The best (and worst) states for nurses in 2021, according to WalletHub; the six "Top Companies" in health care, according to LinkedIn; and more.
WalletHub assessed 22 metrics to give each state an overall ranking for its attractiveness to nurses, as well as separate rankings for "Opportunity & Competition" and "Work Environment." See where your state ranked in our interactive map.
The 6 'Top Companies' in health care, according to LinkedIn (Tuesday, May 18)
LinkedIn last month released its fifth annual "Top Companies" list, spotlighting the "50 best workplaces to grow your career in the U.S."—and six health care organizations, plus several other companies with health care interests, made the cut.
As more countries consider "mixing and matching" two Covid-19 vaccine doses from different manufacturers, trials are underway to test whether the practice is effective, safe, and feasible. Here's what an early trial into combining the Pfizer/BioNTech and AstraZeneca vaccines has learned so far.
When will you need a Covid-19 booster shot? Here's what experts say. (Thursday, May 20)
Many experts believe the immunity conveyed by Covid-19 vaccines will fade over time—but when might a booster shot be required, and how will the manufacturing and distribution of booster vaccines work? Here are the latest predictions from Anthony Fauci, chief medical advisor to the White House, and the CEOs of Moderna and Pfizer.
JPMorgan Chase just launched Morgan Health (Friday, May 21)
JPMorgan Chase—which previously tried to shake up health care via Haven, its now-defunct joint venture with Amazon and Berkshire Hathaway—on Thursday announced it's trying again, launching a new business unit called Morgan Health. Here's what you need to know.