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Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...] Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

"We heal the general public, our patients. But we also have this untapped power to heal one another," Tara Rynders told Newsweek. Read full article: Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fel...→

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

The Georgia Department of Public Health has come under fire for sharing erroneous data that suggested the number of confirmed coronavirus cases decreasing – pr [...] Read full article: Georgia Department of Health slammed for...→

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal rates will return to Center City parking garages operated by the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) starting Monday, June 1. Read full article: Normal Rates to Return in June to Philad...→

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

President of the Sergeants Benevolent Association Ed Mullins said on Friday that though he is not surprised the NYC health commissioner made comments showing d [...] Read full article: Police union chief hits back after crass...→

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

The European Union’s European Medicines Agency on Thursday said they are “optimistic” that a coronavirus vaccine would be available at the beginning of next ye [...] Read full article: EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronaviru...→

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

CBS News spent seven days at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City during the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the CBS News special, "Bravery [...] Read full article: View from the front lines: The lives imp...→

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

A story in the New York Post claimed Barbot said she didn't "give two rats's asses about your cops" to the NYPD chief of department. Read full article: NYC Health commissioner under fire for a...→

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan called off his upcoming U.S. tour on Tuesday, making the legendary musician among the latest major artists to cancel shows because of the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronav...→

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., a regular critic of China's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, told the "Fox News Rundown" podcast Wednesday that the delay in roll [...] Read full article: Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollo...→

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the state’s Department of Health is collecting information from hospitals without the consent of patients and on Tuesday [...] Read full article: Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dep...→

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

The county’s simulation lab, which is training doctors, nurses, residents, medical students and first responders among others across the county, to "be prepare [...] Read full article: County lab trains front line health care...→

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

Transparency and integrity when it comes to the collection of COVID-19 data is the number one priority of the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), accord [...] Read full article: After errors, state health commissioner ...→

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

"You can study a pandemic till you’re blue in the face, but you never know what it’s going to be like until it happens." Read full article: 16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelp...→

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

COVID-19 was already spreading through cells at city jails when officials released more than 1,500 inmates for their safety. They went home without knowing if [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphi...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) The public health department is responsible f [...] Read full article: On the front lines of the fight against ...→

Coronavirus pandemic could cause

Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major mental health crisis," U.N. says

"Many people are distressed due to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation," the U.N. brief says. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major ...→

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

President Trump took decisive action to meet the anticipated demand for ventilators and, in the process, organized an industrial ramp-up the likes of which we [...] Read full article: Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavi...→

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS will soon open nine drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Pennsylvania, including one in Philadelphia, the company announced Thursday. Read full article: CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Tes...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

— Healthy SCC (@HealthySCC) May 13, 2020... Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Today’s topic is COVID-19 informati [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci told senators that if the country did not adequately prepare, “then we run the risk of having a resurgence.” Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts...→

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...→

Popular New York City eatery gives sneak peek at post-coronavirus dining - amNewYork

BY ALEKSANDRA MICHALSKA As shut-in Americans long for the days when they can once again enjoy simple pleasures like dining out, one New York City Read full article: Popular New York City eatery gives sneak...→

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Florida’s Department of health is facing heated questions over the sudden removal of a top manager responsible for tracking COVID-19 cases. Investigative Repor [...] Read full article: Calls for investigation after FL Health ...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

U.S. rejects

U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms in WHO coronavirus response resolution, says there's no "international right to abortion"

The United States largely supported the resolution, but took issue with language in the resolution about "sexual and reproductive health." Read full article: U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

Number Of Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylvania Tops 61,000 While Philadelphia Cases Show 'Signs Of Progress'

Number Of Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylvania Tops 61,000 While Philadelphia Cases Show 'Signs Of Progress'

PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — The number of COVID-19 cases in the state is has topped 61,000 as the death toll climbed above 4,400. In Philadelphia, 257 additional c [...] Read full article: Number Of Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylva...→

