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Colorado’s local health agencies urge Gov. Jared Polis to take phased approach to reopening state

Colorado’s local health agencies urge Gov. Jared Polis to take phased approach to reopening state

Bars, schools, summer camps and restaurants should stay closed for the first few weeks after Colorado begins to reopen amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, a c [...] Read full article: Colorado’s local health agencies urge Go...→

Colorado’s local health agencies urge Gov. Jared Polis to take phased approach to reopening state

Colorado’s local health agencies urge Gov. Jared Polis to take phased approach to reopening state

Bars, schools, summer camps and restaurants should stay closed for the first few weeks after Colorado begins to reopen amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, a c [...] Read full article: Colorado’s local health agencies urge Go...→

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis pushed back against recent coronavirus death counts including those conducted by the CDC, days after his own state’s health departmen [...] Read full article: Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against C...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) has fired Renee Coleman-Mitchell, his public health commissioner, amid the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public...→

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

New Jersey is extending its public-health emergency over the coronavirus pandemic for another 30 days, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday. Read full article: Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavir...→

Jared Polis, Colorado gov.: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustai

Jared Polis, Colorado gov.: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustai

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis on Monday said restrictive stay-at-home orders amid the coronavirus pandemic are Read full article: Jared Polis, Colorado gov.: Stay-at-home...→

New York Gov. Cuomo tells reopen protesters:

New York Gov. Cuomo tells reopen protesters: "You have no right to jeopardize my health"

Cuomo said he understood people's frustration with the measures, but said he disagreed with those who want the economy to reopen despite the public health risk [...] Read full article: New York Gov. Cuomo tells reopen protest...→

Democrats urge Gov. Lee, election officials to make voter health a priority - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Tennesseans should not have to choose between their health and casting a vote this year, Democrats in the Senate say. Read full article: Democrats urge Gov. Lee, election offici...→

Feeding health care workers and supporting local restaurants

Feeding health care workers and supporting local restaurants

Some New Yorkers have figured out a way to feed health care workers on the front lines of COVID-19 while also supporting local restaurants. Read full article: Feeding health care workers and supporti...→

Health experts suggest Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to reopen state is premature

Health experts suggest Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to reopen state is premature

The first businesses allowed to reopen on May 1 include retail stores, shopping malls, restaurants, movie theaters, museums and libraries. Read full article: Health experts suggest Texas Gov. Greg A...→

Global Virus Updates: As Lockdowns Ease, Health Officials Urge Vigilance

Global Virus Updates: As Lockdowns Ease, Health Officials Urge Vigilance

As governments move forward with plans to ease coronavirus restrictions, health officials around the globe are calling on the public to remain vigilant so that [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: As Lockdowns Ease,...→

Colorado health officials issue new, detailed standards for reopening the state

Colorado health officials issue new, detailed standards for reopening the state

Colorado state health officials on Monday issued new, detailed guidelines for how the state should operate now that the statewide coronavirus stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials issue new, det...→

JAMA Coronavirus Study Of Northwell Health Hospitals Reveals Variety Of Helpful Data, Says Former Local Health Commissioner

JAMA Coronavirus Study Of Northwell Health Hospitals Reveals Variety Of Helpful Data, Says Former Local Health Commissioner

A new study of how coronavirus patients are doing at some of our major hospitals could have big implications for measures to help re-open the economy. Read full article: JAMA Coronavirus Study Of Northwell Heal...→

Frontline Foods Uses Local Restaurants to Provide Meals to Frontline Health Care Workers

Frontline Foods Uses Local Restaurants to Provide Meals to Frontline Health Care Workers

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, many people are looking for a way to help health care workers who are on the frontlines of the fight. Frontline Foods [...] Read full article: Frontline Foods Uses Local Restaurants t...→

Local health agencies struggle to ramp up virus tracking

As state after state begins to reopen, local health departments charged with tracking down everyone who has been in close contact with those who test positive [...] Read full article: Local health agencies struggle to ramp u...→

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

A local group is opening their doors to help health care workers and first responders work through the stress of being on the front lines during the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Local group offering free support groups...→

Coronavirus researchers told to stop working by Arizona Health Department as Gov. Doug Ducey plans state reopening

Coronavirus researchers told to stop working by Arizona Health Department as Gov. Doug Ducey plans state reopening

