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Illinois Reports 1,462 New COVID-19 Cases, 61 New Deaths

Illinois Reports 1,462 New COVID-19 Cases, 61 New Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday announced 1,462 new cases of COVID-19, and 61 new deaths. Read full article: Illinois Reports 1,462 New COVID-19 Case...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,622 New COVID-19 Cases; 86 Additional Deaths

Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,622 New COVID-19 Cases; 86 Additional Deaths

Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said, as of Friday afternoon, Illinois has had 117,455 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the p [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,622 New COVID...→

Michigan Officials Still Do Not Know # of COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan Officials Still Do Not Know # of COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services does not know how many of the state's COVID-19 deaths are from nursing homes Read full article: Michigan Officials Still Do Not Know # o...→

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

On Thursday, Massachusetts residents got a first look at the toll the coronavirus pandemic has taken on Massachusetts nursing homes. So far, 4,014 people have [...] Read full article: Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In...→

Newly released state data details thousands of COVID-19 deaths at Mass. nursing homes

Newly released state data details thousands of COVID-19 deaths at Mass. nursing homes

BOSTON (WHDH) - Thousands of COVID-19-related deaths have been reported at long-term care facilities in Massachusetts since the beginning of the pandemic. Of t [...] Read full article: Newly released state data details thousa...→

Chelsea, Brockton post high positive coronavirus test rates as Massachusetts releases nursing home death data

Chelsea, Brockton post high positive coronavirus test rates as Massachusetts releases nursing home death data

Massachusetts cities with some of the highest coronavirus infection rates are posting positive test rates far higher than the state’s average even as their num [...] Read full article: Chelsea, Brockton post high positive cor...→

Illinois COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5,000

Illinois COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5,000

The state's death toll from COVID-19 infections surpassed 5,000 Wednesday as state health officials announced another 160 residents died from the disease.... A [...] Read full article: Illinois COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5...→

New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID-19 Test To Collect More Data As Another 970 Positive Cases Reported

New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID-19 Test To Collect More Data As Another 970 Positive Cases Reported

New Jersey officials are urging residents to get tested for the coronavirus in order to collect more data as another 970 COVID-19 case were reported Wednesday. Read full article: New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID...→

Illinois' COVID-19 hospitalizations, infection rates drop

Illinois' COVID-19 hospitalizations, infection rates drop

CHICAGO -- Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Tuesday that metrics measuring the severity of the coronavirus pandemic are trending downward as Illinois prepares to furthe [...] Read full article: Illinois' COVID-19 hospitalizations, inf...→

Statewide virtual vigil to honor nursing home residents who died from COVID-19

The state reports over 5,000 nursing home and assisted living facility residents have died from coronavirus. Read full article: Statewide virtual vigil to honor nursing...→

Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVID-19 Cases, 31 New Deaths

Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVID-19 Cases, 31 New Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Monday announced 1,713 new cases of COVID-19, and 31 additional deaths. Read full article: Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVI...→

On a Scottish Isle, Nursing Home Deaths Expose a Covid-19 Scandal

On a Scottish Isle, Nursing Home Deaths Expose a Covid-19 Scandal

At the Home Farm nursing home on the Isle of Skye, more than a quarter of its residents died and nearly all were infected with coronavirus. Families are furiou [...] Read full article: On a Scottish Isle, Nursing Home Deaths ...→

Dentists worry COVID will decay finances • Devastating April for hospital margins • Nursing homes' share in federal funds

Operating costs are rising as dentists, who work in one of the most high-risk settings for exposure, invest in high-quality air filters and battle other health [...] Read full article: Dentists worry COVID will decay finances...→

Illinois Changes Way It Reports Nursing Home Virus Cases

Illinois Changes Way It Reports Nursing Home Virus Cases

Illinois is no longer providing the total numbers of coronavirus cases and deaths at long-term care facilities in favor of disclosing information about recent [...] Read full article: Illinois Changes Way It Reports Nursing ...→

Nursing homes account for more than half of coronavirus deaths in Illinois, new data shows

Nursing homes account for more than half of coronavirus deaths in Illinois, new data shows

The data released Friday, however, is again riddled with inconsistencies, and reflects yet another change in how the numbers were reported from the week before [...] Read full article: Nursing homes account for more than half...→

