Despite another wave of COVID, deaths remain low

June 21, 2022 – Although Omicron’s new sub-variants have led to another increase in coronavirus cases in the United States in recent weeks, deaths have remained at some of the lowest levels of the pandemic. The recent death toll breaks with the trend seen so far during the pandemic, where deaths tend to rise just … Read more

Innovating the next COVID-19 variant … and the next pandemic

In an ideal world, COVID-19 would be a thing of the past and another pandemic would be a distant possibility. Unfortunately, we don’t live in an ideal world and there’s no way to predict when the next dangerous variant or pandemic of COVID-19 will emerge. Case in point: monkeypox. We must be ready. Given the … Read more

‘My negligence insurance has doubled! I can’t afford to practice ‘

Angela Intili, MD, a gynecologist, was used to seeing her medical malpractice insurance premium increase slightly every two years. But she was shocked by the drastic increase she experienced recently. Over the past two years, Intili’s premiums have gone from $ 60,000 to $ 130,000, he said. “After 30 years of practice, this is the … Read more