Healthcare stocks plummeted by $69 billion after three major corporations announced that they teamed up to enter the industry as service providers.
Amazon, JPMorgan and Berkshire Hathaway said that they are working towards building their own healthcare company to curb employee healthcare costs and overall, promote the well-being of employee’s and their families.
Growing concerns of prescription drug shortages and exorbitant pricing led to a collective of hospitals to jump into the generic drug game.
In a recent announcement, 450 hospitals said that they created a nonprofit generic drug company to make cheaper medications to supply the growing needs in health care.
Several popular historical black universities scramble to repair damaged plumbing after unusually cold temperatures led to ruptures in water pipes.
Howard University, Jackson State University, Tuskegee University, and Alcorn State University work to fix water systems and buildings.
Last week, psychotherapist Imamu Baraka literally walked into a potential tragedy. He noticed several security guards from the University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus transporting a woman in a wheelchair to a bus stop.
It was late at night and temperatures frigid, but she was dressed in a hospital gown. Immediately, he began recording the incident with his phone.