Many Nursing Homes Battling COVID-19 Previously Had Infection Control Problems

Many Nursing Homes Battling COVID-19 Previously Had Infection Control Problems

An NBC 6 analysis revealed about 90% of South Florida nursing homes cited for infection control problems years prior to the crisis have reported cases or death [...] Read full article: Many Nursing Homes Battling COVID-19 Pre...→

COVID-19 Deaths At Local Nursing Homes Spike

COVID-19 Deaths At Local Nursing Homes Spike

According to state numbers obtained by NBC 7 Investigates, at least 201 healthcare workers and 418 residents inside local nursing homes have tested positive fo [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Deaths At Local Nursing Homes S...→

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Gov. JB Pritzker said, as of Wednesday afternoon, Illinois has had 113,306 confirmed cases of the virus since the start of the pandemic, including 5,083 deaths [...] Read full article: Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Ca...→

Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursing Home Dead Want 'Horrific Experience' To End

Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursing Home Dead Want 'Horrific Experience' To End

A group of protestors and their assemblyman are calling for a federal probe into New York State's nursing home deaths, pointing fingers at the governor. Read full article: Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursi...→

39 more die in Illinois of COVID-19 as all regions of state set to move to Phase 3 on Friday

39 more die in Illinois of COVID-19 as all regions of state set to move to Phase 3 on Friday

Officials said the 39 deaths reported on Tuesday could be lower due to Memorial Day. There were also 1,178 new cases reported from 17,230 tests received. The v [...] Read full article: 39 more die in Illinois of COVID-19 as a...→

’I’m Looking for the Truth’: States Face Criticism for COVID-19 Data Cover-Ups

’I’m Looking for the Truth’: States Face Criticism for COVID-19 Data Cover-Ups

As states ramp up their reopenings, some are coming under criticism for making public misleading statistics or concealing information related to the coronaviru [...] Read full article: ’I’m Looking for the Truth’: States Face...→

Joint Task Force to Provide COVID-19 Testing in Texas Nursing Homes

Joint Task Force to Provide COVID-19 Testing in Texas Nursing Homes

A joint task force created with local fire chiefs in collaboration with the Texas Division of Emergency Management will provide COVID-19 testing in regional nu [...] Read full article: Joint Task Force to Provide COVID-19 Tes...→

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

That dealt a major blow to hopes for a treatment, touted by U.S. President Donald Trump, as drugmakers and governments race to find ways to treat patients and [...] Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling...→

Victim's Family Voices Concerns After Vallejo Nursing Home COVID-19 Outbreak Claims 16 Lives

Victim's Family Voices Concerns After Vallejo Nursing Home COVID-19 Outbreak Claims 16 Lives

A COVID-19 outbreak at The Windsor Vallejo Care Center has claimed 16 lives and left 112 residents infected with the virus, according to Solano County health o [...] Read full article: Victim's Family Voices Concerns After Va...→

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

In recent days, Illinois health officials have begun posting a “recovery rate” on their coronavirus data website, and Gov. J.B. Pritzker discussed the new addi [...] Read full article: Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recov...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer Not Reporting COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan Gov. Whitmer Not Reporting COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan is now the only state among 19 states with over 900 COVID-19 deaths not reporting the number of those deaths from nursing homes. Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer Not Reporting COVI...→

1,713 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, 31 new deaths; positive-test rate at 12%

1,713 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, 31 new deaths; positive-test rate at 12%

The Illinois Department of Public Health today announced 1,713 new cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, including 31 additional deaths. That brings the total to 112, [...] Read full article: 1,713 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, 31...→

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Federal funding will play a key role in the new $40 billion Illinois budget passed this weekend by lawmakers. Read full article: Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budg...→

Fire Departments Team Up With TDEM to Test North Texas Nursing Homes for COVID-19

Fire Departments Team Up With TDEM to Test North Texas Nursing Homes for COVID-19

The Texas Division of Emergency Management has created a new joint task force to provide regional testing for all staff members and residents at Texas nursing [...] Read full article: Fire Departments Team Up With TDEM to Te...→

Illinois reports 2,352 new COVID-19 cases, 75 more deaths Saturday

Illinois reports 2,352 new COVID-19 cases, 75 more deaths Saturday

The Illinois Department of Public Health Saturday announced 2,352 new cases of COVID-19 infection in the state and 75 additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: Illinois reports 2,352 new COVID-19 case...→

