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Mayo Center announces advanced care in the house design with Medically Home

Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida (Google Earth)The Mayo Clinic, in a collaboration with Boston-based technology-enabled services company Medically Home, has announced a new at-home advanced care model. Using a new technology platform to enable this care-at-home framework, patients with conditions that once had to be managed in a hospital will have the choice to transition…

Cleveland Clinic develops first of its kind Covid-19 risk calculator

Clinic believes user-friendly risk calculator can predict an individuals percentage risk of developing Covid-19. Cleveland Clinic develops first of its kind Covid-19 risk calculator By Brian Duffy | June 15, 2020 at 9:57 PM EDT - Updated June 15 at 10:35 PM CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Clinic has developed a risk prediction model,…

Mayo Clinic announces coronavirus antibody test that may help determine immunity

The Mayo Clinic this week announced it has developed a new coronavirus antibody test that could help researchers better understand the degree of immunity those who recover from a COVID-19 infection may have.The clinic’s new SARS-CoV-2 neutralizing antibody test “measures the level of neutralizing antibodies against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19,” officials with the…

Mayo Center reveals essential COVID-19 antibody test

Mayo Clinic and corporate partners on Thursday unveiled a new test that will help answer the critical question of whether people develop immunity to the coronavirus that causes this infectious disease. The test is first in the world that will be broadly commercially available to identify neutralizing antibodies — the proteins produced after COVID-19 that…

Pence to visit Mayo Clinic to learn about testing ‘moonshot’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has an appointment Tuesday at Minnesota’s Mayo Clinic to learn about a new coronavirus testing “moonshot” that has the famed clinic partnering with the state and its flagship university to quickly boost the state’s capacity to 20,000 tests a day. It’s an approach that leverages a health care…

Mayo Center establishes blood test to aid in COVID-19 vaccine, treatment

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- The race for a vaccine or treatment for COVID-19 is ongoing and here in the Med City, Mayo Clinic is rolling out a new blood test hoping to get a step closer to the vaccine. "The test we're talking about is a blood test called a serologic test," said Dr. William…

Mayo Clinic announces sweeping pay cuts, furloughs

Mayo Clinic’s cost-cutting measures follow its decision in mid-March to halt elective surgeries and procedures — a move that was quickly applied statewide as part of Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to suspend non-critical medical procedures not deemed essential to save a life.Jerry Olson for MPR NewsThe state’s largest private employer is instituting across the…

Inside the Mayo Clinic, a positive COVID-19 test begins the timer running

ROCHESTER, Minn. — The Electronic Medical Record has been blamed for creating busywork, but when it comes to COVID-19, it may mean the difference between a functioning hospital working at full capacity within a pandemic and a health system facing internal outbreaks that sideline health care workers and disrupt care.For Mayo Clinic and its health…

Inside the Mayo Center, a favorable COVID-19 test begins the timer running

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- The Electronic Medical Record has been blamed for creating busywork, but when it comes to COVID-19, it may mean the difference between a functioning hospital working at full capacity within a pandemic and a health system facing internal outbreaks that sideline health care workers and disrupt care. For Mayo Clinic and its…

Mayo Clinic CEO says convalescent plasma could be effective treatment for coronavirus

A coalition of health and industry partners is looking at convalescent plasma as a potential treatment for the coronavirus, Mayo Clinic CEO Dr. Gianrico Farrugia told CNBC on Tuesday. "Scientists and physicians around the world are racing to find new treatments for COVID-19," Farrugia said on "Squawk on the Street." "The convalescent plasma initiative is one…

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Diamondbacks’ Junior Guerra, Silvino Bracho Tested Favorable for COVID-19

Dustin Bradford/Getty ImagesArizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo confirmed that relief pitchers Junior Guerra and Silvino Bracho tested positive for COVID-19.  "The two guys I mentioned are asymptomatic and feel great," Lovullo said, per the Arizona Republic's Nick Piecoro. "They're in the protocol, they're doing what they can, taking care of what they can at home and healing…

Patriots’ Cam Newton Says He’s ‘Getting Tired of All This Humble S–t’ in Video

Mike McCarn/Associated PressAs he approaches his first season with the New England Patriots, Cam Newton has a message to send.In an Instagram video, Newton said he's "really a killer" and "getting tired of all this humble s--t." He added that "they start taking advantage of you" when you're humble.Tackler Media @tacklermediaCam Newton says he’s “getting…

NASCAR at Indianapolis 2020: Kevin Harvick Wins Race for 2nd Consecutive Year

Jamie Squire/Getty ImagesKevin Harvick rolled to victory in overtime in the Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400 Powered by Big Machine Records at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  Harvick was sitting in first place at the restart ahead of Matt Kenseth. Rather than bridging the gap on the leader, Kenseth fell far behind the No. 4 car to eliminate…

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Florida requires to proceed with enforcement of COVID-19 rules

Opinion It is clear that many people and many businesses are sympathetic to protecting public health, and also understand the risks they face trying to conduct business as usual during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, there are too many people not practicing social distancing, and not wearing face coverings in the community. The lack of compliance…

Authorities concern warnings about toxins in shellfish

Authorities in Ireland and New Zealand have issued warnings about consumption of collected shellfish in the past week. The Marine Institute in Ireland detected amounts of naturally occurring compounds in shellfish that can cause illness in consumers. Increased levels have been found in recent weeks during a routine nationwide shellfish monitoring program along the South…

Law modification helped reduce break outs connected to catering services

Implementation of food safety management systems helped reduce outbreaks in food catering in Singapore, according to a study. However, reported food hygiene violations did not change after they were applied. HACCP-based food safety management systems (FSMS) were mandated in Singapore in June 2014 for all licensed catering services. Researchers investigated the effects of FSMS implementation…