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Apr 6, 2021
The AHA unveiled several new resources to aid hospitals’ and health systems’ efforts to increase the public’s confidence in COVID-19 vaccines.
Apr 6, 2021
All U.S. adults will become eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine by April 19, President Biden announced. That’s a couple weeks sooner than the May 1 target he announced last month.
Apr 5, 2021
Join the AHA and its American Organization for Nursing Leadership April 7 at 1 p.m. ET for a panel discussion on ways to identify and address inequities in maternal care, empower women of color and create solutions to improve maternal health equity.
Apr 5, 2021
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released a toolkit for qualified health plans applying for plan year 2022 certification, and guidance to help applicants identify essential community providers and meet network adequacy standards.
Apr 5, 2021
The FBI and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency advised organizations to protect their computer networks from known vulnerabilities in FortiOS, the operating system for the Fortinet network security system.
Apr 5, 2021
Johnson & Johnson will soon start testing its COVID-19 vaccine candidate in U.S. adolescents, the company announced.
Apr 5, 2021 by Rod Hochman, M.D.
We know that a person’s health is influenced more by their social and economic circumstances than by access to medical services. However, making a real difference for people who struggle with social needs remains a significant challenge. 
Apr 2, 2021
The Biden-Harris administration sent Congress its first-year drug policy priorities, as required by each new administration. 
Apr 2, 2021
The Food and Drug Administration alerted health care providers to the risk of infections associated with reprocessed urological endoscopes, used to view and access the urinary tract, citing over 450 medical device reports since 2017 describing post-procedure patient infections or other possible contamination. 
Apr 2, 2021
The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission yesterday recommended that Congress require the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to transition to a Medicare indirect medical education adjustme