FDA on Friday authorized booster shots of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines for everyone ages 18 and older, a move that has drawn a mixed response from health experts. Here are five key considerations for health care leaders, according to Advisory Board expert Pamela Divack.
Only a limited number of Covid-19 vaccines have been used so far, but hundreds more are still being developed and tested worldwide. Some, such as protein-based vaccines, may eventually prove to be a more effective or appropriate choice for certain populations.
Radio Advisory's Rachel Woods sat down with Advisory Board CNO Carol Boston-Fleischhauer to talk about the nationwide shortage of nurses and what hospitals can do now to address some of the bigger problems nurses face today.
A study found that more than 50% of Covid-19 survivors experience long-term symptoms, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases enrolled its first participant in a long-term study on Covid-19's impact on children and young adults, and more in this week's roundup of Covid-19 news.
When an otherwise healthy 38-year-old man suddenly started having unexplained seizures, his illness was a mystery—until a CT scan of his head uncovered a strange anomaly not commonly found in the United States, according to a new case study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, Timothy Bella writes for the Washington Post.
Disney Cruise Line will soon require all passengers age five or older to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Florida, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.