Illinois Reports 1,462 New COVID-19 Cases, 61 New Deaths

Illinois Reports 1,462 New COVID-19 Cases, 61 New Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday announced 1,462 new cases of COVID-19, and 61 new deaths. Read full article: Illinois Reports 1,462 New COVID-19 Case...→

Many Nursing Homes Battling COVID-19 Previously Had Infection Control Problems

Many Nursing Homes Battling COVID-19 Previously Had Infection Control Problems

An NBC 6 analysis revealed about 90% of South Florida nursing homes cited for infection control problems years prior to the crisis have reported cases or death [...] Read full article: Many Nursing Homes Battling COVID-19 Pre...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,622 New COVID-19 Cases; 86 Additional Deaths

Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,622 New COVID-19 Cases; 86 Additional Deaths

Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said, as of Friday afternoon, Illinois has had 117,455 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the p [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,622 New COVID...→

Victim's Family Voices Concerns After Vallejo Nursing Home COVID-19 Outbreak Claims 16 Lives

Victim's Family Voices Concerns After Vallejo Nursing Home COVID-19 Outbreak Claims 16 Lives

A COVID-19 outbreak at The Windsor Vallejo Care Center has claimed 16 lives and left 112 residents infected with the virus, according to Solano County health o [...] Read full article: Victim's Family Voices Concerns After Va...→

COVID-19 Deaths At Local Nursing Homes Spike

COVID-19 Deaths At Local Nursing Homes Spike

According to state numbers obtained by NBC 7 Investigates, at least 201 healthcare workers and 418 residents inside local nursing homes have tested positive fo [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Deaths At Local Nursing Homes S...→

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

On Thursday, Massachusetts residents got a first look at the toll the coronavirus pandemic has taken on Massachusetts nursing homes. So far, 4,014 people have [...] Read full article: Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In...→

Chelsea, Brockton post high positive coronavirus test rates as Massachusetts releases nursing home death data

Chelsea, Brockton post high positive coronavirus test rates as Massachusetts releases nursing home death data

Massachusetts cities with some of the highest coronavirus infection rates are posting positive test rates far higher than the state’s average even as their num [...] Read full article: Chelsea, Brockton post high positive cor...→

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

In recent days, Illinois health officials have begun posting a “recovery rate” on their coronavirus data website, and Gov. J.B. Pritzker discussed the new addi [...] Read full article: Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recov...→

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Gov. JB Pritzker said, as of Wednesday afternoon, Illinois has had 113,306 confirmed cases of the virus since the start of the pandemic, including 5,083 deaths [...] Read full article: Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Ca...→

New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID-19 Test To Collect More Data As Another 970 Positive Cases Reported

New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID-19 Test To Collect More Data As Another 970 Positive Cases Reported

New Jersey officials are urging residents to get tested for the coronavirus in order to collect more data as another 970 COVID-19 case were reported Wednesday. Read full article: New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID...→

39 more die in Illinois of COVID-19 as all regions of state set to move to Phase 3 on Friday

39 more die in Illinois of COVID-19 as all regions of state set to move to Phase 3 on Friday

Officials said the 39 deaths reported on Tuesday could be lower due to Memorial Day. There were also 1,178 new cases reported from 17,230 tests received. The v [...] Read full article: 39 more die in Illinois of COVID-19 as a...→

Statewide virtual vigil to honor nursing home residents who died from COVID-19

The state reports over 5,000 nursing home and assisted living facility residents have died from coronavirus. Read full article: Statewide virtual vigil to honor nursing...→

1,713 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, 31 new deaths; positive-test rate at 12%

1,713 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, 31 new deaths; positive-test rate at 12%

The Illinois Department of Public Health today announced 1,713 new cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, including 31 additional deaths. That brings the total to 112, [...] Read full article: 1,713 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, 31...→

On a Scottish Isle, Nursing Home Deaths Expose a Covid-19 Scandal

On a Scottish Isle, Nursing Home Deaths Expose a Covid-19 Scandal

At the Home Farm nursing home on the Isle of Skye, more than a quarter of its residents died and nearly all were infected with coronavirus. Families are furiou [...] Read full article: On a Scottish Isle, Nursing Home Deaths ...→

Fire Departments Team Up With TDEM to Test North Texas Nursing Homes for COVID-19

Fire Departments Team Up With TDEM to Test North Texas Nursing Homes for COVID-19

