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Using AI to manage vaccines has gone horribly wrong. Here’s how to do it right

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The vaccine rollout at Stanford Medicine was botched with an unfair algorithm. But the technology itself, if implemented fairly and thoughtfully, could be a boon to an organizational mess.

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Using AI to manage vaccines has gone horribly wrong. Here’s how to do it right

Using AI to manage vaccines has gone horribly wrong. Here’s how to do it right

The vaccine rollout at Stanford Medicine was botched with an unfair algorithm. But the technology itself, if implemented fairly and thoughtfully, could be a boon to an organizational mess.

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines

In an interview Tuesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci repeated that he will likely get vaccinated against Covid-19 within the next few days.

Rio Grande Hospital Workers Turned Down the Vaccine. A Senator and a Sheriff’s Deputy Lined Up Instead.

Rio Grande Hospital Workers Turned Down the Vaccine. A Senator and a Sheriff’s Deputy Lined Up Instead.

So many workers at a hospital in Texas’ Rio Grande Valley declined the new COVID-19 vaccine that the facility offered doses to other medical workers in the region. It turns out, the vaccine ...

New York breaks its record for most positive tests reported in a single day; hospitalizations decrease.

New York breaks its record for most positive tests reported in a single day; hospitalizations decrease.

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After 110K virus deaths, nursing homes face vaccine fears

After 110K virus deaths, nursing homes face vaccine fears

After 110,000 deaths ravaged the nation’s nursing homes and pushed them to the front of the vaccine line, they now face a vexing problem: Skeptical residents and workers balking at getting ...

Treating COVID-19: How Researchers Are Using AI to Scale Care, Find Cures, and Crowdsource Solutions

Treating COVID-19: How Researchers Are Using AI to Scale Care, Find Cures, and Crowdsource Solutions

Experts offer insights on combating the coronavirus during Stanford HAI's COVID-19 and AI Conference.

US health workers' vaccine hesitancy highlights need to address concerns

US health workers' vaccine hesitancy highlights need to address concerns

With up to 40% of frontline workers in LA county refusing Covid-19 inoculation experts warn that understanding and persuasion are needed

Healthcare Stocks: How AI Is Helping in the Fight Against COVID-19

Healthcare Stocks: How AI Is Helping in the Fight Against COVID-19

There’s a lot of potential in the healthcare space thanks to new technologies, and we believe that we have found the best high-quality stocks to play the massive upside.

3 lessons from Stanford’s Covid-19 vaccine algorithm debacle

3 lessons from Stanford’s Covid-19 vaccine algorithm debacle

The fiasco involving Stanford's algorithm for Covid-19 vaccine distribution offers a cautionary tale that extends beyond Stanford’s doors.

Meat, poultry industries united behind vaccine for employees

Meat, poultry industries united behind vaccine for employees

The “essential” employees who have kept meat and poultry available during the pandemic should be at or near the front of the line for the Pfizer/BioNTech

How top EHR vendors are prepping their systems for COVID-19 vaccines

How top EHR vendors are prepping their systems for COVID-19 vaccines

Allscripts, athenahealth, Cerner, DrChrono, Epic, Greenway Health, Meditech and NextGen offer an up-to-the-minute look at how they’re enabling complex immunization recordkeeping for their ...

Tuesday, Jan 5 2021

Tuesday, Jan 5 2021

Tuesday’s roundup covers FDA guidance on vaccine dosing, rollout troubles in states, Georgia runoffs, EPA’s rule, 340B discounts and more.

Covid-19: how to prioritize worse-off populations in allocating safe and effective vaccines

Covid-19: how to prioritize worse-off populations in allocating safe and effective vaccines

How should we decide which population groups receive covid-19 vaccines before others? Harald Schmidt , Parag Pathak , Tayfun Sönmez , and M Utku Ünver examine the existing frameworks and ...

2020 Year in Review

2020 Year in Review

How do we sum up a year like 2020? In many ways, 2020 was a historic year, testing the public health infrastructure that we have built as a city, as a nation and as a global community. But ...

Healthcare workers who breastfeed should be offered the covid-19 vaccine

Healthcare workers who breastfeed should be offered the covid-19 vaccine

The UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has advised that no breastfeeding woman should receive the Pfizer-BioNTech covid-19 vaccine. NHS Trusts have interpreted ...

Vaccine for Coloradans

Vaccine for Coloradans

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Pfizer to assess report about ‘potential serious allergic reaction’ to Covid-19 vaccine after Alaska health worker is hospitalized

Pfizer to assess report about ‘potential serious allergic reaction’ to Covid-19 vaccine after Alaska health worker is hospitalized

A healthcare worker in Alaska has reportedly been hospitalized with a serious allergic reaction after taking Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine. They had no reported history of drug allergies, ...

Who should get the vaccine first? The debate over a CDC panel’s guidelines, explained.

Who should get the vaccine first? The debate over a CDC panel’s guidelines, explained.

Giving the vaccine to older people first will save lives. Here’s why it was (briefly) controversial.

In the waiting line and worried: Florida seniors question when they’ll get COVID-19 vaccine

In the waiting line and worried: Florida seniors question when they’ll get COVID-19 vaccine

'At this point I feel like it's going to be up to me," Hobe Sound resident Margaret Oathout says about making sure she gets the COVID-19 vaccine.