Overall physician compensation increased by 0.12% in 2020, but some specialties saw median compensation rates higher than others, according to AMGA's 34th annual AMGA Medical Group Compensation and Productivity Survey. See what specialties had the highest median compensation in 2020 on our interactive charts.
Use of antibody treatments for Covid-19 has soared in recent months—and new clinical trial data suggests that further promising antibody treatments may be on the way. Still, one population health expert warned, "This is not a substitute for [a] vaccine, by any means."
The delta variant is one of the most virulent coronavirus variants that have emerged over the course of the pandemic. As it causes surges in Covid-19 cases around the world, many public health experts are concerned it could "morph into something more formidable."
The World Health Organization reports that global coronavirus cases may be stabilizing, Moderna completes its data submission for full FDA approval of its vaccine, and more in this week's roundup of Covid-19 news.
YouTube reported that it has removed more than one million videos containing Covid-19 misinformation, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from California, the District of Columbia, and Texas.