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11/23/2020 - The Register-Herald
CHARLESTON, WV - Following this morning’s announcement by pharmaceutical company Pfizer that it is seeking emergency use authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for their new COVID-19 vaccine, Gov. Justice announced during Friday’s pandemic briefing that state officials in West Virginia have been preparing for months and are ready to implement an efficient vaccine distribution plan the moment that a vaccine is approved.

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11/20/2020 - The Parkersburg News and Sentinel
PARKERSBURG, WV - WVU Medicine Camden Clark Medical Center has announced the appointment of a chief medical officer.

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11/20/2020 - Modern Healthcare by: Jessica Kim Cohen
WASHINGTON, DC - The Sequoia Project, a healthcare interoperability not-for-profit, on Thursday released a supplement to a patient-matching framework it released in 2018, this time focusing on matching people between payers.

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11/20/2020 - The Hill by: Nathaniel Weixel
WASHINGTON, DC - A World Health Organization panel recommended against using remdesivir in hospitalized patients with COVID-19 because there is no evidence it improves survival.

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11/20/2020 - Modern Healthcare by: Maria Castellucci
WASHINGTON, DC - A new study suggests patients with coronavirus — particularly those over 65 — may present to healthcare settings with only symptoms of delirium rather than well-known signs of the virus like fever and shortness of breath.

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11/20/2020 - Modern Healthcare by: Jennifer Henderson
WASHINGTON, DC - Prescription drug costs have skyrocketed in the U.S. in recent years.

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11/20/2020 - The Associated Press by: Marilynn Marchione
WASHINGTON, DC - Health officials around the world are clashing over the use of certain drugs for COVID-19, leading to different treatment options for patients depending on where they live.

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