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

BOSTON (WHDH) – There are now 83,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in Massachusetts, up from 82,182 cases on Thursday, health officials announced Friday and 5,59 [...] Read full article: Health officials announce 110 new corona...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

Philadelphia Area Health Care Providers Landed $579M From the CARES Act; Here's the Breakdown

Philadelphia Area Health Care Providers Landed $579M From the CARES Act; Here's the Breakdown

Eighteen Philadelphia-area health systems and hospitals have received a total of more than $579 million in federal government coronavirus relief funds distribu [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Area Health Care Providers ...→

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

45% of adults in the U.S. say coronavirus pandemic is having a negative effect on their mental health, according to a poll. Read full article: How to get free mental health help durin...→

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies are raising concerns about the effects of coronavirus business lockdowns and social distancing on mental health. Read full article: Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health R...→

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

The pilots fly out of the 144th Fighter Wing in Fresno, and will be going over Richmond and Oakland around 10:43 a.m. and San Jose around 10:56. Read full article: Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednes...→

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

In an interview with "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan, Hoover Insitute's Lanhee Chen discusses the ongoing scrutiny over the WHO's response to COVI [...] Read full article: Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of...→

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

“Shulan should declare wartime control mode...," Chinese Communist Party Committee Secretary for Jilin Province, said Sunday. Read full article: Chinese City on North Korea Border Decla...→

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...] Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→

Popular New York City eatery gives sneak peek at post-coronavirus dining - amNewYork

BY ALEKSANDRA MICHALSKA As shut-in Americans long for the days when they can once again enjoy simple pleasures like dining out, one New York City Read full article: Popular New York City eatery gives sneak...→

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

"You can study a pandemic till you’re blue in the face, but you never know what it’s going to be like until it happens." Read full article: 16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelp...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

The Georgia Department of Public Health has come under fire for sharing erroneous data that suggested the number of confirmed coronavirus cases decreasing – pr [...] Read full article: Georgia Department of Health slammed for...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

BOSTON (WHDH) – There are now 83,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in Massachusetts, up from 82,182 cases on Thursday, health officials announced Friday and 5,59 [...] Read full article: Health officials announce 110 new corona...→

Coronavirus pandemic could cause

Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major mental health crisis," U.N. says

"Many people are distressed due to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation," the U.N. brief says. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major ...→

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

The European Union’s European Medicines Agency on Thursday said they are “optimistic” that a coronavirus vaccine would be available at the beginning of next ye [...] Read full article: EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronaviru...→

Philadelphia Area Health Care Providers Landed $579M From the CARES Act; Here's the Breakdown

Philadelphia Area Health Care Providers Landed $579M From the CARES Act; Here's the Breakdown

Eighteen Philadelphia-area health systems and hospitals have received a total of more than $579 million in federal government coronavirus relief funds distribu [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Area Health Care Providers ...→

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS will soon open nine drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Pennsylvania, including one in Philadelphia, the company announced Thursday. Read full article: CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Tes...→

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

A story in the New York Post claimed Barbot said she didn't "give two rats's asses about your cops" to the NYPD chief of department. Read full article: NYC Health commissioner under fire for a...→

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies are raising concerns about the effects of coronavirus business lockdowns and social distancing on mental health. Read full article: Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health R...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

— Healthy SCC (@HealthySCC) May 13, 2020... Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Today’s topic is COVID-19 informati [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan called off his upcoming U.S. tour on Tuesday, making the legendary musician among the latest major artists to cancel shows because of the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronav...→

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

In an interview with "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan, Hoover Insitute's Lanhee Chen discusses the ongoing scrutiny over the WHO's response to COVI [...] Read full article: Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of...→

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the state’s Department of Health is collecting information from hospitals without the consent of patients and on Tuesday [...] Read full article: Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dep...→

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...→

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

Transparency and integrity when it comes to the collection of COVID-19 data is the number one priority of the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), accord [...] Read full article: After errors, state health commissioner ...→

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Florida’s Department of health is facing heated questions over the sudden removal of a top manager responsible for tracking COVID-19 cases. Investigative Repor [...] Read full article: Calls for investigation after FL Health ...→

