Health

Health

AmerisourceBergen will pay $6.5 billion for the wholesale business, Alliance Healthcare, and the deal expands Walgreens’s stake in AmerisourceBergen.

New York

Gov. Andrew Cuomo outlined measures to accelerate the pace of vaccinations, saying the current rollout has fallen short.

U.S.

The U.S. Indian Health Service made sweeping changes to better protect patients from sexual misconduct but administrators at most agency facilities said barriers still exist that could deter staff from reporting abuses, federal inspectors said Monday.

U.S.

The Food and Drug Administration’s authorization of Moderna’s vaccine in people ages 18 years and older means that vaccinations with the shot could start as soon as Monday.

Education

School staff are a portion of the 87 million essential workers including grocers, farmworkers and firefighters—who may be next in line for the vaccine.

Health Policy

The coronavirus pandemic will have a profound effect on health-care spending in the U.S., according to a Health and Human Services report, with some expecting growth to accelerate while others expect the opposite.

Health

This is what we know and don’t know about how, and when, the coronavirus vaccine is likely to reach Americans, from high-risk people and essential workers to those in the general population.

CFO Journal

Cigna promoted a company veteran to chief finance officer, part of a wider management reshuffle at the health-care services company.

U.K.

Two of the first people vaccinated in the U.K. with the Pfizer-BioNTech shot had an allergic reaction following the injection, the country’s medical regulator said, prompting it to issue new guidance warning those with a history of significant allergic reactions against having the inoculation.

Health

The U.S. will soon launch one of the most daunting public-health efforts in generations: swiftly distributing a vaccine to as many Americans as possible across all 50 states.