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Healthcare Consulting Firm HSG Publishes COVID-19 Checklist to Address Clinical and Operational, Financial, and Strategic Implications for Health Systems

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 10:17pm

In addition to responding to patient needs during the pandemic, health systems and hospitals are facing new clinical and operational issues.

Key Points: 
  • In addition to responding to patient needs during the pandemic, health systems and hospitals are facing new clinical and operational issues.
  • Some of the most urgent challenges include dealing with healthcare systems' employed physician networks.
  • Emerging strategic challenges for hospitals and health systems are the third set of issues that will evolve during the pandemic.
  • HSG, a Louisville-based, national healthcare consultancy firm, can be reached via their website , LinkedIn , by emailing info@hsgadvisors.com , or by calling (502) 814-1180.

Alignable.com Joins #Paytoday Coalition To Help Infuse $900 Billion Into The Pockets Of Struggling Small Business Owners

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 10:01pm

90% of small business owners report major challenges already and that figure is up from 60% just two weeks ago.

Key Points: 
  • 90% of small business owners report major challenges already and that figure is up from 60% just two weeks ago.
  • All of these findings have emerged from surveys of 146,000 small business owners who took Alignable's Small Business Pulse Polls , starting on March 12, 2020.
  • And while these hurdles combine to show just how dire the problem is for millions of small business owners right now, many people and companies are also trying to help.
  • If the small businesses received what they were owed today or even this week, that would help to infuse enough cash into the small business economy to stave off millions of imminent small business closures.

New Survey Reveals Over 40% of Americans Don't Want to Eat Out

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 6:00pm

Those numbers will only rise as Americans stay-at-home in an effort to combat the global pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • Those numbers will only rise as Americans stay-at-home in an effort to combat the global pandemic.
  • But eating at home doesn't mean a sacrifice in eating well, especially if you stock up on cheeses from Europe.
  • With fewer trips to the store it's important to keep the cheese you purchase as fresh as can be.
  • Cheese experts say that cheese you purchase should be consumed within a few days, but that may not always be possible.

International Trademark Association Report Highlights Brands' Commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 6:00pm

The Association recently established a Brands for a Better Society Committee to act on the report's findings and further advance CSR initiatives.

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  • The Association recently established a Brands for a Better Society Committee to act on the report's findings and further advance CSR initiatives.
  • The report includes findings from a survey of 227 INTA members worldwide, including corporations, law firms, and small and medium enterprises, as well as third-party research.
  • The International Trademark Association (INTA) is a global association of brand owners and professionals dedicated to supporting trademarks and related intellectual property (IP) to foster consumer trust, economic growth, and innovation.
  • Members include more than 7,200 trademark owners, professionals, and academics from 187 countries, who benefit from the Association's global trademark resources, policy development, education and training, and international network.

Lost in Crisis: The Vulnerable Forgotten Victims of COVID-19

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 9:53pm

Victims of all forms of human trafficking and sexual abuse are often overlooked, shunned, and forced to live and work in dangerous, dehumanizing conditions every day.

Key Points: 
  • Victims of all forms of human trafficking and sexual abuse are often overlooked, shunned, and forced to live and work in dangerous, dehumanizing conditions every day.
  • Through Lost in Crisis: The Vulnerable Forgotten Victims of Covid-19 Pandemic, More Too Life outlines how local, state and national leaders can apportion the vast financial resources each state will receive from the Federal government to combat the debilitating effects of the pandemic, to assist in keeping human trafficking victims safe during this worldwide health crisis.
  • Dr. Bello, a leading expert and advocate against human trafficking and a survivor herself understands firsthand how dire the situation is.
  • To schedule an interview and to learn more about "Lost in crisis: The Vulnerable Forgotten Victims of COVID-19 Pandemic" initiative or to book Dr. Brook Parker-Bello for an interview, contact Brook Parker-Bello by email: exec_a@Moretoolife.org .