The department noted the researchers from Arizona State University and the University of Arizona may possibly be called upon to work again in late summer or ea [...] Read full article: Coronavirus researchers told to stop wor...→

Guest commentary: Colorado Health Care Option dropped for this year but effort continues

Guest commentary: Colorado Health Care Option dropped for this year but effort continues

We believe that the Colorado Option is the right policy and will help people across Colorado by increasing access to affordable health care. We also believe th [...] Read full article: Guest commentary: Colorado Health Care O...→

More Local Hospitals Report Children With Possible COVID-19 Health Consequences

More Local Hospitals Report Children With Possible COVID-19 Health Consequences

Amid new concerns about the possible impact of COVID-19 on children, one Long Island hospital tells NBC New York they have seen about a dozen critically ill pe [...] Read full article: More Local Hospitals Report Children Wit...→

Gov. Jared Polis cuts immediate state spending by $228.7 million, limits evictions, extends ski closures

Gov. Jared Polis cuts immediate state spending by $228.7 million, limits evictions, extends ski closures

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis slashed immediate government spending by $228.7 million in response to precipitous shortfalls in the state’s budget, as well banned e [...] Read full article: Gov. Jared Polis cuts immediate state sp...→

Local communities react to news Gov. Newsom may order beaches closed statewide

Local communities react to news Gov. Newsom may order beaches closed statewide

Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to order all beaches and state parks closed Friday, just as some communities were loosening local restrictions or at least talkin [...] Read full article: Local communities react to news Gov. New...→

White House orders intel agencies to investigate China, World Health Organization

White House orders intel agencies to investigate China, World Health Organization

The White House has ordered intelligence agencies to investigate China and the World Health Organization over the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: White House orders intel agencies to inv...→

Gov. Northam Order Ensures Protections for Virginia Health Care Workers

Gov. Northam Order Ensures Protections for Virginia Health Care Workers

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed an executive order which his office says reinforces some existing liability protections for the state’s health care work [...] Read full article: Gov. Northam Order Ensures Protections f...→

N.H. first responders draw national attention with tribute to local health care workers

N.H. first responders draw national attention with tribute to local health care workers

Laconia police and firefighters formed a heart with their cruisers and flashed their lights, showing appreciation for a local hospital's employees. Read full article: N.H. first responders draw national atte...→

Colorado receives order of 1 million surgical masks to distribute to health care workers

Colorado receives order of 1 million surgical masks to distribute to health care workers

Nurses and others working in hospitals and nursing homes have reported having to reuse masks for multiple shifts, increasing the risk of spreading the new coro [...] Read full article: Colorado receives order of 1 million sur...→

Gov. Jared Polis orders essential workers to wear masks, directs more oversight over Colorado’s senior care facilities

Gov. Jared Polis orders essential workers to wear masks, directs more oversight over Colorado’s senior care facilities

Colorado will be tightening oversight on nursing homes and senior living facilities to combat rising outbreaks among the state’s most vulnerable population. Read full article: Gov. Jared Polis orders essential worker...→

Local governments urge Congress for $250 billion in aid | WTOP

The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments is urging congress for additional funding in hopes of preventing layoffs of public employees. Read full article: Local governments urge Congress for $250...→

Colorado has received millions of masks and gloves to protect health care workers, Polis says

Colorado has received millions of masks and gloves to protect health care workers, Polis says

Gov. Jared Polis on Wednesday said he feels Colorado has been successful in acquiring vital personal protection equipment for health care workers and first res [...] Read full article: Colorado has received millions of masks ...→

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustainable’

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustainable’

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis on Monday said restrictive stay-at-home orders amid the coronavirus pandemic are “unsustainable” as more states start reopening parts [...] Read full article: Colorado Gov. Jared Polis: Stay-at-home ...→

BSO, local homeless agencies secure housing, food for mother, 10-year-old son

BSO, local homeless agencies secure housing, food for mother, 10-year-old son

PEMBROKE PARK, FLA. (WSVN) - The Broward Sheriff’s Office and local homeless agencies have secured a mother and her 10-year-old son, who were living in... Read full article: BSO, local homeless agencies secure hous...→

