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Care homes should come out of lockdown more slowly than rest of country on July 19, SAGE says

Care homes should come out of lockdown more slowly than rest of country on July 19 and curbs like mask-wearing and two-metre distancing should be released more gradually, SAGE recommends Urged ministers to lift care home curbs incrementally rather than all at once Group said emergence of new variants gave it cause for concern despite… Read More »

More than 100 employees sue Houston hospital over vaccine mandate

A total of 117 employees filed a joint lawsuit against Houston Methodist Hospital, alleging top brass in the medical facility planned on firing unvaccinated staff by the first week of June if they refused a shot. Jared Woodfill, a conservative Texas attorney, filed the litigation on Friday in state court, according to a complaint obtained… Read More »

Pre-pandemic, more than half of hospitals nab above-average Leapfrog safety grades

Dive Brief: One-third of the nation’s hospitals received A grades for the quality of care they provide, according to the Leapfrog Group’s annual survey, which graded more than 2,700 acute care facilities nationwide. Another 24% received B grades, suggesting that the nation’s hospitals are generally performing well in terms of the quality and safety of… Read More »

Pfizer finds more than 80 fake doses of its COVID-19 vaccine in Mexico and Poland

Pfizer finds more than 80 fake doses of its COVID-19 vaccine in Mexico and Poland – including one batch that contained an anti-wrinkle treatment Pfizer Inc said it has identified counterfeit versions of its COVID-19 vaccine being used in Mexico and Poland  In Mexico, about 80 people received fraudulent doses at one clinic in Nuevo… Read More »