She needs back surgery. ECMC said it wasn’t essential. How an Orchard Park woman fought back against Covid restrictions | Business Local

She needs back surgery. ECMC said it wasn’t essential. How an Orchard Park woman fought back against Covid restrictions | Business Local

It’s something that has become increasingly common as hospitals have faced staff shortages, difficulties offloading patients to nursing homes, and now there is an executive order aimed at providing hospital capacity to increase Covid-19 hospital admissions. “In compliance with the state’s recent mandate to suspend elective surgeries, the center’s medical center physicians regularly review surgical … Read more

New year brings tourism back to Sri Lanka despite omicron fears

New year brings tourism back to Sri Lanka despite omicron fears

CHICAGO: Muslim community leaders in Texas and activists across the United States expressed support for members of a Colleville synagogue that was attacked Saturday, sparking a 10-hour hostage crisis. The SWAT team penetrated the Beth Israel Synagogue at approximately 9:30 p.m. in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, freeing all the hostages. Police said, without giving further details, … Read more

Day Three Notes For The 40th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, 2022 – Food, Drugs, Healthcare, Life Sciences

Day Three Notes For The 40th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, 2022 – Food, Drugs, Healthcare, Life Sciences

Have you been working lately? Hopefully that day, the third day of the fortyy The annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference was definitely a day to lift the heavy lifting. Got a challenge that seems overwhelming? A problem big enough to completely scare others? Do you eat triathlon for lunch? Well, you’ll like the third day … Read more

Key lessons in health systems science that pre-meds should know

Key lessons in health systems science that pre-meds should know

The subject of health systems science—a foundational platform and framework for studying and understanding how care is delivered, how health professionals work together to deliver that care, and how the health system can improve patient care and delivery of health care—has become an increasingly important part of medical school curricula in recent years. Its importance … Read more

What is the Omicron variant?

What is the Omicron variant?

Omicron, a variant of concern Omicron, a variant of concern The SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.1.529 has been classified as a variant of concern and named Omicron by the World Health Organization (WHO), after researchers in South Africa identified and reported the variant on Nov. 24, 2021. According to the WHO, Omicron is concerning because it has … Read more