Tag: health worker


Talent Tuesday: Senators Say Health Worker Shortages Ripe for Bipartisan Compromise

February 28, 2023

Via: Health IT Answers

Senators are eying the growing shortage of health care workers in the United States as one of the few problems where there is room for bipartisan solutions, even in a deeply divided Congress gearing up for a presidential election cycle. […]


22 states petition CMS to repeal health worker vaccine mandate

November 18, 2022

Via: Healthcare Dive

The rule requires hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, nursing homes and other healthcare facilities to ensure staff are fully vaccinated or risk losing Medicare and Medicaid funding. In January the Supreme Court upheld the mandate in a 5-4 decision, ruling the […]


Biden asks Supreme Court to back health worker vaccine mandate after legal challenges

December 17, 2021

Via: FierceHealthcare

The Biden administration is asking the Supreme Court to preserve its vaccination mandate for healthcare workers after legal challenges in several states. The Department of Justice (DOJ) released a legal filing late Thursday that seeks to overturn a ruling from […]