The Texas Division of Emergency Management has created a new joint task force to provide regional testing for all staff members and residents at Texas nursing [...] Read full article: Fire Departments Team Up With TDEM to Te...→

Joint Task Force to Provide COVID-19 Testing in Texas Nursing Homes

Joint Task Force to Provide COVID-19 Testing in Texas Nursing Homes

A joint task force created with local fire chiefs in collaboration with the Texas Division of Emergency Management will provide COVID-19 testing in regional nu [...] Read full article: Joint Task Force to Provide COVID-19 Tes...→

Illinois Changes Way It Reports Nursing Home Virus Cases

Illinois Changes Way It Reports Nursing Home Virus Cases

Illinois is no longer providing the total numbers of coronavirus cases and deaths at long-term care facilities in favor of disclosing information about recent [...] Read full article: Illinois Changes Way It Reports Nursing ...→

Nursing homes account for more than half of coronavirus deaths in Illinois, new data shows

Nursing homes account for more than half of coronavirus deaths in Illinois, new data shows

The data released Friday, however, is again riddled with inconsistencies, and reflects yet another change in how the numbers were reported from the week before [...] Read full article: Nursing homes account for more than half...→

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

That dealt a major blow to hopes for a treatment, touted by U.S. President Donald Trump, as drugmakers and governments race to find ways to treat patients and [...] Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling...→

Michigan Officials Still Do Not Know # of COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan Officials Still Do Not Know # of COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services does not know how many of the state's COVID-19 deaths are from nursing homes Read full article: Michigan Officials Still Do Not Know # o...→

Newly released state data details thousands of COVID-19 deaths at Mass. nursing homes

Newly released state data details thousands of COVID-19 deaths at Mass. nursing homes

BOSTON (WHDH) - Thousands of COVID-19-related deaths have been reported at long-term care facilities in Massachusetts since the beginning of the pandemic. Of t [...] Read full article: Newly released state data details thousa...→

Illinois COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5,000

Illinois COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5,000

The state's death toll from COVID-19 infections surpassed 5,000 Wednesday as state health officials announced another 160 residents died from the disease.... A [...] Read full article: Illinois COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer Not Reporting COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan Gov. Whitmer Not Reporting COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan is now the only state among 19 states with over 900 COVID-19 deaths not reporting the number of those deaths from nursing homes. Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer Not Reporting COVI...→

Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursing Home Dead Want 'Horrific Experience' To End

Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursing Home Dead Want 'Horrific Experience' To End

A group of protestors and their assemblyman are calling for a federal probe into New York State's nursing home deaths, pointing fingers at the governor. Read full article: Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursi...→

Illinois' COVID-19 hospitalizations, infection rates drop

Illinois' COVID-19 hospitalizations, infection rates drop

CHICAGO -- Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Tuesday that metrics measuring the severity of the coronavirus pandemic are trending downward as Illinois prepares to furthe [...] Read full article: Illinois' COVID-19 hospitalizations, inf...→

’I’m Looking for the Truth’: States Face Criticism for COVID-19 Data Cover-Ups

’I’m Looking for the Truth’: States Face Criticism for COVID-19 Data Cover-Ups

As states ramp up their reopenings, some are coming under criticism for making public misleading statistics or concealing information related to the coronaviru [...] Read full article: ’I’m Looking for the Truth’: States Face...→

Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVID-19 Cases, 31 New Deaths

Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVID-19 Cases, 31 New Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Monday announced 1,713 new cases of COVID-19, and 31 additional deaths. Read full article: Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVI...→

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Federal funding will play a key role in the new $40 billion Illinois budget passed this weekend by lawmakers. Read full article: Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budg...→

Dentists worry COVID will decay finances • Devastating April for hospital margins • Nursing homes' share in federal funds

Operating costs are rising as dentists, who work in one of the most high-risk settings for exposure, invest in high-quality air filters and battle other health [...] Read full article: Dentists worry COVID will decay finances...→

Illinois reports 2,352 new COVID-19 cases, 75 more deaths Saturday

Illinois reports 2,352 new COVID-19 cases, 75 more deaths Saturday

The Illinois Department of Public Health Saturday announced 2,352 new cases of COVID-19 infection in the state and 75 additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: Illinois reports 2,352 new COVID-19 case...→

