Daily Archives: March 14, 2020

New CPT Code Announced to Report Novel Coronavirus Test

Chicago, March 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The American Medical Association (AMA) today announced that the CPT Editorial Panel approved a new addition to the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set that will help streamline data-driven resource and allocation planning in the

ASGE Releases Recommendations for Endoscopy Units in the Era of COVID-19

DOWNERS GROVE, IL / ACCESSWIRE / March 13, 2020 / The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) has released an important article in its signature publication, the Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE) journal. The article, titled Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak: What the Department of Endoscopy Should Know,

ASGE Releases Recommendations for Endoscopy Units in the Era of COVID-19

DOWNERS GROVE, IL / ACCESSWIRE / March 13, 2020 / The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) has released an important article in its signature publication, the Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE) journal. The article, titled Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak: What the Department of Endoscopy Should Know,

KSA Reports 17 New Cases of Novel Coronavirus, in Details

Riyadh, Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) announced here today monitoring and registration of 17 new cases, infected with the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19), amid extensive international and local efforts to contain and eliminate th...

GCC Health Ministers Review Novel Coronavirus related Developments, in the Member States’

Riyadh, Ministers of Health of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states, in the presence of the Secretary-General of the GCC, reviewed latest developments related to the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and discussed the measures taken to limit the...

Ministry of Health: Sick Leave for Those Who Adhere to Home Quarantine

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health announced that every traveler who came to the Kingdom from the date of March 13, 2020 onwards must remain in the home quarantine and will be granted medical leave equivalent to the duration of his/her

Kuwaiti Health Ministry Reports Four New Cases of Novel Coronavirus

Kuwait, Kuwaiti Ministry of Health has reported four confirmed cases of Novel Corona virus (Covid 19) during the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases registered in Kuwait to 104 cases.Spokesman for the Ministry of Health Dr. Abdullah

SAUDI EMBASSY REDUCES ITS WORKING HOURS, EFFECTIVE MONDAY

The Saudi Embassy in Beirut announced, in a statement on Saturday, that "in accordance with the preventive and precautionary measures recommended by the competent health authorities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as part of its determined efforts to