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- Montgomery County helping to stomp out mental health stigmasby MacKenzie Tastan on May 21, 2022 at 1:15 pm
Montgomery County is raising awareness about mental health among its 4,000 employees.
- Opinion: The things that Covid changedby Eric Holdeman on May 21, 2022 at 12:00 pm
Disaster response expert Eric Holdeman says we're still not prepared to respond to and manage a pandemic.
- Nelson Wolff, prominent SA leader, tests positive for Covid-19by W. Scott Bailey on May 20, 2022 at 10:05 pm
Confirmation comes days after the long-time leader's final State of the County address
- Phoenix-based CND Life Sciences gets $2.4M federal grant for dementia test researchby Jeff Gifford on May 20, 2022 at 8:50 pm
A Phoenix company developing medical diagnostics for neurodegenerative diseases has received a $2.4 million grant from the National Institute on Aging, part of the National Institutes of Health.
- Massive Presbyterian Healthcare Services' patient tower slated for completion at end of 2022by Ron Davis on May 20, 2022 at 8:42 pm
The crews expect to wrap up construction by the end of 2022, at which point Presbyterian will get the facility ready for nurses, physicians, administration — and patients. Upon opening, patients will be treated throughout 144 rooms on floors three through eight. More space is available on floors nine and 10 for potential growth at the tower.
- Sotera Health looking for a new chief financial officer after Scott Leffler resignsby Mary Vanac on May 20, 2022 at 7:49 pm
Sotera is sterilization and lab testing services provider to the medical device and pharmaceuticals industries.
- ScionHealth moves to acquire Dallas-based Cornerstone Healthcare Groupby Laurel Deppen on May 20, 2022 at 7:46 pm
ScionHealth was formed late last year. If approved this would be its first acquisition.
- Jubilee Park and Parkland team up to build a health clinic in southeast Dallasby Plamedie Ifasso on May 20, 2022 at 7:43 pm
The health clinic will have a primary care physician, dentist and two mental health counselors.
- UPMC opens cancer center in Italyby Paul J. Gough on May 20, 2022 at 7:15 pm
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center this week opened its latest cancer treatment center in the southern Italian region of Sicily.
- Pennsylvania Biotech Center's economic impact grows to $7B as it expands in Bucks County, report findsby John George on May 20, 2022 at 7:04 pm
The analysis also found the biotech center is responsible for more than 1,100 jobs.
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- Markets/Coverages: Hub Targets Nonprofits; Ryan Tackles Auto Excess With Axsal; Trisura and HSB Back At-Bay Cyberon May 20, 2022 at 4:02 pm
Hub Launches Nonprofit Specialty Practice Insurance broker Hub International, with decades of experience in the sector, has launched a nonprofit specialty practice to serve the risk management, insurance and human capital needs of associations, arts and cultural entities, foundations, public …
- Explosion at Wisconsin Marine Construction Company Injures 6on May 20, 2022 at 3:50 pm
A huge fire set off by an explosion burned Thursday at a marine construction company in southeast Wisconsin. Three civilians and three firefighters were injured at Summerset Marine Construction in the small Waukesha County community of Eagle, about 35 miles …
- Minneapolis to Pay $1.5M to Man Arrested During George Floyd Proteston May 20, 2022 at 3:45 pm
Minneapolis has agreed to pay $1.5 million to a man who said police used excessive force when he was arrested during the protests that followed George Floyd’s death in 2020, according to court documents filed Tuesday. Jaleel Stallings, 29, also …
- St. Louis Assistant Chief to Receive $162,000 in Discrimination Settlementon May 20, 2022 at 3:43 pm
The city of St. Louis will pay a St. Louis assistant police chief nearly $162,000 to settle his federal discrimination lawsuit in which he alleged he was passed over for the city’s top police job because he is white. Lt. …
- Family Dollar Closing Arkansas Distribution Center Following Rodent Lawsuitby Admin on May 20, 2022 at 3:37 pm
Family Dollar is closing an Arkansas distribution facility where more than 1,000 rodents were found earlier this year, forcing the recall of items from hundreds of stores, the company said Wednesday. The company said it plans to close the facility …
- Insurance Technology: Zurich’s FieldView Simplifies Crop Reporting; Kinetic Adds ‘Jump Detection’ to Wearables; Beat Capital to Launch MGAs Using OneShieldon May 20, 2022 at 3:27 pm
Zurich’s Climate FieldView Expands Precision Crop Information for RCIS Zurich North America crop insurance business – Rural Community Insurance Services (RCIS) – has added Climate FieldView to its list of precision agriculture providers available to RCIS customers. FieldView enables farmers …
- Two of Central Kentucky’s Oldest Agencies Mergeon May 20, 2022 at 2:04 pm
Two of the oldest insurance agencies in Central Kentucky have merged. Rightmyer Insurance Agency in Danville, founded in the 1930s, has joined forces with Sam Dexter Insurance Agency, which began in 1954, according to a local news report. The two …
- Explosion at Maryland Nail Salon Injured 7 Including First Responderson May 20, 2022 at 1:32 pm
Seven people, including police officers and EMS personnel, were injured in an explosion at a Maryland nail salon on Monday night, officials said. Baltimore County police officers responded to a disturbance at a Woodlawn nail salon and encountered a person …
- Markets/Coverages: Maryland’s Residual Insurer Ups Limits for Commercial Driverson May 20, 2022 at 1:27 pm
Maryland’s auto insurance market for drivers that private insurers won’t cover has received approval to offer combined single limits coverage up to $1 million for eligible businesses and vehicles. Maryland Auto Insurance (MAI) says many contracts, particularly governmental contracts, require …
- Arson Probe After 14 Homes Being Built in Arizona Destroyedon May 20, 2022 at 1:25 pm
Authorities in the Tucson suburb of Marana, Arizona, are investigating whether a fire that destroyed 14 homes under construction homes was arson. Marana police officials said the fire started last week. By the time crews from the Northwest Fire District …