Summit Health CEO Jeff Alter discusses how the acquisition by Walgreens’ VillageMD will affect the company’s growth trajectory.
Mental health patients are staying in hospital emergency departments longer, prompting providers to lobby for regulatory and legislative fixes.
Public health workers are fleeing labs
Public health nurses, microbiologists, epidemiologists, health officers and other staff members who fend off infectious diseases like tuberculosis and HIV, inspect restaurants and work to keep communities healthy are abandoning the field. It’s a problem that temporary boosts in funding can’t fix.