Illinois Reports 1,462 New COVID-19 Cases, 61 New Deaths

Illinois Reports 1,462 New COVID-19 Cases, 61 New Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday announced 1,462 new cases of COVID-19, and 61 new deaths. Read full article: Illinois Reports 1,462 New COVID-19 Case...→

Nursing homes account for more than half of coronavirus deaths in Illinois, new data shows

Nursing homes account for more than half of coronavirus deaths in Illinois, new data shows

The data released Friday, however, is again riddled with inconsistencies, and reflects yet another change in how the numbers were reported from the week before [...] Read full article: Nursing homes account for more than half...→

Many Nursing Homes Battling COVID-19 Previously Had Infection Control Problems

Many Nursing Homes Battling COVID-19 Previously Had Infection Control Problems

An NBC 6 analysis revealed about 90% of South Florida nursing homes cited for infection control problems years prior to the crisis have reported cases or death [...] Read full article: Many Nursing Homes Battling COVID-19 Pre...→

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

That dealt a major blow to hopes for a treatment, touted by U.S. President Donald Trump, as drugmakers and governments race to find ways to treat patients and [...] Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,622 New COVID-19 Cases; 86 Additional Deaths

Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,622 New COVID-19 Cases; 86 Additional Deaths

Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said, as of Friday afternoon, Illinois has had 117,455 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the p [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,622 New COVID...→

Victim's Family Voices Concerns After Vallejo Nursing Home COVID-19 Outbreak Claims 16 Lives

Victim's Family Voices Concerns After Vallejo Nursing Home COVID-19 Outbreak Claims 16 Lives

A COVID-19 outbreak at The Windsor Vallejo Care Center has claimed 16 lives and left 112 residents infected with the virus, according to Solano County health o [...] Read full article: Victim's Family Voices Concerns After Va...→

Michigan Officials Still Do Not Know # of COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan Officials Still Do Not Know # of COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services does not know how many of the state's COVID-19 deaths are from nursing homes Read full article: Michigan Officials Still Do Not Know # o...→

COVID-19 Deaths At Local Nursing Homes Spike

COVID-19 Deaths At Local Nursing Homes Spike

According to state numbers obtained by NBC 7 Investigates, at least 201 healthcare workers and 418 residents inside local nursing homes have tested positive fo [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Deaths At Local Nursing Homes S...→

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

On Thursday, Massachusetts residents got a first look at the toll the coronavirus pandemic has taken on Massachusetts nursing homes. So far, 4,014 people have [...] Read full article: Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In...→

Newly released state data details thousands of COVID-19 deaths at Mass. nursing homes

Newly released state data details thousands of COVID-19 deaths at Mass. nursing homes

BOSTON (WHDH) - Thousands of COVID-19-related deaths have been reported at long-term care facilities in Massachusetts since the beginning of the pandemic. Of t [...] Read full article: Newly released state data details thousa...→

Chelsea, Brockton post high positive coronavirus test rates as Massachusetts releases nursing home death data

Chelsea, Brockton post high positive coronavirus test rates as Massachusetts releases nursing home death data

Massachusetts cities with some of the highest coronavirus infection rates are posting positive test rates far higher than the state’s average even as their num [...] Read full article: Chelsea, Brockton post high positive cor...→

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

In recent days, Illinois health officials have begun posting a “recovery rate” on their coronavirus data website, and Gov. J.B. Pritzker discussed the new addi [...] Read full article: Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recov...→

Illinois COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5,000

Illinois COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5,000

The state's death toll from COVID-19 infections surpassed 5,000 Wednesday as state health officials announced another 160 residents died from the disease.... A [...] Read full article: Illinois COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5...→

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Illinois Since Early April; 1,111 New Cases, 160 More Deaths

Gov. JB Pritzker said, as of Wednesday afternoon, Illinois has had 113,306 confirmed cases of the virus since the start of the pandemic, including 5,083 deaths [...] Read full article: Smallest One-Day Increase In COVID-19 Ca...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer Not Reporting COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan Gov. Whitmer Not Reporting COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths

Michigan is now the only state among 19 states with over 900 COVID-19 deaths not reporting the number of those deaths from nursing homes. Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer Not Reporting COVI...→

New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID-19 Test To Collect More Data As Another 970 Positive Cases Reported

New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID-19 Test To Collect More Data As Another 970 Positive Cases Reported

New Jersey officials are urging residents to get tested for the coronavirus in order to collect more data as another 970 COVID-19 case were reported Wednesday. Read full article: New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID...→

Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursing Home Dead Want 'Horrific Experience' To End

Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursing Home Dead Want 'Horrific Experience' To End

A group of protestors and their assemblyman are calling for a federal probe into New York State's nursing home deaths, pointing fingers at the governor. Read full article: Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursi...→

Illinois' COVID-19 hospitalizations, infection rates drop

Illinois' COVID-19 hospitalizations, infection rates drop

CHICAGO -- Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Tuesday that metrics measuring the severity of the coronavirus pandemic are trending downward as Illinois prepares to furthe [...] Read full article: Illinois' COVID-19 hospitalizations, inf...→

39 more die in Illinois of COVID-19 as all regions of state set to move to Phase 3 on Friday

39 more die in Illinois of COVID-19 as all regions of state set to move to Phase 3 on Friday

Officials said the 39 deaths reported on Tuesday could be lower due to Memorial Day. There were also 1,178 new cases reported from 17,230 tests received. The v [...] Read full article: 39 more die in Illinois of COVID-19 as a...→

Statewide virtual vigil to honor nursing home residents who died from COVID-19

The state reports over 5,000 nursing home and assisted living facility residents have died from coronavirus. Read full article: Statewide virtual vigil to honor nursing...→

’I’m Looking for the Truth’: States Face Criticism for COVID-19 Data Cover-Ups

’I’m Looking for the Truth’: States Face Criticism for COVID-19 Data Cover-Ups

As states ramp up their reopenings, some are coming under criticism for making public misleading statistics or concealing information related to the coronaviru [...] Read full article: ’I’m Looking for the Truth’: States Face...→

1,713 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, 31 new deaths; positive-test rate at 12%

1,713 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, 31 new deaths; positive-test rate at 12%

The Illinois Department of Public Health today announced 1,713 new cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, including 31 additional deaths. That brings the total to 112, [...] Read full article: 1,713 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, 31...→

Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVID-19 Cases, 31 New Deaths

Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVID-19 Cases, 31 New Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Monday announced 1,713 new cases of COVID-19, and 31 additional deaths. Read full article: Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVI...→

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budget, Includes Money For COVID-19

Federal funding will play a key role in the new $40 billion Illinois budget passed this weekend by lawmakers. Read full article: Illinois Lawmakers Pass $40 Billion Budg...→

On a Scottish Isle, Nursing Home Deaths Expose a Covid-19 Scandal

On a Scottish Isle, Nursing Home Deaths Expose a Covid-19 Scandal

At the Home Farm nursing home on the Isle of Skye, more than a quarter of its residents died and nearly all were infected with coronavirus. Families are furiou [...] Read full article: On a Scottish Isle, Nursing Home Deaths ...→

Fire Departments Team Up With TDEM to Test North Texas Nursing Homes for COVID-19

Fire Departments Team Up With TDEM to Test North Texas Nursing Homes for COVID-19

The Texas Division of Emergency Management has created a new joint task force to provide regional testing for all staff members and residents at Texas nursing [...] Read full article: Fire Departments Team Up With TDEM to Te...→

Dentists worry COVID will decay finances • Devastating April for hospital margins • Nursing homes' share in federal funds

Operating costs are rising as dentists, who work in one of the most high-risk settings for exposure, invest in high-quality air filters and battle other health [...] Read full article: Dentists worry COVID will decay finances...→

Joint Task Force to Provide COVID-19 Testing in Texas Nursing Homes

Joint Task Force to Provide COVID-19 Testing in Texas Nursing Homes

A joint task force created with local fire chiefs in collaboration with the Texas Division of Emergency Management will provide COVID-19 testing in regional nu [...] Read full article: Joint Task Force to Provide COVID-19 Tes...→

Illinois reports 2,352 new COVID-19 cases, 75 more deaths Saturday

Illinois reports 2,352 new COVID-19 cases, 75 more deaths Saturday

The Illinois Department of Public Health Saturday announced 2,352 new cases of COVID-19 infection in the state and 75 additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: Illinois reports 2,352 new COVID-19 case...→

Illinois Changes Way It Reports Nursing Home Virus Cases

Illinois Changes Way It Reports Nursing Home Virus Cases

Illinois is no longer providing the total numbers of coronavirus cases and deaths at long-term care facilities in favor of disclosing information about recent [...] Read full article: Illinois Changes Way It Reports Nursing ...→