Health care workers who worked in COVID-19 wards more likely to contract virus, but from each other
A Dutch study finds that health care workers in two hospitals that worked in COVID wards were four times as likely as others to contract COVID. They were spreading virus among each other, though. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Most GPs opting in for COVID boosters as LMCs warn against taking practices for granted
Many GP practices look set to sign up to deliver COVID-19 booster vaccinations ahead of the 5pm deadline on 28 July, but LMCs have warned that a lack of clarity over this year ’s flu campaign could trigger a U-turn in the coming weeks. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - July 28, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Contracts & funding Source Type: news

More than 70% of COVID-19 patients develop long-term sequelae
More than 70% of patients who contract COVID-19 show thickened lung tissue o...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT lung cancer screening guidelines are changing What features on head CT of TBI best predict long-term outcomes? CT shines when it comes to COVID-19 risk stratification Chest CT, stress testing find PE in 25% of COVID-19 patients Rural areas lack access to CT lung cancer screeningComments: 7/28/2021 5:37:50 AMGTMDRAD PLease correct the title: More than 70% of patients with abnormal innitial CT exams had 6 month sequelae.  7/28/2021 7:28:31 AMvonbraun Delete this and start ov...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 28, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

All-Pro cornerback Xavien Howard requests trade from Dolphins amid contract dispute
Howard signed a five-year, $75.25 million extension in 2019 (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dolphins CB Xavien Howard: 'I'm not happy, and have requested a trade'
Searching for a new contract, Pro Bowl cornerback Xavien Howard is now searching for a new team. The disgruntled defensive back released... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

InsiteOne secures Pa. contract
Archiving services provider InsiteOne has secured a five-year contract wit...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: InsiteOne returns to market with image archive service InSite One launches emergency access (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 27, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Aaron Rodgers' Packers return could resuscitate Davante Adams contract talks
With Aaron Rodgers reportedly agreeing to return to Green Bay, the Packers could also see new life breathed into Davante Adams contract talks. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jeff Bezos offers Nasa $2bn in exchange for moon mission contract
Billionaire lost out to Elon Musk ’s SpaceX in lunar bidContract is to build craft to take astronauts to the moonFresh off his trip to space, Jeff Bezos on Monday offered to cover up to $2bn in Nasa costs if the US space agency awards his company Blue Origin a contract to make a spacecraft designed to land astronauts back on the moon.Nasa in Aprilawarded SpaceX, owned by rival billionaire Elon Musk, a $2.9bn contract to build a spacecraft to bring astronauts to the lunar surface as early as 2024, rejecting bids from Blue Origin and defense contractor Dynetics. Blue Origin had partnered with Lockheed Martin, Northrop ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 27, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Reuters Tags: Nasa Jeff Bezos Space Technology Science US news World news Source Type: news

Jeff Bezos offers Nasa $2bn in exchange for moon mission contract
Billionaire lost out to Elon Musk’s SpaceX in lunar bid but says he will waive $2bn payments if agency will award Blue Origin a contract (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nursing home caregivers put Pa.'s largest nursing home strike on hold
Workers at 53 Pennsylvania nursing homes have reached a tentative contract agreement with Priority nursing homes on Monday. This agreement brings plans for tomorrow ’s previously announced strike, the largest in state history, to a hold. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ahmari Anthony Source Type: news

Unfunded 3% pay rise could add £20,000 to average GP practice wage bill
GP practices in England could see their wage bill rise by £20,000 on average after the government awarded a 3% pay rise for NHS staff without extra funding to cover practice costs. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - July 26, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Contracts & funding Source Type: news

Covid vaccines confirmed to cause Parkinson's, dementia symptoms
(Natural News) Former National Institutes of Health (NIH) contract scientist and Classen Immunotherapies proprietor J. Bart Classen has published a paper warning that there is strong potential for Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) mRNA “vaccines” to trigger Parkinson’s, dementia and a variety of other prion and chronic diseases. Alzheimer’s, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and multiple system atrophy... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Uganda: Covid-19 and Pregnancy - What Should You Know
[Monitor] Patience Atuhaire observed all the SOPs because she did not want to contract Coronavirus given her vulnerability as an expectant mother. She was always masked up to the extent that she almost went to bed covered. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 26, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