Meal Train for Local Health Care Heroes Raises More Than $31,000

Meal Train for Local Health Care Heroes Raises More Than $31,000

Since March 22, people and local businesses have been funding a meal train. It’s a way of feeding the health care heroes at Baylor University Medical Center. Read full article: Meal Train for Local Health Care Heroes ...→

Disability, health advocates welcome Medicaid changes Colorado requested due to coronavirus

Disability, health advocates welcome Medicaid changes Colorado requested due to coronavirus

Colorado’s requests would make it easier for low-income people to sign up for Medicaid and stay enrolled, and for doctors and others who want to accept Medicai [...] Read full article: Disability, health advocates welcome Med...→

Health departments urge residents to answer the phone; may be about coronavirus tracing

Health departments urge residents to answer the phone; may be about coronavirus tracing

The Macomb County Health Department is urging people to answer their phones, even if they don't recognize the number, because it could be about the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Health departments urge residents to ans...→

Kansas farmer mails NY Gov. Cuomo N95 coronavirus mask for health care worker: 'Snapshot of humanity'

Kansas farmer mails NY Gov. Cuomo N95 coronavirus mask for health care worker: 'Snapshot of humanity'

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo singled out Friday the generosity of an elderly Kansas farmer who gave one of his only N95 coronavirus masks for a New York doctor o [...] Read full article: Kansas farmer mails NY Gov. Cuomo N95 co...→

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Announces Plan to Partially Reopen State

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Announces Plan to Partially Reopen State

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) on Monday announced that his stay-at-home order will not extend past April 26. Read full article: Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Announces Plan...→

Health experts urge FDA to ax ‘outdated’ gay blood donor restrictions

Health experts urge FDA to ax ‘outdated’ gay blood donor restrictions

Calls to allow more gay and bisexual men to donate blood come amid a blood shortage ignited by the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Health experts urge FDA to ax ‘outdated’...→

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis pushed back against recent coronavirus death counts including those conducted by the CDC, days after his own state’s health departmen [...] Read full article: Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against C...→

Local governments urge Congress for $250 billion in aid | WTOP

The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments is urging congress for additional funding in hopes of preventing layoffs of public employees. Read full article: Local governments urge Congress for $250...→

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

A local group is opening their doors to help health care workers and first responders work through the stress of being on the front lines during the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Local group offering free support groups...→

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

New Jersey is extending its public-health emergency over the coronavirus pandemic for another 30 days, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday. Read full article: Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavir...→

Guest commentary: Colorado Health Care Option dropped for this year but effort continues

Guest commentary: Colorado Health Care Option dropped for this year but effort continues

We believe that the Colorado Option is the right policy and will help people across Colorado by increasing access to affordable health care. We also believe th [...] Read full article: Guest commentary: Colorado Health Care O...→

New York Gov. Cuomo tells reopen protesters:

New York Gov. Cuomo tells reopen protesters: "You have no right to jeopardize my health"

Cuomo said he understood people's frustration with the measures, but said he disagreed with those who want the economy to reopen despite the public health risk [...] Read full article: New York Gov. Cuomo tells reopen protest...→

Gov. Jared Polis cuts immediate state spending by $228.7 million, limits evictions, extends ski closures

Gov. Jared Polis cuts immediate state spending by $228.7 million, limits evictions, extends ski closures

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis slashed immediate government spending by $228.7 million in response to precipitous shortfalls in the state’s budget, as well banned e [...] Read full article: Gov. Jared Polis cuts immediate state sp...→

Feeding health care workers and supporting local restaurants

Feeding health care workers and supporting local restaurants

Some New Yorkers have figured out a way to feed health care workers on the front lines of COVID-19 while also supporting local restaurants. Read full article: Feeding health care workers and supporti...→

Meal Train for Local Health Care Heroes Raises More Than $31,000

Meal Train for Local Health Care Heroes Raises More Than $31,000

Since March 22, people and local businesses have been funding a meal train. It’s a way of feeding the health care heroes at Baylor University Medical Center. Read full article: Meal Train for Local Health Care Heroes ...→

White House orders intel agencies to investigate China, World Health Organization

White House orders intel agencies to investigate China, World Health Organization

The White House has ordered intelligence agencies to investigate China and the World Health Organization over the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: White House orders intel agencies to inv...→

