Posts Tagged: #Michigan

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Iranian Hackers Targeting, Exploiting VPN Flaws of US Healthcare, IT Orgs Health IT Security Iran-backed hackers are targeting US federal agencies and businesses using flaws in commonly used Virtual Private Networks. U.S. plans to distribute… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Whitmer Vetoes Bill to Expand Immunity From Medical Lawsuits US News & World Report Michigan governor vetoed legislation that would have given additional health providers protection from lawsuits in any state-declared emergency. Michigan’s key COVID-19… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Beaumont board voices support for merger with Advocate Aurora as physicians criticize leadership Becker’s Hospital Review While some concerned physicians have circulated a no-confidence letter that the merger would remove local control, the Beaumont Health… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: WHO underplaying risk of airborne spread of Covid-19, say scientists MSN Scientists authoring a letter to WHO are indicating that airborne spread of the disease is more important than WHO has acknowledged. CVS develops app… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Trinity Health announces more furloughs, job cuts in pandemic’s wake The Detroit News Livonia-based Trinity Health is furloughing and laying off more employees. Large jump in Michigan deaths outside hospitals as coronavirus raged Bridge Between… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1 in 5 patients have found errors in visit notes Healthcare IT News Patients reported finding mistakes in diagnoses, medications, medical history, incorrect patient notes and more. Henry Ford, Michigan State partnership expansion to add… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Michigan Senate OKs police, firefighter use of EpiPens The Detroit News The Michigan Senate passed bills allowing police and firefighters to carry and use EpiPens to treat allergic reactions and offering protections to school employees… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: U.S. FDA finds high levels of carcinogen in diabetes drug metformin. Reuters The FDA found a possible cancer-causing impurity in some versions of the popular diabetes drug metformin. OSHA Health-Care Virus Safety Inspections Mount in… Read the rest »