PRL-IHPS In the News: March, 2021

Julia Adler-Milstein:
New COVID-19 Reporting Tool is Another Patch for the US’s Rickety Health Data System (The Verge)

Naomi Bardach:
California Denies In-Person Learning Waivers for 3 School Districts in San Diego's North County (NBC 7 )
5 things to know about California's plan to reopen schools (ABC 10)

Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo:
How one state is trying to lure leery patrons (Atlanta Journal Constitution)
Got Questions About Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine? We Have Answers (NPR)
California clinics: More vaccines going to rich than at-risk (ABC News)
UCSF Doctor Talks J&J's Vaccine, Disparities in Distribution (NBC Bay Area)
Your COVID-19 Vaccine Questions, From Side Effects to Safety (KQED)
Officials Struggle With Conflicting Vaccine Priorities (Governing)
COVID-19 pandemic leads to drop in life expectancy in the U.S. KIRO 7)
US life expectancy drops 1 year during COVID pandemic, most since World War II (KGO-TV)
COVID-19: California may not Reach Herd Immunity for Years (Government Technology)

Kevin Grumbach:
Medicare for All the 'Only Way Forward,' Concludes Lancet Panel in Study Detailing Death and Misery Inflicted by Trump (Common Dreams)
Death Toll Associated With Trump Administration Goes Beyond Covid-19, Says Lancet Report (Forbes)

Sunitha Kaiser:
Child abuse surges in times of crisis - the pandemic may be different (Eureka Alert)

Margot Kushel:
COVID vaccinations to expand for jailed, unhoused people in Santa Clara County (Vallejo Times Herald)
How will San Francisco vaccinate its homeless population? (Mission Local)
Despite Pandemic, New Wave of Court-Ordered Evictions Displacing Poor Tenants (San Francisco Public Press)

Monica McLemore:
At least 4 founders of Time’s Up Healthcare resign as organization mum on sexual harassment suit (STAT)

Maria Raven:
How the Pandemic Is Opening the Door to Housing Access (Yes! Magazine)

Rita Redberg:
Statins side effects: Do statins cause weight gain? Yes, but indirectly, says study (Daily Express)
Supporting Heart Health During American Heart Month (KPIX)

Jack Resneck:
Feds Must Work to Overcome Telehealth Obstacles to Realize Full Potential for Medicare (MeriTalk)
Backing for telehealth Medicare reimbursement gains steam in Congress (MedTech Dive)

Kim Rhoads:
COVID testing, vaccination hesitancy declines in East Oakland (KRON 4)
Starbucks' Doubleshot Takes On New Meaning (The Bull and Bear)
Medical, racial disparities continue to hit Black communities hard after yearlong pandemic (Stockton Record)
Why can't Big Tech speed up the vaccine rollout? (WRCB)

Joanne Spetz:
What COVID-19 has revealed about the nursing profession (Deseret News)

Tracey Woodruff:
EPA Dumps Trump-Era Chemical Analysis Approach After Rebuke (Bloomberg Law)