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Because the US tries to stave off one other Covid-19 surge this winter, well being consultants encourage anybody who’s eligible to get a booster dose of vaccine accomplish that.





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A pharmacist provides a booster shot final month to a senior at a McDonald’s in Fullerton, California.

About 10.7 million folks have obtained a booster shot, together with roughly 15% of seniors ages 65 and up, based on knowledge from the US Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention.

Thus far, solely the Pfizer vaccine has been licensed to be used as a booster for

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The specially-equipped mobile health clinics, powered by TELUS Health and operated by Sanguen Health Centre, Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre and Ottawa Inner City Health are offering COVID-19 vaccinations to Ontarians in need

TORONTO, June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, TELUS announced that through its innovative Health for Good program – in partnership with Waterloo’s Sanguen Health Centre, Toronto’s Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre, and Ottawa’s Inner City Health – COVID-19 vaccinations are being provided to at-risk and vulnerable residents of Ontario from its mobile health clinics, powered by TELUS Health. These specially-equipped clinics on wheels have

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As I’ve written before, there are numerous tech solutions being proffered to advance care, better manage disease states (value based care), and improve patient interactions with clinicians. The tech marketplace is the wild west of ideas with different applications (e.g., patient scheduling, telemedicine, rev cycle, mhealth apps, AI, machine learning) developed to address different segments or stressors on the care delivery ecosystem.

For instance, as Covid snaked its way into the fabric of the world, hospital finances suffered, patients avoided care (in some instances, urgently needed care), and clinician capacity far outweighed demand. If ever there existed a silver lining

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Norov Bayarjargal, a local herder in the Gobi Desert, stands in front of a makeshift mobile health clinic in Dersene-Us, his native village in the southern tip of Mongolia. Beside him are two yurts and occasional herds grazing the land, but in the distance there is nothing but desert and sky for miles. Norov has just had a consultation with a mobile health team from the sub-provincial health centre, which visits herder communities in their own homes.

The mobile health team screens herders and their families for communicable and non-communicable diseases, signs of cholesterol and sugar in their blood and

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Newswise — Baltimore, MD- LifeBridge Health recently announced the launch of its “Care Happens Here” mobile unit, which will bring a wide range of healthcare testing and treatment services, including COVID-19 vaccinations, to vulnerable communities throughout central Maryland. The new mobile unit will offer a targeted “on the ground” approach to providing COVID-19 testing, medical care (including pediatrics, specialized senior care and post-acute care), as well as immunizations and referrals for further medical and social services. LifeBridge Health developed the Care Happens Here unit to assess and address social determinants of health and unmet needs in neighborhoods where residents often

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