A federal district court Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit the former Health and Human Services civil rights director brought against President Joe Biden after he was asked to resign from an advisory committee he had been appointed to days before Biden took office.
Smith & Nephew Inc. held onto a win in the first federal test trial involving its Birmingham Hip Resurfacing System hip prosthesis, after the district court in Maryland rejected a couple’s request for a new trial.
Black patients were over two times more likely than White patients to be described with negative language in the electronic health-records system at a Chicago-area academic medical center, according to a study released Wednesday.
Nearly all combinations of Covid-19 shots appear to ramp up antibodies to fight off the omicron variant, although researchers found that two doses of Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine offer the least antibody protection.
Favor TechConsulting LLC failed to show that the Department of Veterans Affairs improperly awarded Liberty IT Solutions a $735 million task order for health services development, security, and operations support, the GAO said in a decision released Wednesday.
HCA Healthcare Inc., one of the world’s largest for-profit hospital chains, is facing federal antitrust litigation in Tampa, Fla., over claims that it’s cornering the orthopedic surgery market in nearby Sarasota as part of a nationwide scheme to build one regional monopoly at a time.