Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Sep 23, 2020
A fourth-grade student wrote a heartfelt note thanking the many heroes at Nebraska Medicine for helping people and fighting “villain viruses.”
Sep 23, 2020
Butler Hospital, a psychiatric hospital in Rhode Island, shares encouragement and ideas for managing anxiety and stress during the pandemic.
Sep 23, 2020
Two clinical trials launched in April to evaluate convalescent plasma as a treatment for patients hospitalized with COVID-19 are expanding, the National Institutes of Health announced.
Sep 23, 2020
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention awarded $200 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act funds to help states, territories and other jurisdictions prepare to distribute and administer COVID-19 vaccine.
Sep 23, 2020
Johnson & Johnson said  that its COVID-19 vaccine candidate is moving to a global phase 3 clinical trial.
Sep 23, 2020
This Member Advisory summarizes the federal strategy for the public distribution of COVID-19 vaccines.
Sep 22, 2020
Nearly 30 representatives urged House leaders to modify in the next COVID-19 response package impending thresholds for qualifying participants in Advanced Alternative Payment Models, which they said threaten to “derail” the movement to value-based care under the Medicare Access and CHIP…
Sep 22, 2020
The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 today surpassed 200,000, according to the Coronavirus Resource Center at Johns Hopkins University & Medicine.
Sep 22, 2020
Special 75-minute call begins at 1 p.m. ET The AHA is hosting calls for all hospital and health system leaders to provide the latest information on and answer questions about the COVID-19 pandemic. The next call is Thursday, Sept. 24 from 1-2:15-p.m. ET. AHA Board Chair Melinda Estes, M.D., AHA…