Tag Archives: amid

Humana warns of Q4 loss amid increased COVID-19 costs, rebounding utilization

Dive Brief: Humana bested Wall Street expectations as it gained more members during the third quarter, generated higher revenue and beat earnings estimates, according to its quarterly results released Tuesday morning. The payer’s medical utilization continued to trend slightly below pre-COVID levels during the third quarter, though still well above the severe dip in March… Read More »

LGBTQ Pride Month 2020: List of Virtual Pride Events With Dates and Website Links That is Set to Take Place Amid Pandemic!

Representational Image (Photo Credits: unsplash.com) June marks Pride Month in the United States of America. The month-long observation is marked to commemorate the Stonewall Riots in New York City (NYC) in 1969. Long parades, celebrations, joyous festivals, workshops, picnics and parties are all principal components of LGBTQ+ Pride Month. NYC hosts Pride Parade during this… Read More »

Jaime King’s Husband Kyle Newman Accuses Her of Drug Addiction and Alcoholism Amid Their Divorce

Jaime King and Kyle Newman are divorcing after 12 years and two children together. Jaime was recently granted a temporary restraining order against him, and now Kyle is alleging that Jaime has been “a chronic drug addict and alcoholic.” If you thought that Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler’s divorce would be the most yikes celeb… Read More »

Half of US physicians using telemedicine amid pandemic, survey finds

Dive Brief: In response to the coronavirus pandemic, close to half (48%) of all U.S. physicians are now treating patients through telemedicine, up from 18% in 2018, according to new data from Merritt Hawkins. Of the 842 physicians surveyed, 32% said they will change practice settings, leave patient care roles, temporarily shut their practices or… Read More »

Tougher quarantine amid Tas virus outbreak

Tasmania has stepped up quarantine measures in the state’s northwest, where an outbreak of coronavirus has hit two hospitals. Thirty-eight people linked to the North West Regional Hospital and North West Private Hospital in Burnie, including 26 healthcare workers, have tested positive to COVID-19. About 130 staff from the hospitals have been stood down and… Read More »

Amid coronavirus-related cuts, Texas hospital offers employees bonuses

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. As many as 16 million Americans have lost their jobs over the last three weeks, and frontline health care workers saw pay cuts and benefits slashed while they put their personal health at risk to take care of the nation’s sickened… Read More »