Jun 29, 2020

Mississippi Rural Hospitals in Midst of a Crisis

By |June 29th, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

Rural hospitals are in a crisis throughout the United States, and Mississippi is no exception. However, Mississippi faces a greater risk than any other state when it comes to hospital closings. This is because Mississippi is the most underserved state in the country, medically – and things are about to get much worse. Consulting firm Navigant released a national report on rural hospitals early in 2019 that showed 48 percent of Mississippi’s rural hospitals are [...]

Jun 16, 2020

Is There a Connection between Vaping and COVID-19 Complications?

By |June 16th, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

Even though parts of the world are seeing a decline in new cases of COVID-19, it doesn’t mean that scientists and other researchers aren’t looking at every angle of the virus possible in order to save lives. One of those angles includes the impact vaping would have on how patients suffer from COVID-19. Right now, we definitely know that the elderly and anyone who is immunocompromised are at higher risk of suffering from COVID-19. However, [...]

May 26, 2020

The Possible Long-Term Health Impacts of COVID-19

By |May 26th, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

COVID-19 is a global pandemic, and the United States is dealing with the peak in various states. Mississippi has also been impacted: as of late April, there were just under 6,100 confirmed cases, and 229 deaths. However, there have been reports of more than 370,000 people being officially declared as recovered from COVID-19. What does this mean, exactly? Today, we are going to look at some of the potential long term effects of the virus. [...]

May 4, 2020

Does My Business Interruption Insurance Cover COVID-19 Losses?

By |May 4th, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

The current coronavirus pandemic is having a devastating effect on businesses that rely on the general public for its revenue. Even businesses and small companies at the top of their game have been feeling the pinch – closed down completely with no re-opening date in sight. Just about every business owner has insurance policies in place to protect themselves in case of disaster – it’s called business interruption insurance and it’s meant to cover losses [...]

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