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

COVID-19 was already spreading through cells at city jails when officials released more than 1,500 inmates for their safety. They went home without knowing if [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphi...→

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

"We heal the general public, our patients. But we also have this untapped power to heal one another," Tara Rynders told Newsweek. Read full article: Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fel...→

U.S. rejects

U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms in WHO coronavirus response resolution, says there's no "international right to abortion"

The United States largely supported the resolution, but took issue with language in the resolution about "sexual and reproductive health." Read full article: U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms...→

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) The public health department is responsible f [...] Read full article: On the front lines of the fight against ...→

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal rates will return to Center City parking garages operated by the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) starting Monday, June 1. Read full article: Normal Rates to Return in June to Philad...→

Number Of Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylvania Tops 61,000 While Philadelphia Cases Show 'Signs Of Progress'

Number Of Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylvania Tops 61,000 While Philadelphia Cases Show 'Signs Of Progress'

PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — The number of COVID-19 cases in the state is has topped 61,000 as the death toll climbed above 4,400. In Philadelphia, 257 additional c [...] Read full article: Number Of Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylva...→

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

President of the Sergeants Benevolent Association Ed Mullins said on Friday that though he is not surprised the NYC health commissioner made comments showing d [...] Read full article: Police union chief hits back after crass...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

President Trump took decisive action to meet the anticipated demand for ventilators and, in the process, organized an industrial ramp-up the likes of which we [...] Read full article: Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavi...→

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

CBS News spent seven days at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City during the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the CBS News special, "Bravery [...] Read full article: View from the front lines: The lives imp...→

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

45% of adults in the U.S. say coronavirus pandemic is having a negative effect on their mental health, according to a poll. Read full article: How to get free mental health help durin...→

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

The pilots fly out of the 144th Fighter Wing in Fresno, and will be going over Richmond and Oakland around 10:43 a.m. and San Jose around 10:56. Read full article: Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednes...→

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., a regular critic of China's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, told the "Fox News Rundown" podcast Wednesday that the delay in roll [...] Read full article: Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollo...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci told senators that if the country did not adequately prepare, “then we run the risk of having a resurgence.” Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts...→

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

The county’s simulation lab, which is training doctors, nurses, residents, medical students and first responders among others across the county, to "be prepare [...] Read full article: County lab trains front line health care...→

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

“Shulan should declare wartime control mode...," Chinese Communist Party Committee Secretary for Jilin Province, said Sunday. Read full article: Chinese City on North Korea Border Decla...→

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...] Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

After errors, state health commissioner calls integrity of COVID-19 data a 'number one priority' - Atlanta INtown Paper

Transparency and integrity when it comes to the collection of COVID-19 data is the number one priority of the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), accord [...] Read full article: After errors, state health commissioner ...→

Popular New York City eatery gives sneak peek at post-coronavirus dining - amNewYork

BY ALEKSANDRA MICHALSKA As shut-in Americans long for the days when they can once again enjoy simple pleasures like dining out, one New York City Read full article: Popular New York City eatery gives sneak...→

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

"You can study a pandemic till you’re blue in the face, but you never know what it’s going to be like until it happens." Read full article: 16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelp...→

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Florida’s Department of health is facing heated questions over the sudden removal of a top manager responsible for tracking COVID-19 cases. Investigative Repor [...] Read full article: Calls for investigation after FL Health ...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

COVID-19 was already spreading through cells at city jails when officials released more than 1,500 inmates for their safety. They went home without knowing if [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphi...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

"We heal the general public, our patients. But we also have this untapped power to heal one another," Tara Rynders told Newsweek. Read full article: Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fel...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

U.S. rejects

U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms in WHO coronavirus response resolution, says there's no "international right to abortion"

The United States largely supported the resolution, but took issue with language in the resolution about "sexual and reproductive health." Read full article: U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms...→

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

The Georgia Department of Public Health has come under fire for sharing erroneous data that suggested the number of confirmed coronavirus cases decreasing – pr [...] Read full article: Georgia Department of Health slammed for...→

