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COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Explore the global rollout of COVID-19 vaccinations in comparison to the impact of cases.
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How Americans report feeling about COVID-19 vaccinations

In the latest update, fewer Americans report feeling less ‘cautious’ about receiving a vaccine while the number of respondents saying they are unlikely to receive a vaccine remains constant.
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How COVID-19 has changed the way US consumers think about healthcare

– Taking five actions can help US healthcare payers and providers improve their engagement with consumers.
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Not the last pandemic: Investing now to reimagine public-health systems

– The COVID-19 crisis reminds us how underprepared the world was to detect and respond to emerging infectious diseases. Smart investments of as little as $5 per person per year globally can help ensure far better preparation for future pandemics.
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Promoting mental wellness in the workplace

– Here are five actions organizations can take to address the rise in mental and substance-use disorders precipitated by the pandemic.

COVID-19 Vaccines

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‘None are safe until all are safe’: COVID-19 vaccine rollout in low- and middle-income countries

– Despite persistent supply issues, in-country delivery and demand for COVID-19 vaccines is likely to be the next challenge for LMICs.
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Getting to work: Employers’ role in COVID-19 vaccination

– Employers can consider a set of actions that supports COVID-19-vaccine adoption among employees by building conviction and making vaccination as convenient and “costless” as possible.
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The COVID-19 vaccine: Lessons and challenges

– The rapid deployment of vaccines is key in accelerating the return to normalcy.

Behavioral Health

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Tracking US behavioral health service use during COVID-19

A map that shows the usage trends of behavioral health services across major metropolitan area in the United States
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Unlocking whole person care through behavioral health

– The public, private, and social sectors can all play a role in improving access and outcomes for those with behavioral health conditions.
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Behavioral health crisis in the United States: The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic

– The adverse impact of COVID-19 on behavioral health—which comprises both mental health and substance use—presents additional challenges and opportunities for industry leaders.

Future of healthcare

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Nursing in 2021: Retaining the healthcare workforce when we need it most

– How healthcare stakeholders can understand, support, and empower the nursing workforce in the wake of the global health crisis.
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Fast-forward: Will the speed of COVID-19 vaccine development reset industry norms?

– A review of the funding, operational, technological, and regulatory factors that allowed for fast development of COVID-19 vaccines shows which will remain relevant for future efforts—and which won’t.
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The essentials of healthcare innovation

– The pandemic has raised the importance of healthcare organizations actively choosing, evolving, accelerating, and extending their innovation efforts, a new survey reveals.

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COVID-19 case tracker

Epidemiological data on the pandemic, with global, country, and local views.
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What’s behind physician burnout?

We surveyed US physicians about the concerns that may be contributing to their state of burnout during the COVID-19 crisis.
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Public health interventions to slow the spread of COVID-19

Explore the US state policy measures on face coverings and restrictions on gatherings, restaurants, and nightlife aimed at reducing further infections.

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COVID-19 vaccine and diagnostics value chains

A visual representation of the COVID-19 vaccines and diagnostics value chains and where challenges might occur.

Around the world

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How keeping health a priority is a prescription for European prosperity

– As Europe emerges from the pandemic, investing in health can not only save lives and build greater resilience but underpin economic growth and prosperity.
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Preventing global health crises: An interview with Dame Sally Davies

– England’s former chief medical officer Dame Sally Davies talks about how data-driven efforts can help manage—and prevent—future global health emergencies.
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Africa needs vaccines. What would it take to make them here?

– For decades, private companies, investors, and public-health leaders have taken a pass on domestic vaccine manufacturing. But a confluence of circumstances may be changing the calculation.

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