Anticipating a shortage of medical personnel to treat the influx of sick patients, officials put out a call for retired doctors, nurses and other medical professionals to work.
At some hospitals, staff said they are being told that, contrary to standard protocol of disposal after a single use, they should clean and reuse masks,
Should a health worker who contracted coronavirus while working on the front line of the health system get preferential treatment if care is being rationed?
As surprise medical billing has emerged as a hot-button issue for voters, doctors, hospitals and insurers have been lobbying to protect their own money flows.
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Pharmaceutical companies have paid doctors billions of dollars for consulting, promotional talks, meals and more. Doctors who received payments linked to specific drugs prescribed more of those drugs.
The number of women applying and entering U.S. Medical schools is increasing while the number of men applying and entering medical schools is declining..
In a recent study, women doctors were more likely to be introduced by their first names rather than by their titles.
Professional societies are reluctant to make recommendations against low-value treatments that make money for their members.
Compared with male physicians, women spend more time with their patients, are more likely to adhere to guidelines and are more careful in their prescribing.
The Trump administration wants to drop an Obama-era rule designed to ensure that there are enough doctors to care for Medicaid patients.