Domino's Pizza® Announces Move to Virtual-only Annual Shareholder Meeting for 2020

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 9:45pm

Shareholders will not be able to attend the Annual Meeting physically.

Key Points: 
  • Shareholders will not be able to attend the Annual Meeting physically.
  • Shareholders may vote or ask questions during the Annual Meeting by following the instructions available on the meeting website during the Annual Meeting.
  • Whether or not shareholders plan to attend the Annual Meeting, the Company urges its shareholders to vote and submit their proxy in advance of the Annual Meeting by one of the methods described in the proxy materials.
  • Founded in 1960, Domino's Pizza is the largest pizza company in the world based on retail sales, with a significant business in both delivery and carryout pizza.

New Delaware firm has integrated software package to help fight coronavirus

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 9:22pm

The Coronavirus first capabilities have been built on the LifePulse360 to the Coronavirus first capabilities that provide patients, care coordinators and providers the ability to address and aid the fight of the coronavirus (COVID-19) from a safe distance and tracks the personal and community devastating effects.

Key Points: 
  • The Coronavirus first capabilities have been built on the LifePulse360 to the Coronavirus first capabilities that provide patients, care coordinators and providers the ability to address and aid the fight of the coronavirus (COVID-19) from a safe distance and tracks the personal and community devastating effects.
  • LifePulse360 will allow care coordinators to respond immediately to the grave health issues affecting people in need brought on by COVID-19 and to protect workers fighting the virus.
  • Through its patent-pending design, LifePulse360 can help communities coordinate responses to the resulting behavioral health problems and social disruption the pandemic may cause.
  • Now more than ever, communities need field support and outreach to the most vulnerable populations to understand the help they need.

APi Group Announces Expected Date to File its Public Form S-4 Filing

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 9:21pm

The release, publication or distribution of this announcement in certain jurisdictions may be restricted by law and therefore persons in such jurisdictions into which this announcement is released, published or distributed should inform themselves about and observe such restrictions.

Key Points: 
  • The release, publication or distribution of this announcement in certain jurisdictions may be restricted by law and therefore persons in such jurisdictions into which this announcement is released, published or distributed should inform themselves about and observe such restrictions.
  • Given these risks and uncertainties, prospective investors are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.
  • Nothing in this announcement constitutes or should be construed as constituting a profit forecast.
  • This announcement contains inside information as defined in article 7 of the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014.

COVID Lab Impact Factor: Half of all Science Labs in World are Currently Closed

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 9:20pm

ARLINGTON, Va., March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- At a time when the life science community is responding to the coronavirus pandemic, a recent survey of scientists shows that nearly half of all life science labs around the world are currently closed.

Key Points: 
  • ARLINGTON, Va., March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- At a time when the life science community is responding to the coronavirus pandemic, a recent survey of scientists shows that nearly half of all life science labs around the world are currently closed.
  • Forty-eight percent of those surveyed report that their lab is currently closed with another 13% running at reduced capacity.
  • Labs in Asia report 43% are closed which is somewhat lower than in North America (48%) and Europe (50%).
  • BioInformatics will continue to track these expectations weekly and publish the BioInformatics COVID Lab Impact Factor.

Regency DRT Disinfects 6 Assisted Living Facilities in 2 Days

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 9:18pm

The company was hired by YourLife Senior Living & Memory Care Centers to perform high level disinfection at 6 of their facilities.

Key Points: 
  • The company was hired by YourLife Senior Living & Memory Care Centers to perform high level disinfection at 6 of their facilities.
  • Regency DRT was able to complete the entire job in just 2 days using their EPA approved ( https://www.regencydrt.com/epa-amendment/ ) N list product SteraMist.
  • "During the last few days, we successfully completed the disinfection for YourLife facilities located from Pensacola to Coconut Creek," said Scott Stamper, President of Regency DRT.
  • "Regency was successfully able to complete the high touch disinfection of a total of 610,000 square feet in 2 days.