Paris Hospitals are mobilizing to maintain their activity outside Covid

Paris Hospitals are mobilizing to maintain their activity outside Covid

The intensive care units are filling up with more serious cases than during the summer. The director general of the AP-HP, Martin Hirsch, asks caregivers to give up their leave and calls on patients not to deprogram their surgeries on their own. It is not yet a disaster, but we are preparing to face it. The coronavirus has returned in force to the hospital in the Paris region for a few weeks. This Monday, while…

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The rebound in hiring has been spectacular this summer

The rebound in hiring has been spectacular this summer

Declarations of hires on permanent or fixed-term contracts of more than one month increased by nearly 73% in the third quarter, after their historic decline in the spring. But the trend needs to be confirmed as the resumption of activity has slowed down since the announcement of new health restrictions, including the curfew. After its historic fall last spring due to the health crisis and containment, employment resumed during the third quarter, according to data…

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EXCLUSIVE – Covid: the price of the antigen test has been set for the liberals

EXCLUSIVE – Covid: the price of the antigen test has been set for the liberals

Pharmacists will bill Health Insurance 34 euros for each screening performed, doctors 46 euros, nurses 19 to 30 euros. High five. After less than two weeks of negotiations, liberal health professionals have reached an agreement on the amount of their remuneration for carrying out antigenic tests for Covid. The arrival of these tests which are faster and less expensive than RT-PCR tests must constitute a “Turning” in the coronavirus screening policy, as explained by the…

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The crisis has not changed the negative view of the French on the unemployed

Despite the 700,000 jobs destroyed in the first half of the year, the perception of the French on the unemployed remains marked by suspicion, confirms a new study by Unédic. Stereotypes die hard, and the second part of the Unédic barometer on citizens’ perception of the unemployed published this Thursday confirms this. More than nine in ten French people think that anyone can lose their job at any time, job seekers are still seen through…

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Another significant drop in unemployment in August

Another significant drop in unemployment in August

The number of unemployed job seekers registered with Pôle Emploi declined by 175,000 in August. This is the fourth consecutive monthly decline. It makes it possible to make up for 70% of the ground lost since the start of confinement. As a result of the economic recovery since containment, unemployment continued to decline in August. The number of job seekers registered with Pôle emploi without any activity, classified administratively in category A of the operator’s…

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Towards gender parity among executives, despite pockets of resistance

Towards gender parity among executives, despite pockets of resistance

France has more than 5 million executives and people exercising an intellectual profession. The weight of women in this asset category has risen sharply to reach 42%. But this rate covers very contrasting situations: they still only represent less than a quarter of engineers and technical managers in companies. From engineers to pharmacists, including teachers, artists and journalists … « In 2019, in France, 5.2 million people in employment within the meaning of the International…

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Coronavirus: ICU admissions increase “exponentially”

Coronavirus: ICU admissions increase “exponentially”

The delays in the results of the tests distort the count of new contaminations and the high level of contaminations slows down the counting of clusters. Public Health France is forced to diversify the statistical indicators to follow the evolution of the epidemic. Intensive care admissions jumped 40% in one week. This is what he knew and what we did not yet know. On Wednesday evening, the Minister of Health surprised the French by announcing…

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Covid: doctors, pharmacists and nurses encouraged to test patients

Covid: doctors, pharmacists and nurses encouraged to test patients

Medicare and professional unions are negotiating specific remuneration so that the Liberals can carry out antigen tests in town, and feed the national database. What very strongly amplify the capacities. Quick, reinforcements! Doctors, nurses, liberal pharmacists are solicited by Medicare and the government to participate in the national screening effort for the coronavirus. They have been negotiating for ten days on the terms of implementation of this new circuit. And on financial incentives. “We have…

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Sickness benefits soon to be extended to the liberal professions

Sickness benefits soon to be extended to the liberal professions

The government tabled an amendment to the Social Security budget to compensate the Liberals for the first three months of work stoppage. If it is voted, a new contribution will be introduced. Nearly a million liberal professionals could soon experience a small revolution. Caregivers, accountants, notaries, pharmacists, bailiffs, insurance agents, veterinarians and other self-employed people who contribute for their retirement to the Cipav could benefit from the introduction, from July 2021, of daily sickness allowances,…

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