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Covid-19 latest: Wuhan discharges outbreak’s last coronavirus patient

By Sam Wong , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool Construction workers on the site of the Wuhan Greenland Center on 24 April 2020.STR/AFP via Getty Images Latest coronavirus news as of 5 pm on 27 April All covid-19 patients discharged from Wuhan hospitals Wuhan, where the coronavirus pandemic began, has discharged the… Read More »

Camilla health latest: Duchess missed appearance due to illness – what were her symptoms?

Camilla, 72, was due to attend a dinner at the London Library last night to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of prince Albert – the first Royal patron of the London Library. But the Duchess of Cornwall was forced to cancel her appearance after she was advised by her doctor to stay at… Read More »

MedPAC’s Latest Bad Idea: Forcing Doctors to Join ACOs

By KIP SULLIVAN, JD At its April 4, 2019 meeting, the staff of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) asked the commission to discuss a very strange proposal: Doctors who treat patients enrolled in Medicare’s traditional fee-for-service (FFS) program must join an “accountable care organization” (ACO) or give up their FFS Medicare practice. (The staff… Read More »

6 reasons journalists should just say no to Mayo Clinic’s latest journalism ‘residency’ program

The Mayo Clinic’s Jacksonville campus will host a journalism “residency.” Craving a trip to Florida in February? If you’re a journalist, the Mayo Clinic has you covered. Once again Mayo is extending an offer to educate health care journalists, this time with what it’s calling a “residency” scheduled for Feb. 24-28 at the Mayo Clinic… Read More »