How Tokyo Olympics COVID-19 Countermeasures May Be Falling Short
Holding an Olympics during a pandemic was never going to be easy, and the Tokyo Organizing Committee consulted with numerous public health experts and invested in tracking app systems to help curb the spread of the virus within the Olympic community. But despite these strict countermeasures, an imperfect system and practical issues in compelling thousands of people from around to world to comply with often intense and inconvenient protocols are already leading to lapses that are opening the door for SARS-CoV-2, and in particular its Delta variants, to spark new infections that could quickly flare up into clusters of cases....
Source: TIME: Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park/Tokyo Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Tokyo Olympics Source Type: news

Frito-Lay Kansas worker strike ends after 20 days
After a nearly three-week strike, hundreds of Frito-Lay employees in Topeka, Kansas have ratified a revised contract Saturday addressing... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Davante Adams and the Packers break off contract talks
Aaron Rodgers’ top pass-catcher is no longer talking to the Packers about a contract extension just days before the team’s veterans... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green Bay Packers, Davante Adams unlikely to agree to extension at this time, sources say
Davante Adams and the Packers aren't expected to agree to a contract extension at this time, sources tell ESPN. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Davante Adams, Packers break off talks for a long-term contract extension, per report
Things have gone from bad to worse in Green Bay (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Report: Packers, Davante Adams have broken off contract talks
Packers wide receiver Davante Adams is heading into the final year of his contract, and it’s looking more and more likely that he’ll be... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Big 12 officials meet to discuss possible departures of Oklahoma and Texas to SEC
The Big 12 said it expects Oklahoma and Texas to adhere to the conference bylaws and TV contracts that have been signed, as officials... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former Trump Doctor Contracts Bad Case Of 'Whataboutism'
Dr. Ronny Jackson, now a GOP Texas congressman, asked reporters why they weren't demanding Democratic politicians reveal their vaccination status. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 22, 2021 Category: Science Source Type: news

'It seems as though everybody ’s competing in the market': Trilogy Health CEO breaks down $8M increase in wages
As the labor pool contracts, Trilogy Health Services, a Louisville-based senior housing provider, is putting more money into compensating its employees. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 22, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Chris Larson Source Type: news

Quadruple funding for long COVID enhanced service, GPs warn
Funding for the long COVID enhanced service should be quadrupled to ensure practices can adequately care for around 1m people with the condition, GPs have warned. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - July 22, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Contracts & funding Source Type: news

'Shameful and divisive' 3% pay rise threatens death-knell for GP partnerships
GP leaders have accused the government of seeking to divide the profession with a 'shameful' 3% NHS pay award that could force partners to cut their own income to deliver extra pay to practice staff. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - July 22, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Contracts & funding Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Covid-19 - Govt Sanctions Unvaccinated Civil Servants
[East African] Zimbabwe will stop paying special allowances to civil servants that contract Covid-19 if they are not vaccinated, and will no longer provide subsidised transport to government workers who are yet to get the jab as it steps up its fight against vaccine hesitancy. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 22, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

PAG to acquire contact manufacturer Acme Formulation
Founded in 2005 by Viral Shah, Acme provides contract development and manufacturing services to major Indian and global pharmaceutical companies. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - July 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Philadelphia-based LucasPye Bio announces first contract manufacturing partnership
"This is core to my company ’s mission of focusing on underserved populations," the company's founder said. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 21, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

Philadelphia-based LucasPye Bio announces first contract manufacturing partnership
"This is core to my company ’s mission of focusing on underserved populations," the company's founder said. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 21, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Emergent BioSolutions lands $182M extension on smallpox vaccine contract
The extension follows a tumultuous time for the Gaithersburg company, making it unclear if the government would proceed with deals as normal. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - July 21, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Drew Hansen Source Type: news

US states ’ fully baked anti-BDS laws could put the freeze on Ben & Jerry ’s
Legislation doesn't differentiate between Israel and settlements, and states could now be forced to pull contracts, along with pension... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rodgers reportedly declines Packers contract offer, raising interesting questions - StarTribune.com
If we are in the battle-of-public-opinion stage of the war between the sides, that can't be good for the Packers. Another interesting... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

