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New strategy may curtail spread of antibiotic resistance

Spotless surfaces in hospitals can hide bacteria that rarely cause problems for healthy people but pose a serious threat to people with weakened immune systems. Acinetobacter baumannii causes life-threatening lung and bloodstream infections in hospitalized people. Such infections are among the most difficult to treat because these bacteria have evolved to withstand most antibiotics. Now,… Read More »

Google hires Geisinger CEO to chart healthcare strategy

Google has tapped Dr. David Feinberg, who has served as chief executive of Danville, Pennsylvania-based Geisinger since 2015, to help it develop and expand its healthcare strategy. WHY IT MATTERSFeinberg will be tasked with organizing and innovating Google’s various healthcare initiatives, some of which overlap, according to CNBC, which first reported the hire. The many… Read More »