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Health chief: hotel will increase quarantine capability

Health chief: hotel will increase quarantine capability

Health Secretary Sophia Chan said on Saturday that a hotel had been found to provide hundreds of rooms for quarantine use as the government works to bolster capacity ahead of an expected fourth wave of coronavirus cases. Speaking on a radio programme, Chan said the hotel rooms would compliment new, dedicated quarantine facilities being set…

Hilary Swank Takes legal action against SAG-AFTRA’s Health Plan Over Rejection of Protection

Hilary Swank Takes legal action against SAG-AFTRA’s Health Plan Over Rejection of Protection

Hilary Swank is demanding that the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists treats “all their members equally” after the organization’s board of trustees for the health plan denied her coverage. In a lawsuit filed on Tuesday, Aug. 8 and obtained by E! News, the Million Dollar Baby actress explained that she previously sought treatment for malignant ovarian cysts…

Cyberattack against international firm impacts health system

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A cyberattack against an international software company includes a database breach which may have compromised personal information, a North Carolina hospital system said. Atrium Health posted a notice of the attack on its website, saying some information, possibly including a person’s name, birth date and doctor’s name, was accessed when cybercriminals…