In 2021, Americans' average life expectancy declined for the second year in a row and is now the lowest it has been in over 25 years, according to a new report from CDC's National Center for Health Statistics. See the trends on our interactive charts.
Amazon on Wednesday announced its selection of 10 startups for the 2022 AWS Healthcare Accelerator, a program that will provide the companies with technical and business mentorship from experts with Amazon Web Services and KidsX, a digital health accelerator from Children's Hospital Los Angeles.
The "quiet quitting" trend is gaining popularity throughout the U.S. workforce—including in health care. Writing for Becker's Hospital Review, Kelly Gooch explains how and why "quiet quitting" is manifesting in the industry, and how the trend is directly connected to patient care, quality, and safety.
New monkeypox infections appear to be declining in some areas of the world, the Biden administration finalized an $11 million deal to package the monkeypox vaccine at a U.S. facility, and more in this week's roundup of monkeypox news.