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Accelerating Digital Health To Achieve Equitable Delivery Of The COVID-19 Vaccine

February 4, 2021 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, Telehealth

Last modified February 5, 2021

The authors of this piece argue that digital health has the potential to facilitate a more widely distributed model of vaccine delivery that can help reach traditionally underserved populations.

Rural Healthcare Surge Readiness

January 19, 2021 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce

Last modified January 20, 2021

Key and essential resources, tools, and training to prepare for and respond to COVID-19 in your community.

Beyond Survival to Transformation: Investing in Safety-Net Innovation to Address the Impacts of COVID-19

October 7, 2020 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce

Last modified October 8, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic causing further strain on safety-net health systems, innovation and investment are key to improve and sustain the essential services these facilities provide.

Rebuilding the Foundation of Rural Health after COVID-19

October 7, 2020 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce

Last modified October 8, 2020

An article examining how to rebuild the rural health system after COVID-19, including a focus on new financing and delivery models, community engagement, local health planning, and regionalization of delivery systems.

5 Things to Consider When Preparing Your 2021 Staffing Plan

September 2, 2020 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, Onboarding, Recruitment & Volunteers

Last modified September 3, 2020

The pandemic has made it challenging for medical institutions to plan ahead. Here’s how hospitals and practices can identify future staffing needs and develop a roadmap for the year ahead.

COVID-19 Underscores The Need For Digital Quality Measurement

August 27, 2020 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce

Last modified August 28, 2020

A blog post highlighting the importance of digital quality measurement, a method to combat weaknesses to developing clinical guidelines shown throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Moving On From Telehealth-By-Desperation: What Will Make Telehealth Stick

August 21, 2020 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, Telehealth

Last modified August 24, 2020

Evidence is already emerging that telehealth use has peaked, and providers are starting to abandon it.

Hard Times for Rural EMS

August 10, 2020 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce

Last modified August 12, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has made the entire rural EMS infrastructure at risk for further widespread deterioration.

Separate, but Together

August 4, 2020 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, Engagement & Morale, Health and Wellness

Last modified August 5, 2020

NYSHealth President and CEO David Sandman discusses the importance of being socially connected while staying physically distant during the pandemic.

Traveling Nurse from Hot Spot to Hot Spot

July 27, 2020 by Christen Aldrich

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce

Last modified July 28, 2020

First New York, then Iowa, then Arizona: What one nurse’s journey tells us about the country’s coronavirus outbreak.