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Asia Today: More controls used in Beijing as outbreak grows

China is reporting 40 more coronavirus infections as it increased testing and lockdown measures in the capital By The Associated Press June 16, 2020, 2:42 AM 3 min read 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BEIJING — China reported 40 more coronavirus infections Tuesday as it increased testing and lockdown measures… Read More »

Singapore’s health ministry confirms 518 more coronavirus cases

FILE PHOTO: A woman wearing a protective face mask walks into a shopping mall, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Singapore May 27, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su (Reuters) – Singapore has confirmed 518 more coronavirus infections, the health ministry said on Sunday, taking its tally to 34,884. Migrant workers living in dormitories make up the… Read More »

How data is presented to clinicians can make work more efficient, bend the cost curve

If a hospital or health system’s goal is to help providers make higher-value care decisions that improve outcomes and reduce costs, the key to doing so is data — and presenting it to care teams in a fast, actionable manner. Houston Methodist recently tested this hypothesis in a 90-day pilot study that explored how presenting… Read More »

More than 9,000 healthcare workers have contracted COVID-19 as of last week, CDC says

Healthcare workers who treat patients infected with the COVID-19 coronavirus are at risk of contracting the disease themselves due to frequent exposure and proximity to such patients. New figures from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention detail the extent to which this is true, finding that 9,282 healthcare workers across the country are… Read More »