Tag Archives: amid

As COVID-19 surges, hospitals scramble to find staff amid exhausted workforce

Dive Brief: Demand for temporary healthcare staff is on the rise again as systems across the country face a record number of COVID-19 cases. Staffing firm Aya Healthcare reported a 57% increase in demand for travel nurses over the past 30 days and posted 24,115 open positions as of Monday. Open “crisis nursing” positions increased 291%… Read More »

Physician pay growth pushed down amid COVID-19. Women bear the brunt, survey finds

Dive Brief: A new survey by Doximity concludes that physician incomes rose only 1.5% this year compared to 2019, a steep drop compared to the steady 4% average increases recorded in recent years. The 2020 pay bump is also nearly a full point below the U.S. inflation rate, although they are still compensated handsomely. The survey… Read More »

Amid pandemic, specialty telehealth outpaces urgent care, Amwell poll says

Dive Brief: Doctors and consumers expect to use virtual care more often after COVID-19 than they did before, according to a new survey from telehealth vendor Amwell, hinting at the long-term potential of the virtual care model in healthcare. Prior to the pandemic, the majority of virtual visits were for on-demand urgent care. But this… Read More »

Kaia Gerber and Jacob Elordi Spotted Holding Hands in NYC Amid Dating Rumors

Kaia Gerber was spotted holding hands with her rumored boyfriend, Jacob Elordi, in NYC. Kaia and Jacob have been spotted together multiple times this summer. Awful close, aren’t we? Kaia Gerber and Jacob Elordi are looking like a couple ~again~ while holding hands in NYC. They were spotted leaving a gym in SoHo and we… Read More »