaccine for returning students
The schools join a growing list of colleges and universities across Massachusetts that will mandate vaccinations for returning students. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RPS launch Royal Colleges medicine safety webinar series
We'recollaborating with a group of Royal Colleges to bring a series of educational webinars for its members, focusing on the safer use of medicines. The group, which also includes the Royal Colle (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - April 23, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Urgent action needed to address chronic undersupply of NHS staff
The NHS urgently needs billions of pounds of extra investment to shore up staff numbers, and head off a haemorrhaging of doctors, nurses and other frontline health workers. The NHS Confederation, NHS Providers, the British Medical Association, the Royal College of Nursing, the Academy of Royal Medical Colleges and Unison have penned a joint letter to the Prime Minister warning of the ‘very real risk’ that if NHS staff leave a vicious circle will be created where ‘staff vacancies are the greatest threat to the retention of NHS staff’. The six organisations, which together represent most of the NHS wo...
Source: UNISON Health care news - April 22, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Garfield Myrie Tags: News Press release nhs pay Sara Gorton Source Type: news

What Should Museums Do With the Bones of the Enslaved?
As one museum has pledged to return skulls held in an infamous collection, others, including the Smithsonian, are reckoning with their own holdings of African-American remains. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jennifer Schuessler Tags: Museums Black People Race and Ethnicity Slavery (Historical) Native Americans Skull (Body Part) Smithsonian Institution Colleges and Universities Bunch, Lonnie G III Morton, Samuel George Harvard University University of Pennsylvania Source Type: news

Academic Institutions Still Rely Heavily on COVID-19 Symptom-Checking Technology Despite Questions About Its Usefulness
A New York Times report suggests that frequent testing is still the best approach to controlling spread of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus Many colleges and universities go to great lengths to screen their students for signs of COVID-19 using technologies that include fever scanners, heart-rate monitors, and symptom-checking apps. But a recent report in The New […] The post Academic Institutions Still Rely Heavily on COVID-19 Symptom-Checking Technology Despite Questions About Its Usefulness appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - April 19, 2021 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Instruments & Equipment Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Management & Operations Anthony Fauci MD Chris Marsi Source Type: news

Pause in Vaccinations Leads to Canceled Appointments Across States
Health departments scrambled to postpone vaccine clinics and rebook patients after the one-dose offering from Johnson& Johnson was sidelined. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mitch Smith and Michael D. Shear Tags: Vaccination and Immunization Johnson & Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) States (US) Rural Areas Colleges and Universities Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Food and Drug Administration United States Politics and Government Moderna Inc Source Type: news