COVID-19 Resources

Apr 10, 2020 at 04:58 pm by Staff

The novel coronavirus COVID-19 continues to be a fluid situation as healthcare professionals, government officials at all levels and individual citizens sift through ever-evol.... Read More

New RWJF Brief Says Pandemic Highlights Weaknesses of Medicaid Block Grants

Apr 10, 2020 at 04:40 pm by Staff

A new brief from the Urban Institute, with funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, finds that block grants and similar proposals called per capita caps, which are sup.... Read More

Shelter in Place: There's an App for That

Apr 10, 2020 at 04:37 pm by Staff

Nashville-based mobility incentive app Hytch Rewards has launched Shelter in Place, a new feature for its mobile app. Designed to encourage behavior that will limit the spread.... Read More

SmileDirect Printing PPE

Apr 10, 2020 at 04:36 pm by Staff

Nashville-headquartered SmileDirectClub might have closed its retail shops during the current COVID-19 pandemic, but that doesn't mean the company isn't still bringing much-ne.... Read More

Nashvillians Doing What Nashvillians Do

Apr 10, 2020 at 04:35 pm by Staff

So many people have stepped up in the wake of the tornadoes in early March and the ongoing COVID-19 spread that there really isn't any way to list all the generous gifts of ti.... Read More

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Expands VIBATIV® Availability in Wake of Coronavirus

Apr 10, 2020 at 04:34 pm by Staff

In response to the COVID-19 crisis in the United States, Nashville-headquartered Cumberland Pharmaceuticals announced a national initiative, launched March 23, to support tre.... Read More

VUMC Researchers Developing Potential Coronavirus Antibody Therapies

Apr 10, 2020 at 04:32 pm by Staff

Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) is teaming up with academic, governmental and corporate partners in an unprecedented, fast-tracked global effort to develop antibod.... Read More

Meharry: Addressing Disparities Through Service to Others

Apr 10, 2020 at 04:28 pm by Staff

Meharry Medical College, in collaboration with Remote Area Medical (RAM), hosted its annual Oral Health Day on Saturday, Feb. 29 and provided free dental care to more than 500.... Read More

A New Era in Nephrology

Mar 09, 2020 at 04:39 pm by Staff

Changing the Trajectory for Kidney Disease Patients An estimated 37 million Americans are living with chronic kidney disease - a diagnosis once considered dismal. Today, thank.... Read More

Saint Thomas, Nephrology Associates Partner on Transplant

Mar 09, 2020 at 04:08 pm by Staff

Saint Thomas West Hospital, a member of Ascension Saint Thomas, and Nephrology Associates, Middle Tennessee's largest provider of renal care, recently announced an exclusive p.... Read More