Global Virus Updates: As Lockdowns Ease, Health Officials Urge Vigilance

Global Virus Updates: As Lockdowns Ease, Health Officials Urge Vigilance

As governments move forward with plans to ease coronavirus restrictions, health officials around the globe are calling on the public to remain vigilant so that [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: As Lockdowns Ease,...→

Health departments urge residents to answer the phone; may be about coronavirus tracing

Health departments urge residents to answer the phone; may be about coronavirus tracing

The Macomb County Health Department is urging people to answer their phones, even if they don't recognize the number, because it could be about the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Health departments urge residents to ans...→

N.H. first responders draw national attention with tribute to local health care workers

N.H. first responders draw national attention with tribute to local health care workers

Laconia police and firefighters formed a heart with their cruisers and flashed their lights, showing appreciation for a local hospital's employees. Read full article: N.H. first responders draw national atte...→

JAMA Coronavirus Study Of Northwell Health Hospitals Reveals Variety Of Helpful Data, Says Former Local Health Commissioner

JAMA Coronavirus Study Of Northwell Health Hospitals Reveals Variety Of Helpful Data, Says Former Local Health Commissioner

A new study of how coronavirus patients are doing at some of our major hospitals could have big implications for measures to help re-open the economy. Read full article: JAMA Coronavirus Study Of Northwell Heal...→

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Announces Plan to Partially Reopen State

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Announces Plan to Partially Reopen State

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) on Monday announced that his stay-at-home order will not extend past April 26. Read full article: Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Announces Plan...→

Colorado receives order of 1 million surgical masks to distribute to health care workers

Colorado receives order of 1 million surgical masks to distribute to health care workers

Nurses and others working in hospitals and nursing homes have reported having to reuse masks for multiple shifts, increasing the risk of spreading the new coro [...] Read full article: Colorado receives order of 1 million sur...→

Health experts urge FDA to ax ‘outdated’ gay blood donor restrictions

Health experts urge FDA to ax ‘outdated’ gay blood donor restrictions

Calls to allow more gay and bisexual men to donate blood come amid a blood shortage ignited by the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Health experts urge FDA to ax ‘outdated’...→

Local health agencies struggle to ramp up virus tracking

As state after state begins to reopen, local health departments charged with tracking down everyone who has been in close contact with those who test positive [...] Read full article: Local health agencies struggle to ramp u...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) has fired Renee Coleman-Mitchell, his public health commissioner, amid the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public...→

Colorado has received millions of masks and gloves to protect health care workers, Polis says

Colorado has received millions of masks and gloves to protect health care workers, Polis says

Gov. Jared Polis on Wednesday said he feels Colorado has been successful in acquiring vital personal protection equipment for health care workers and first res [...] Read full article: Colorado has received millions of masks ...→

Coronavirus researchers told to stop working by Arizona Health Department as Gov. Doug Ducey plans state reopening

Coronavirus researchers told to stop working by Arizona Health Department as Gov. Doug Ducey plans state reopening

The department noted the researchers from Arizona State University and the University of Arizona may possibly be called upon to work again in late summer or ea [...] Read full article: Coronavirus researchers told to stop wor...→

Jared Polis, Colorado gov.: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustai

Jared Polis, Colorado gov.: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustai

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis on Monday said restrictive stay-at-home orders amid the coronavirus pandemic are Read full article: Jared Polis, Colorado gov.: Stay-at-home...→

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustainable’

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustainable’

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis on Monday said restrictive stay-at-home orders amid the coronavirus pandemic are “unsustainable” as more states start reopening parts [...] Read full article: Colorado Gov. Jared Polis: Stay-at-home ...→

More Local Hospitals Report Children With Possible COVID-19 Health Consequences

More Local Hospitals Report Children With Possible COVID-19 Health Consequences

Amid new concerns about the possible impact of COVID-19 on children, one Long Island hospital tells NBC New York they have seen about a dozen critically ill pe [...] Read full article: More Local Hospitals Report Children Wit...→

Democrats urge Gov. Lee, election officials to make voter health a priority - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Tennesseans should not have to choose between their health and casting a vote this year, Democrats in the Senate say. Read full article: Democrats urge Gov. Lee, election offici...→

