Author | Frank Diamond


Healthcare Workers Stricken by COVID Fight for Compensation Benefits

July 13, 2020


Up until now, the workers had to prove convincingly that they became infected on the job. But 16 states are now considering putting the onus on the hospital: Make it prove that the worker didn’t get the disease on the job.

Join or Die: How COVID-19 Forces More Healthcare Consolidation

July 10, 2020


Brent James, MD: “Those practices and those hospitals have no choice. A number of them face going out of business, even with the loans the government's giving today.”

Q&A: Infection Prevention Shouldn’t Be a Hit-or-Miss Thing

July 07, 2020


Sharon Ward-Fore, MS, MT(ASCP), CIC, says that non-healthcare companies need a lot of help following infection prevention and control guidelines. They may call on infection preventionists for that help.

Q&A: Pool Testing Needed to Slow COVID-19’s Advance

July 06, 2020


Kevin Kavanagh, MD, the founder of the patient advocaty group Health Watch USAsm, has been sounding the alarm about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) from the beginning. He tells Infection Control Today® that it might be time for pool or community testing.