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) The public health department is responsible f [...] Read full article: On the front lines of the fight against ...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal rates will return to Center City parking garages operated by the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) starting Monday, June 1. Read full article: Normal Rates to Return in June to Philad...→

Number Of Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylvania Tops 61,000 While Philadelphia Cases Show 'Signs Of Progress'

Number Of Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylvania Tops 61,000 While Philadelphia Cases Show 'Signs Of Progress'

PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — The number of COVID-19 cases in the state is has topped 61,000 as the death toll climbed above 4,400. In Philadelphia, 257 additional c [...] Read full article: Number Of Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylva...→

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

BOSTON (WHDH) – There are now 83,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in Massachusetts, up from 82,182 cases on Thursday, health officials announced Friday and 5,59 [...] Read full article: Health officials announce 110 new corona...→

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

President of the Sergeants Benevolent Association Ed Mullins said on Friday that though he is not surprised the NYC health commissioner made comments showing d [...] Read full article: Police union chief hits back after crass...→

Coronavirus pandemic could cause

Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major mental health crisis," U.N. says

"Many people are distressed due to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation," the U.N. brief says. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major ...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

The European Union’s European Medicines Agency on Thursday said they are “optimistic” that a coronavirus vaccine would be available at the beginning of next ye [...] Read full article: EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronaviru...→

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

President Trump took decisive action to meet the anticipated demand for ventilators and, in the process, organized an industrial ramp-up the likes of which we [...] Read full article: Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavi...→

Philadelphia Area Health Care Providers Landed $579M From the CARES Act; Here's the Breakdown

Philadelphia Area Health Care Providers Landed $579M From the CARES Act; Here's the Breakdown

Eighteen Philadelphia-area health systems and hospitals have received a total of more than $579 million in federal government coronavirus relief funds distribu [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Area Health Care Providers ...→

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

CBS News spent seven days at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City during the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the CBS News special, "Bravery [...] Read full article: View from the front lines: The lives imp...→

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS will soon open nine drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Pennsylvania, including one in Philadelphia, the company announced Thursday. Read full article: CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Tes...→

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

45% of adults in the U.S. say coronavirus pandemic is having a negative effect on their mental health, according to a poll. Read full article: How to get free mental health help durin...→

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

NYC Health commissioner under fire for allegedly clashing with NYPD chief over masks for cops

A story in the New York Post claimed Barbot said she didn't "give two rats's asses about your cops" to the NYPD chief of department. Read full article: NYC Health commissioner under fire for a...→

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies are raising concerns about the effects of coronavirus business lockdowns and social distancing on mental health. Read full article: Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health R...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

— Healthy SCC (@HealthySCC) May 13, 2020... Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Today’s topic is COVID-19 informati [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

The pilots fly out of the 144th Fighter Wing in Fresno, and will be going over Richmond and Oakland around 10:43 a.m. and San Jose around 10:56. Read full article: Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednes...→

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan called off his upcoming U.S. tour on Tuesday, making the legendary musician among the latest major artists to cancel shows because of the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronav...→

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

In an interview with "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan, Hoover Insitute's Lanhee Chen discusses the ongoing scrutiny over the WHO's response to COVI [...] Read full article: Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of...→

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., a regular critic of China's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, told the "Fox News Rundown" podcast Wednesday that the delay in roll [...] Read full article: Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollo...→

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the state’s Department of Health is collecting information from hospitals without the consent of patients and on Tuesday [...] Read full article: Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dep...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci told senators that if the country did not adequately prepare, “then we run the risk of having a resurgence.” Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts...→

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

The county’s simulation lab, which is training doctors, nurses, residents, medical students and first responders among others across the county, to "be prepare [...] Read full article: County lab trains front line health care...→

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...→

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

“Shulan should declare wartime control mode...," Chinese Communist Party Committee Secretary for Jilin Province, said Sunday. Read full article: Chinese City on North Korea Border Decla...→