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Reimagining Community Health Systems Challenge Connects Underserved Areas To Telehealth Services

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If there is a central message to be gleaned from the COVID-19 pandemic, it is that we are all in this together—a simple truth that forms the bedrock of PYXERA Global’s “Reimagine Series” of Challenges that turn problems exposed by the pandemic into opportunities to strengthen society.

Piedmont Columbus Regional to Offer Monoclonal Antibody Treatment for COVID-19 at Doctors Hospital

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by Chuck Williams

Aflac Chairman Dan Amos and his wife Kathelen, made a million-dollar contribution early this year to help the hospital activate the fifth floor.  It was a $2 million in which others including the Amoses contributed.

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Here's to Your Health: Healthy Solutions for a Complex World

Using the latest technologies and advanced analytics to make infrastructure, ecosystems, and communities healthier and more sustainable
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As the old saying goes, if you don’t have your health, you don’t have anything. At Tetra Tech, we use our Leading with Science® approach every day to support healthy people, healthy communities, and healthy environments. Using the latest technologies and advanced analytics, our technical specialists are helping to make buildings and infrastructure smarter, ecosystems more functional and resilient, and our complex world a little safer, healthier, and more sustainable.

Smarter Buildings for Healthier People

FedEx Express Canada, Innomar Strategies Begin Distribution of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Across Canada

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MISSISSAUGA, ON., January 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ – FedEx Express Canada, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), and Innomar Strategies, announced recently that the country’s first operations to distribute the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in Canada on behalf of the Government of Canada are underway.

FedEx to Ship First Wave of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines Across the United States

Company to begin transporting first Moderna COVID-19 vaccine shipments for McKesson Corp
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MEMPHIS, Tenn., January 6, 2021 /3BL Media / – FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, announced recently that operations are in motion to transport Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccines for McKesson Corp. throughout the United States.

FDA Approves Labeling Update for Abbott's Heartmate 3 Heart Pump for Use in Pediatric Patients

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  • Abbott's HeartMate 3™ heart pump approved for use for pediatric patients battling advanced heart failure
  • This life-saving technology provides new treatment option for underserved population

 

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  • Abbott's HeartMate 3™ heart pump approved for use for pediatric patients battling advanced heart failure
  • This life-saving technology provides new treatment option for underserved population

 

CNH Industrial Supports a New Study by the Telethon Foundation Into the Virus That Causes COVID-19

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As in previous years, CNH Industrial is supporting the Telethon Foundation by contributing to a targeted study on the ongoing pandemic. This involves a series of tests on the strain of the virus that causes COVID-19, with the aim of reconstructing its transmission tree.

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As in previous years, CNH Industrial is supporting the Telethon Foundation by contributing to a targeted study on the ongoing pandemic. This involves a series of tests on the strain of the virus that causes COVID-19, with the aim of reconstructing its transmission tree.

Alkermes Provides Tips for Managing Holiday Stress

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High expectations, loneliness and stress can sometimes lead to the “Holiday Blues.” The tips above may help you manage the challenging holiday season but Mental Health America's Finding Help guide offers more support if needed. 

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Alkermes Shares Resources for Opioid Addiction

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Opioid overdose has taken the lives of nearly 450,000 Americans in the last two decades. If you or someone you know needs help, resources are available. Partnership to End Addiction has free resources on their site.

Find treatment options near you.

American Airlines Transports Its First COVID-19 Vaccine Shipment From Chicago To Miami

American’s cargo operation will move COVID-19 vaccines across the US and around the world
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FORT WORTH, Texas, December 15, 2020 /3BL Media/ — The American Airlines Cargo team carried its first shipment of coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine last night. In close collaboration with pharmaceutical and cargo partners, the airline received the shipment by truck at Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) and loaded the shipment onto a Boeing 777-200 aircraft flying to Miami International Airport (MIA). The vaccine shipment will arrive at its final destination in a U.S. territory in the Caribbean later today.

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