BSO, local homeless agencies secure housing, food for mother, 10-year-old son

BSO, local homeless agencies secure housing, food for mother, 10-year-old son

PEMBROKE PARK, FLA. (WSVN) - The Broward Sheriff’s Office and local homeless agencies have secured a mother and her 10-year-old son, who were living in... Read full article: BSO, local homeless agencies secure hous...→

Local communities react to news Gov. Newsom may order beaches closed statewide

Local communities react to news Gov. Newsom may order beaches closed statewide

Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to order all beaches and state parks closed Friday, just as some communities were loosening local restrictions or at least talkin [...] Read full article: Local communities react to news Gov. New...→

Health experts suggest Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to reopen state is premature

Health experts suggest Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to reopen state is premature

The first businesses allowed to reopen on May 1 include retail stores, shopping malls, restaurants, movie theaters, museums and libraries. Read full article: Health experts suggest Texas Gov. Greg A...→

Disability, health advocates welcome Medicaid changes Colorado requested due to coronavirus

Disability, health advocates welcome Medicaid changes Colorado requested due to coronavirus

Colorado’s requests would make it easier for low-income people to sign up for Medicaid and stay enrolled, and for doctors and others who want to accept Medicai [...] Read full article: Disability, health advocates welcome Med...→

Gov. Northam Order Ensures Protections for Virginia Health Care Workers

Gov. Northam Order Ensures Protections for Virginia Health Care Workers

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed an executive order which his office says reinforces some existing liability protections for the state’s health care work [...] Read full article: Gov. Northam Order Ensures Protections f...→

Colorado health officials issue new, detailed standards for reopening the state

Colorado health officials issue new, detailed standards for reopening the state

Colorado state health officials on Monday issued new, detailed guidelines for how the state should operate now that the statewide coronavirus stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials issue new, det...→

Kansas farmer mails NY Gov. Cuomo N95 coronavirus mask for health care worker: 'Snapshot of humanity'

Kansas farmer mails NY Gov. Cuomo N95 coronavirus mask for health care worker: 'Snapshot of humanity'

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo singled out Friday the generosity of an elderly Kansas farmer who gave one of his only N95 coronavirus masks for a New York doctor o [...] Read full article: Kansas farmer mails NY Gov. Cuomo N95 co...→

Gov. Jared Polis orders essential workers to wear masks, directs more oversight over Colorado’s senior care facilities

Gov. Jared Polis orders essential workers to wear masks, directs more oversight over Colorado’s senior care facilities

Colorado will be tightening oversight on nursing homes and senior living facilities to combat rising outbreaks among the state’s most vulnerable population. Read full article: Gov. Jared Polis orders essential worker...→

Frontline Foods Uses Local Restaurants to Provide Meals to Frontline Health Care Workers

Frontline Foods Uses Local Restaurants to Provide Meals to Frontline Health Care Workers

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, many people are looking for a way to help health care workers who are on the frontlines of the fight. Frontline Foods [...] Read full article: Frontline Foods Uses Local Restaurants t...→

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against CDC's coronavirus death counts

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis pushed back against recent coronavirus death counts including those conducted by the CDC, days after his own state’s health departmen [...] Read full article: Colorado Gov Polis pushes back against C...→

Local health agencies struggle to ramp up virus tracking

As state after state begins to reopen, local health departments charged with tracking down everyone who has been in close contact with those who test positive [...] Read full article: Local health agencies struggle to ramp u...→

Local governments urge Congress for $250 billion in aid | WTOP

The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments is urging congress for additional funding in hopes of preventing layoffs of public employees. Read full article: Local governments urge Congress for $250...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) has fired Renee Coleman-Mitchell, his public health commissioner, amid the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public...→

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

A local group is opening their doors to help health care workers and first responders work through the stress of being on the front lines during the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Local group offering free support groups...→

Colorado has received millions of masks and gloves to protect health care workers, Polis says

Colorado has received millions of masks and gloves to protect health care workers, Polis says

Gov. Jared Polis on Wednesday said he feels Colorado has been successful in acquiring vital personal protection equipment for health care workers and first res [...] Read full article: Colorado has received millions of masks ...→

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavirus public health emergency another 30 days

New Jersey is extending its public-health emergency over the coronavirus pandemic for another 30 days, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday. Read full article: Gov. Murphy extends New Jersey coronavir...→

