Tag Archives: COVID19

Before and after COVID-19: How the world has changed in a year, in 37 photos

Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Health Canada This month marks the one year anniversary of Canada swiftly moving into lockdown after the World Health Organization officially declared COVID-19 a pandemic Author of the article: National Post Staff, The Canadian Press Article content On March 8, Canada recorded its first death from COVID-19, and just a… Read More »

NUIG students given essay after breaching COVID-19 guidelines

Galway students have been given a 2,000 word reflective essay from NUIG for breaching COVID-19 guidelines, with many people wondering if it’s enough. The university has told students that they must write a reflective essay on the “potential impact their actions could have on family, friends and society,” as part of the sanctions after a… Read More »

Payers saw volumes bounce back in Q3, say COVID-19 still volatile

In the third quarter, insurers saw a slight dampening from the record-high profits recorded in the previous quarter as medical utilization rebounded to about 95% of normal volumes for most major payers. They warned, however, that tailwinds may not last as people seek previously deferred care in the fourth quarter and into next year. Another… Read More »