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Strike averted with new contract for Chicago Loretto Hospital workers

Dive Brief: Service workers at Chicago’s Loretto Hospital reached a tentative agreement with management Friday on a new contract, averting a strike planned to start Monday. The agreement raises the minimum starting wage to at least $ 15 an hour for all hospital employees represented by SEIU Illinois. Those employees include patient care technicians, emergency… Read More »

Georgia governor reopens coronavirus field hospital at Atlanta convention center

One room at a temporary hospital is viewed at the Georgia World Congress Center, Thursday, April 16, 2020, in Atlanta. Georgia. Ron Harris | Pool | AP Georgia is planning to reopen a field hospital at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center as the state struggles with increasing hospitalizations and a record-breaking number of new Covid-19… Read More »

Mayo Clinic And Tech Firm Launch ‘Hospital Care At Home’ Venture

The Mayo Clinic and the technology company Medically Home are partnering to launch a new healthcare … [+] delivery model that will deliver “advanced care” typically available inside a hospital into patient homes. The Mayo Clinic The Mayo Clinic and the technology company Medically Home are partnering to launch a new healthcare delivery model that… Read More »

COVID-19: Shuttered Montreal hospital may be re-opened to in-patients, other makeshift facilities in works

It is a symbol of Montreal’s long history, founded in the 17th Century by a pioneering nurse, only to be finally closed for in-patients two years ago. Now, the mostly shuttered Hotel Dieu hospital could be brought back to something like full life to help in the historic battle against COVID-19. Quebec’s health ministry says… Read More »