FIRST LOOK: Queensway Health Center

Trillium Health Partners is expanding the Queensway Health Center in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to offer more than 350 beds in a modern, dedicated center for complex care and rehabilitation services. Stantec’s Toronto team, in collaboration with the firm’s Vancouver, Irvine, and Philadelphia offices, is providing architectural, interior design, and building and civil engineering services. The … Read more

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Opens Microhospital

A new Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin (Milwaukee) microhospital opened in Mequon, Wis., According to an article in The 17,000-square-foot hospital is adjacent to the Froedtert & MCW Mequon Health Center and includes a seven-bed emergency department (ED), eight inpatient beds, a laboratory, pharmacy, and imaging services. Ryan Companies (Minneapolis) served as … Read more

Advocate Aurora Health, Atrium Health Merge In $ 27B Deal

Advocate Aurora Health (Milwaukee, Downers Grove, Ill.) And Atrium Health (Charlotte, NC) announced plans to merge. The combined organization will transition to a new brand name, Advocate Health, and be headquartered in Charlotte. The Advocate Aurora and Atrium Health brands will be used in their respective local markets. Advocate Health will have a combined footprint … Read more

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center Completes Simulation Lab

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center (LHMC) in Burlington, Mass., A tertiary academic medical center, completed a new simulation lab. LHMC’s Professional Development and Samuel and Nancy Jo Altschuler Simulation Center allows providers to work in a realistic healthcare setting using the latest technology and training methods. There, they will learn new techniques, strengthen teamwork, and … Read more

Where did the money from the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) go? – Healthcare Economist

That is the question answered in a paper by Autor et al. (2022). Some background on PPP: Congress enacted the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which provided uncollateralized, low-interest loans of up to $ 10 million to firms with fewer than 500 employees — loans that were forgivable on the condition that recipient firms maintained employment … Read more

Inova Saville Cancer Screening And Prevention Center Opens

Healthcare provider Inova Health System (Falls Church, Va.) Announced the opening of the Inova Saville Cancer Screening and Prevention Center in the pavilion of the Inova Schar Cancer Institute’s flagship facility in Fairfax, Va. The 24,000-square-foot comprehensive research and clinical facility aims to increase access to care and offer multiple services in one location. The … Read more