Coronavirus researchers told to stop working by Arizona Health Department as Gov. Doug Ducey plans state reopening

Coronavirus researchers told to stop working by Arizona Health Department as Gov. Doug Ducey plans state reopening

The department noted the researchers from Arizona State University and the University of Arizona may possibly be called upon to work again in late summer or ea [...] Read full article: Coronavirus researchers told to stop wor...→

Jared Polis, Colorado gov.: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustai

Jared Polis, Colorado gov.: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustai

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis on Monday said restrictive stay-at-home orders amid the coronavirus pandemic are Read full article: Jared Polis, Colorado gov.: Stay-at-home...→

Guest commentary: Colorado Health Care Option dropped for this year but effort continues

Guest commentary: Colorado Health Care Option dropped for this year but effort continues

We believe that the Colorado Option is the right policy and will help people across Colorado by increasing access to affordable health care. We also believe th [...] Read full article: Guest commentary: Colorado Health Care O...→

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustainable’

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis: Stay-at-home orders are ‘so unsustainable’

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis on Monday said restrictive stay-at-home orders amid the coronavirus pandemic are “unsustainable” as more states start reopening parts [...] Read full article: Colorado Gov. Jared Polis: Stay-at-home ...→

New York Gov. Cuomo tells reopen protesters:

New York Gov. Cuomo tells reopen protesters: "You have no right to jeopardize my health"

Cuomo said he understood people's frustration with the measures, but said he disagreed with those who want the economy to reopen despite the public health risk [...] Read full article: New York Gov. Cuomo tells reopen protest...→

More Local Hospitals Report Children With Possible COVID-19 Health Consequences

More Local Hospitals Report Children With Possible COVID-19 Health Consequences

Amid new concerns about the possible impact of COVID-19 on children, one Long Island hospital tells NBC New York they have seen about a dozen critically ill pe [...] Read full article: More Local Hospitals Report Children Wit...→

Democrats urge Gov. Lee, election officials to make voter health a priority - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Tennesseans should not have to choose between their health and casting a vote this year, Democrats in the Senate say. Read full article: Democrats urge Gov. Lee, election offici...→

Gov. Jared Polis cuts immediate state spending by $228.7 million, limits evictions, extends ski closures

Gov. Jared Polis cuts immediate state spending by $228.7 million, limits evictions, extends ski closures

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis slashed immediate government spending by $228.7 million in response to precipitous shortfalls in the state’s budget, as well banned e [...] Read full article: Gov. Jared Polis cuts immediate state sp...→

BSO, local homeless agencies secure housing, food for mother, 10-year-old son

BSO, local homeless agencies secure housing, food for mother, 10-year-old son

PEMBROKE PARK, FLA. (WSVN) - The Broward Sheriff’s Office and local homeless agencies have secured a mother and her 10-year-old son, who were living in... Read full article: BSO, local homeless agencies secure hous...→

Feeding health care workers and supporting local restaurants

Feeding health care workers and supporting local restaurants

Some New Yorkers have figured out a way to feed health care workers on the front lines of COVID-19 while also supporting local restaurants. Read full article: Feeding health care workers and supporti...→

Local communities react to news Gov. Newsom may order beaches closed statewide

Local communities react to news Gov. Newsom may order beaches closed statewide

Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to order all beaches and state parks closed Friday, just as some communities were loosening local restrictions or at least talkin [...] Read full article: Local communities react to news Gov. New...→

Meal Train for Local Health Care Heroes Raises More Than $31,000

Meal Train for Local Health Care Heroes Raises More Than $31,000

Since March 22, people and local businesses have been funding a meal train. It’s a way of feeding the health care heroes at Baylor University Medical Center. Read full article: Meal Train for Local Health Care Heroes ...→

Health experts suggest Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to reopen state is premature

Health experts suggest Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to reopen state is premature

The first businesses allowed to reopen on May 1 include retail stores, shopping malls, restaurants, movie theaters, museums and libraries. Read full article: Health experts suggest Texas Gov. Greg A...→

White House orders intel agencies to investigate China, World Health Organization

White House orders intel agencies to investigate China, World Health Organization

The White House has ordered intelligence agencies to investigate China and the World Health Organization over the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: White House orders intel agencies to inv...→

