Hospitals turn to online matchmakers to swap supplies

Hospitals turn to online matchmakers to swap supplies Facing shortages of protective equipment, two New England hospital systems tried the latest twist in internet matchmaking: online swap meets. As the coronavirus pandemic stretches on, online platforms have popped up to match hospitals that need masks,...

Most new COVID-19 patients in NY not working

Most new COVID-19 patients coming into New York hospitals are not working and not traveling and tend to come from home, according to a new state survey. (May 6) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/...

COVID-19 Leaves U.S. Hospitals in Financial Crisis

COVID-19 Leaves U.S. Hospitals in Financial Crisis Nearly all elective procedures were halted under lockdown orders intended to promote social distancing, including lucrative surgeries to treat orthopedic injuries, heart problems and cosmetic concerns, Ku said. “Those are some things that tended to be their profit...

DeSantis: Hospital systems holding up amid virus

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis touted victories in the state’s virus data, saying hospitals in Florida had unused ventilators and hospital beds. DeSantis gave his latest COVID-19 briefing on Monday from Tampa General Hospital in southwest Florida. (April 27) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website:...