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Eli Lilly starts human study of a potential coronavirus treatment

Eli Lilly starts human study of a potential coronavirus treatment

By: Reuters
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: June 1st, 2020
Eli Lilly said on Monday it had started an early-stage trial to test its potential treatment for Covid-19, in the world’s first study of an antibody treatment against the disease.
This Seattle startup just raised $1.1M from Vulcan, others to help hospitals care for COVID-19 patients

This Seattle startup just raised $1.1M from Vulcan, others to help hospitals care for COVID-19 patients

By: Taylor Soper
Source: GeekWire
Date of Publication: May 25th, 2020
Vulcan Capital and other Seattle-area firms invested in a $1.1 million round for MDMetrix, a Seattle startup that helps hospitals manage clinical performance.
How COVID-19 is reversing economies of scale

How COVID-19 is reversing economies of scale

By: Kevin Maney
Source: strategy+business
Date of Publication: May 7th, 2020
Technology was already pushing mass markets and production to become more personalized and distributed, and the novel coronavirus is accelerating the shift.
CVS CEO Talks to Good Morning America

CVS CEO talks testing and strength of its supply chain

By: Good Morning America
Source: Good Morning America
Date of Publication: May 20th, 2020
This is why we exist: Coronavirus and the CCO – Kati Everett, Novant Health

This is why we exist: Coronavirus and the CCO – Kati Everett, Novant Health

By: Kate Everett
Source: Page Society
Given the enormous impact of Coronavirus on companies, we are shifting gears for the next few episodes. Page has been convening its members to share knowledge and best practices in these uncharted territories. We will be bringing you insights from a few of our members with a first-hand look at how they are helping their organizations grapple with these circumstances. In our first episode in this series, Kati Everett, the CCO at Novant Health, shares with us how her team is helping the people at the front lines of this battle, at a time when their business priorities have shifted entirely. The role of the communications team has never been more central to the organization when having the latest information saves lives. She ends by sharing advice for CCOs navigating this crisis, keeping in mind that there will be a time when we are post-crisis.
Infectious Diseases Experts Support Trump’s Use of Defense Production Act

Infectious Diseases Experts Support Trump’s Use of Defense Production Act

By: SHEA
Source: The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
Date of Publication: March 22nd, 2020
The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America strongly supports President Trump’s use of his authority under the Defense Production Act of 1950 to ensure healthcare workers have the personal protective equipment necessary to safely treat patients with COVID-19. Healthcare workers throughout the country have reported dire shortages of these critical supplies, putting patients and healthcare workers at risk as they lead the frontline response.
Healthcare Epidemiologists Ready U.S. Hospitals to Prevent and Care for Coronavirus Cases

Healthcare Epidemiologists Ready U.S. Hospitals to Prevent and Care for Coronavirus Cases

By: SHEA
Source: The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
Date of Publication: January 31st, 2020
The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) emphasizes the importance of supporting novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) preparedness efforts with rigorous commitment to infection prevention and science-based decision making. SHEA members – healthcare epidemiologists and other experts in infection prevention and infectious diseases working in collaboration with public health – are experienced in outbreak management, having overseen preparedness and management of 2019-nCoV, SARS, MERS-CoV, H1N1, influenza, and other infectious diseases, and are working diligently to ensure safety.
A Message from Thomas J. DeRosa, Chairman and CEO of Welltower®

A Message from Thomas J. DeRosa, Chairman and CEO of Welltower®

By: Thomas J. DeRosa
Source: Welltower
Date of Publication: March 17th, 2020
Letter from Thomas J. DeRosa, Chairman and CEO of Welltower to employees and customers regarding coronavirus.
Cleveland Clinic's Kudoboard Screenshots _ Kudoboard

Thank you, Cleveland Clinic caregivers

By: Cleveland Clinic
Source: Kudoboard
Date of Publication: April 1st, 2020
Cleveland Clinic introduced Kudoboard, a community platform to share stories and encouragement of hospital workers.
SAFE - Six Away From Everyone

SAFE - Six Away From Everyone

By: Cleveland Clinic
Source: Youtube
Date of Publication: March 31st, 2020
Cleveland Clinic's video about SAFE: six away from everyone