KA Imaging lands radiography supply contract from Premier
Digital x-ray manufacturer KA Imaging has secured a supply agreement from grou...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: KA Imaging, STC to bring portable x-ray to Pakistan KA Imaging signs Alpha as U.S. x-ray distributor KA Imaging installs 2 x-ray units in Canada KA lands Health Canada license for Sight detector KA signs Templeton as chief medical officer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 20, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Aaron Rodgers turned down lucrative contract extension with Packers: report
Aaron Rodgers reportedly turned down a contract extension from the Green Bay Packers that would have made him the highest-paid player in the NFL. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UTHSC secures $121 million in research grants and contract awards
(University of Tennessee Health Science Center) The University of Tennessee Health Science Center's Office of Research announced that annual research grant and contract awards for FY21, which ended June 30, total more than $121 million, a 20.6% increase from last year. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Contract Details For New Steelers OLB Melvin Ingram; One-Year, $4 Million
The Pittsburgh Steelers have yet to officially announce the signing of free agent outside linebacker Melvin Ingram but that’s just a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scott Gottlieb warns most unvaccinated people WILL get Delta
Ex-FDA chief Scott Gottlieb warned on Sunday that 'most' unvaccinated Americans will contract the COVID 'Delta' variant and it will be the 'most serious virus of their lives.' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: SIU Welcomes the Dismissal of Gauteng Health Manager Over Irregular Awarding of PPE Contracts
[Govt of SA] SIU welcomes the dismissal of Chief Director: Supply Chain and Asset Management at the Gauteng Department Of Health (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

South Africa: SIU Welcomes Dismissal of Gauteng Health Official
[SAnews.gov.za] The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) has welcomed the dismissal of a senior Gauteng Department of Health official for her role in the irregular awarding of COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) contracts. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Milwaukee Bucks to address head coach Mike Budenholzer ’s future after NBA Finals
Budenholzer, 51, reportedly has one year left on the contract he signed with Milwaukee in 2018. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GPs face 'planning nightmare' as flu plan casts doubt over COVID booster campaign
Government plans to vaccinate 35m people against flu this year have left practices facing a 'planning nightmare' that could leave many unable to opt in to deliver COVID booster jabs, GPs have warned. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - July 19, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Contracts & funding Source Type: news

Extension of temporary changes to GP contract
The following temporary changes to the GP contract in England will continue under the pandemic regulations until 30 September 2021: (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - July 19, 2021 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

When are you most contagious with Covid?
CORONAVIRUS has disrupted all our lives - but if you contract the virus when are you most likely to spread it to others? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kevin Love, Cleveland Cavaliers left with countless questions after Love withdraws from Olympics
In what Cavaliers general manager Koby Altman called a “significant offseason” for Love -- who is owed $60 million on his contract the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GPs under rising pressure as COVID cases climb in fully vaccinated people
GPs have warned that they are coming under increasing pressure as growing numbers of fully vaccinated people contract COVID-19 and need support from practices. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - July 16, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Workload Source Type: news

Technology Focus: Nanox moves new digital x-ray system to market
Israeli digital x-ray developer Nanox is moving ahead with novel digital x-ra...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Nanox secures Nigerian contract for 1K systems Nanox files 510(k) for multisource tomo x-ray Nanox taps new chief business officer After hurdles, FDA clears Nanox's digital x-ray system Nanox speeds up construction of fabrication plant (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 16, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

University of California to require all employees and students to get vaccinated against COVID-19
The University of California Office of the President issueda universitywide policy today requiring all UC students, trainees, personnel and all others who work, live and/or learn in any UC locations or otherwise participate in person in university programs to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days prior to the first day of instruction for the fall term. This is subject to certain medical exemptions and accommodations based on disability or religious belief, and deferrals are available for those who are pregnant.This means UCLA faculty, staff and students working, living and/or learning on UCLA property will ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - July 16, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

TSMC Expects Auto-Chip Shortage to Abate This Quarter
The world’s largest contract chip maker said it expects the chip shortage that has hampered car makers to start easing in the next few... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Innovation Announces Extension Of Innovation Partnering Office at Monash University In Collaboration With Victorian State Government To Accelerate The Life-Sciences Hub
MELBOURNE, Australia, July 15, 2021 -- Johnson & Johnson Innovation announced today the extension of the Johnson & Johnson Innovation Partnering Office at Monash University's Clayton Campus in Melbourne (JJIPO@Monash) in collaboration with the Victorian State Government.This joint initiative between Johnson & Johnson Innovation, the Victorian Government and Monash University will be extended for approximately two years through June 30, 2023. The agreement will allow JJIPO@Monash to continue connecting with the Victorian innovation ecosystem, nurturing and accelerating innovative research, new product developmen...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - July 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Bucks County biotech firm wins $34M contract from Department of Defense
The contract will fund development of a drug that can be simultaneously effective against multiple high-risk viral agents. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 14, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news