After more than a month of social distancing, some Americans are experiencing "quarantine fatigue." Some people are taking to the streets to protest so-called "stay-at-home" orders—and some states are taking steps to ease those restrictions, even though they haven't achieved metrics called for by public health officials.
The number of reported U.S. deaths tied to the new coronavirus surpassed 50,000 as of Tuesday morning, but new data suggests that figure might be a drastic undercount.
Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) last week submitted a waiver request seeking CMS' permission to expand the state's Medicaid program and transition the federal portion of the state's Medicaid funding to a type of block grant, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from California, New York, and Oklahoma.