The White House has formed a new task force that will prepare for the emergence of new variants of SARS-CoV-2 — the virus that causes COVID-19 — and other pandemic threats, according to Bloomberg Government.
Duluth, Minn.-based Essentia Health will demolish St. Mary’s Medical Center and build a new 12-story, 942,000-square-foot hospital tower as part of its $900 million project, the Star Tribune reported Jan. 18.
Providence Anesthesiology Associates completed 1,135 same-day total joint replacements at freestanding ASCs in 2021.
As the U.S. deals with a major labor shortage, a Jan. 11 Brookings report estimates that about 15 percent of unfilled jobs could be the result of people struggling with long COVID-19.
Richard Chesnos will retire from his role as senior vice president and CFO of Pittsburgh-based St. Clair Health on April 1.