Disability, health advocates welcome Medicaid changes Colorado requested due to coronavirus

Disability, health advocates welcome Medicaid changes Colorado requested due to coronavirus

Colorado’s requests would make it easier for low-income people to sign up for Medicaid and stay enrolled, and for doctors and others who want to accept Medicai [...] Read full article: Disability, health advocates welcome Med...→

Global Virus Updates: As Lockdowns Ease, Health Officials Urge Vigilance

Global Virus Updates: As Lockdowns Ease, Health Officials Urge Vigilance

As governments move forward with plans to ease coronavirus restrictions, health officials around the globe are calling on the public to remain vigilant so that [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: As Lockdowns Ease,...→

Gov. Northam Order Ensures Protections for Virginia Health Care Workers

Gov. Northam Order Ensures Protections for Virginia Health Care Workers

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed an executive order which his office says reinforces some existing liability protections for the state’s health care work [...] Read full article: Gov. Northam Order Ensures Protections f...→

Health departments urge residents to answer the phone; may be about coronavirus tracing

Health departments urge residents to answer the phone; may be about coronavirus tracing

The Macomb County Health Department is urging people to answer their phones, even if they don't recognize the number, because it could be about the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Health departments urge residents to ans...→

Colorado health officials issue new, detailed standards for reopening the state

Colorado health officials issue new, detailed standards for reopening the state

Colorado state health officials on Monday issued new, detailed guidelines for how the state should operate now that the statewide coronavirus stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials issue new, det...→

N.H. first responders draw national attention with tribute to local health care workers

N.H. first responders draw national attention with tribute to local health care workers

Laconia police and firefighters formed a heart with their cruisers and flashed their lights, showing appreciation for a local hospital's employees. Read full article: N.H. first responders draw national atte...→

Kansas farmer mails NY Gov. Cuomo N95 coronavirus mask for health care worker: 'Snapshot of humanity'

Kansas farmer mails NY Gov. Cuomo N95 coronavirus mask for health care worker: 'Snapshot of humanity'

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo singled out Friday the generosity of an elderly Kansas farmer who gave one of his only N95 coronavirus masks for a New York doctor o [...] Read full article: Kansas farmer mails NY Gov. Cuomo N95 co...→

JAMA Coronavirus Study Of Northwell Health Hospitals Reveals Variety Of Helpful Data, Says Former Local Health Commissioner

JAMA Coronavirus Study Of Northwell Health Hospitals Reveals Variety Of Helpful Data, Says Former Local Health Commissioner

A new study of how coronavirus patients are doing at some of our major hospitals could have big implications for measures to help re-open the economy. Read full article: JAMA Coronavirus Study Of Northwell Heal...→

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Announces Plan to Partially Reopen State

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Announces Plan to Partially Reopen State

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) on Monday announced that his stay-at-home order will not extend past April 26. Read full article: Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Announces Plan...→

Colorado receives order of 1 million surgical masks to distribute to health care workers

Colorado receives order of 1 million surgical masks to distribute to health care workers

Nurses and others working in hospitals and nursing homes have reported having to reuse masks for multiple shifts, increasing the risk of spreading the new coro [...] Read full article: Colorado receives order of 1 million sur...→

Gov. Jared Polis orders essential workers to wear masks, directs more oversight over Colorado’s senior care facilities

Gov. Jared Polis orders essential workers to wear masks, directs more oversight over Colorado’s senior care facilities

Colorado will be tightening oversight on nursing homes and senior living facilities to combat rising outbreaks among the state’s most vulnerable population. Read full article: Gov. Jared Polis orders essential worker...→

Health experts urge FDA to ax ‘outdated’ gay blood donor restrictions

Health experts urge FDA to ax ‘outdated’ gay blood donor restrictions

Calls to allow more gay and bisexual men to donate blood come amid a blood shortage ignited by the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Health experts urge FDA to ax ‘outdated’...→

Frontline Foods Uses Local Restaurants to Provide Meals to Frontline Health Care Workers

Frontline Foods Uses Local Restaurants to Provide Meals to Frontline Health Care Workers

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, many people are looking for a way to help health care workers who are on the frontlines of the fight. Frontline Foods [...] Read full article: Frontline Foods Uses Local Restaurants t...→