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French hospital worker on hunger strike over vaccine mandate

Thierry Paysant says rule was imposed in ‘violent way’ as 3,000 healthcare workers suspended for failing to get vaccinated by deadline.A French hospital worker has said he is on a hunger strike to protest against a government rule that healthcare workers will be suspended if they are not vaccinated against COVID-19. Thierry Paysant, a fire…

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Some California Hospital Workers Plan to Defy Sept. 30 Vaccine Deadline

More than 70 employees at a hospital in Monterey, Calif., have decided to defy a state mandate requiring health workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by Sept. 30. Elisabeth Sims, a registered nurse at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP) told The Epoch Times the group of nurses and other medical professionals are planning…

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A N.Y. Hospital Will Stop Delivering Babies As Workers Quit Over A Vaccine Mandate

A droplet falls from a syringe after a health care worker was injected with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine last year at a hospital in Providence, R.I. David Goldman/AP hide caption toggle caption David Goldman/AP A droplet falls from a syringe after a health care worker was injected with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine last year at…

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Texas Hospital System Bans Use of Ivermectin for COVID-19

A Hospital system in Texas imposed new restrictions on the use of ivermectin, dubbed the “wonder drug,” for the treatment of COVID-19.  St. Luke’s Health will only allow its infectious disease physicians to use the drug for preventive treatment of strongyloidiasis, a roundworm infection, per Just the News.  A directive suggests that non-infectious disease physicians…

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Judge: Hospital Doesn’t Have to Give Patient Ivermectin

Sept. 8, 2021 — An Ohio judge ruled that a hospital does not have to give a patient the drug ivermectin as part of COVID-19 treatment because it hasn’t been proven effective, even though a doctor prescribed it. Ivermectin is used to prevent parasites in animals such as horses and cows. Some conservative media outlets…

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Texas Hospital Reports 50 Mu COVID Cases As Delta’s Dominance Continues

Roughly 50 cases of the Mu variant of COVID have been detected in a Texas hospital, according to local news outlets.It’s the newest variant to be dubbed a variant of interest (VOI) by the World Health Organization (WHO), which updated its VOI list last week and officially gave Mu its name. The variant is also…

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Bassitt out of hospital after liner strikes face

Bassitt out of hospital after liner strikes face

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Is the Hospital Price Transparency Rule Actually Lowering Costs?

In 2019, the U.S. spent $3.8 trillion or $11,582 per capita on healthcare, about 18% of the gross domestic product. The affordability of hospital care, which accounts for the largest share of healthcare spending (31% or $1.2 trillion), has significant public interest implications. The lack of hospital price transparency has been considered to be an…

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‘We have no vacancies at the hospital’: Doctor implores public to take Covid precautions

IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.Dr. Mark Laperouse, E.R. medical director for Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center, talks about the dire situation at his hospital, the biggest in Louisiana, which would typically take in overflow patients from surrounding areas but is currently full…

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Jets assistant in hospital after ‘horrific’ bike accident

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Jets assistant coach Greg Knapp was in a “horrific” bicycle accident last weekend and is in critical condition.