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Thursday, August 5, 2021

Healthcare Industry

    Investment Firm Vanguard to Pay Vaccinated Employees $1,000

    Investment firm Vanguard Group Inc. is offering a $1,000 incentive to their US-based employees who get vaccinated by October. Bloomberg reported on Wednesday that the...

    Malaysian Doctors Stage Walkout Against Contract System Amid Worsening Outbreak

    Malaysian doctors under the contract system have staged a strike calling for job security and better pays, amidst the country’s surge in Covid-19 infections...

    UF Health CEO Killed in Personal Watercraft Accident

    UF Health Jacksonville CEO Dr. Leon Haley Jr. died after being accidentally ejected from his personal watercraft vehicle in the Palm Beach Inlet, officials...

    French Court Rules Compensation for PIP Breast Implant Victims

    More than 2,500 victims of defective breast implants manufactured in France should receive compensation, a Paris appeals court ruled on Thursday.  The court upheld an...

    Nurse Who Cared for British Prime Minister Resigns Over ‘Lack of Respect’ for Healthcare Workers

    A nurse who cared for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson when he had COVID-19 has resigned over the "lack of respect" the government has...

    Italy Makes COVID-19 Vaccination Mandatory for All Healthcare Workers

    The Italian government announced on March 31 a decree requiring all healthcare workers to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, pushing back against anti-vaxxers. According to the...

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