NIH stops its trial testing hydroxychloroquine as a potential Covid-19 treatment, the World Health Organization unveils a coronavirus vaccine distribution proposal, and more.
Health systems in May were seeing a slow return to normal patient volumes as hospitals reopened for scheduled procedures, but the return to normalcy will be slow and nonlinear, according to a Moody's Investors Service report published last week. Advisory Board's Anna Yakovenko and Colin Gelbaugh break down the report details—and provide insight on how hospitals can maintain May's volume uptick going forward.
America's coronavirus epidemic is resurging, but the country's professional sports leagues are moving forward with "reopening" plans that include some unique strategies, such as disease-detecting rings and team isolation "bubbles." Daily Briefing's Ashley Fuoco Antonelli outlines the details of the plans—and the ongoing obstacles professional sports leagues face as they resume amid the country's continuing public health crisis.
Visitors from eight states where cases of the new coronavirus are rising rapidly will be required to self-quarantine for two weeks upon entering Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, and Wisconsin.