Category: Personal care

Direct care crisis ‘will explode’ without immediate government support, warns PHI

From low wages to a lack of career advancement opportunities, there are a number of issues plaguing the healthcare workforce. Under the current presidential administration, however, it is possible to re-examine the state of the caregiver workforce and implement several changes that could improve the profession, thereby ensuring care for the elderly. PHI, a New […]

Medline and InComm Payments Team to Streamline OTC

Healthcare company Medline and payment technology company InComm Payments are teaming up to improve the experience of managed health plan members purchasing over-the-counter (OTC) products, according to a Press release. The partnership will focus on creating more flexible ways to pay for over-the-counter items, such as first aid, home diagnostics, personal care, medication and bath […]

State Department of Health reports 3 days total of 547 new cases, 13 more deaths – CBS Pittsburgh

By: KDKA-TV News Staff HARRISBURG (KDKA) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports a three-day total of 547 new coronavirus cases and 13 additional deaths. READ MORE: Pennsylvania’s instant gun background check system sees drop for first time in a year That brings the statewide total to 1,214,320 cases and 27,750 COVID-19-related deaths since the […]

Invest in Connecticut’s Continuum of Community Care Before It’s Too Late

For patients with severe mental illness, home behavioral health may be one of the few, if not the only, connection between them and the community in which they live. As part of a larger set of services known as skilled home health care, home behavioral health enables these patients to receive physical and mental health […]

Proof of vaccination is now required for employees of Revera long-term care homes

WINNIPEG – Workers at one of the largest operators of long-term care homes in Canada are now required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination. A Revera spokesperson confirmed to CTV that a new policy, effective July 1, states that all staff working in care homes owned and operated by the company should be vaccinated, except […]

Even Bonuses of $ 10,000 and More Don’t Reduce the Shortage of “Critical” Nurses in Western Pennsylvania

Some health officials deem the shortage of nurses in western Pennsylvania “critical,” reports the Pittsburgh Tribune-Revue. The shortage is occurring in a region characterized by a rapidly aging population and shrinking workforce, and has only been exacerbated by the pandemic. The UPMC and the Allegheny Health Network, both based in Pittsburgh, posted more than 2,200 […]

Over 11.7 million vaccinations to date, 62.9% of the general population received the first dose, 60.3% of Pennsylvanians aged 18 and over fully vaccinated, PA ranks 9th out of 50 States for the first dose of vaccination

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed that at midnight on Friday, July 2, there were 304 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 1,212,561 . There are 310 people hospitalized with COVID-19. Of that number, 59 patients are in the intensive care unit with COVID-19. Most hospital patients […]

Amedisys seeks to withdraw from home health pack with Contessa “No Brainer” deal

Aging-in-place company Amedisys Inc. (Nasdaq: AMED) on Wednesday announced plans to acquire pioneer home hospital Contessa Health for $ 250 million. From a technical standpoint, the deal – which is expected to be concluded later this summer – makes a lot of sense for Amedisys. Among the strategic advantages, for example, it offers the Baton […]

‘Happy we’re back to work’: Durham personal care businesses reopen – Durham

After an extended hiatus, the lights are turned back on in many hair and beauty salons, barber shops, and other personal care service businesses. “We’re all happy to have returned to work and can’t wait to get started,” said Shawn Lewis, aka Bucky the Barber, owner of Custom Cutz Barbershop in Pickering and Whitby. Lewis […]

Active Personal Care Consumption Market Trend, Forecast, Drivers, Restraints, Company Profiles and Key Player Analysis by 2028 – Niagara News

the Personal Care Active Consumption Market report provides a detailed analysis of Key factors influencing market growth including drivers, restraints, lucrative opportunities, technological advancements, industry specific challenges, recent developments and competitive analysis, CAGR, market share, revenue, gross margin, value, volume, industry size, share, growth, segmentation, key trends, standardization, deployment models, strategies, future roadmaps and annual […]

Kadenwood Raises $ 50 Million to Accelerate Leading Position in Transforming CBD into Consumer Wellness Category

This latest round of funding further accelerates the brand’s mission to standardize CBD in health and wellness products. Tweet this During the first half of 2021, Kadenwood completed a number of leading acquisitions, including CBD wellness brands Healist Advanced Naturals and Social CBD. Kadenwood’s organic growth and acquisition approach creates the largest retail CBD distribution […]

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