Major Hospital Chains Remove Vaccination Instructions for Healthcare Professionals

But the legal situation is confusing at best, with states and local governments often opposing federal efforts. In Florida, where AdventHealth, HCA, and UF Health Jacksonville are suspending their requirements, Governor Ron DeSantis prohibited vaccination requirements by private employers shortly after the federal government published its rule for healthcare workers. It’s also unclear exactly how …

Corporate Climate Commitments Often Overlook a Key Component: Supply Chains

For nearly 30 years, pharmaceutical giant Bristol Myers Squibb has announced that it has set and achieved ambitious targets for energy and greenhouse gas emissions. These days, these goals include being “carbon neutral” by 2040. Equipment maker Caterpillar, Texas Instruments, Exxon Mobil, and The Walt Disney Company have made similar claims about the sustainability of …

Fed Minutes September 2021: Officials Concerned About Supply Chains

Federal Reserve officials were preparing to begin slowing monetary policy support from mid-November. minute The conclusions from the September meeting emerged, and policymakers debated when they might need to raise rates amid rising inflation risks. The Fed buys $120 billion in bonds each month and keeps the federal funds rate close to zero to cheapen …