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Long Island health care worker busted for punching 92-year-old woman in face

Long Island health care worker busted for punching 92-year-old woman in face

A Long Island health care worker was busted after she allegedly gave a 92-year-old woman a black eye, Nassau County police said. Andrea Richards, 48, was helpi [...] Read full article: Long Island health care worker busted fo...→

Long Island health care worker busted for punching 92-year-old woman in face

Long Island health care worker busted for punching 92-year-old woman in face

A Long Island health care worker was busted after she allegedly gave a 92-year-old woman a black eye, Nassau County police said. Andrea Richards, 48, was helpi [...] Read full article: Long Island health care worker busted fo...→

Health care workers see coming wave of coronavirus in their ranks

Health care workers see coming wave of coronavirus in their ranks

States like Ohio and Minnesota are already seeing an uptick in COVID-19 cases among front-line health care workers. Read full article: Health care workers see coming wave of c...→

Army of health care workers: At least 78,000 people so far have volunteered in NY

Army of health care workers: At least 78,000 people so far have volunteered in NY

At least 78,000 people so far have volunteered for the state’s reserve force of medical worker, officials said. Read full article: Army of health care workers: At least 78...→

Long Island Urgent Cares Offer Test That Can Detect Coronavirus in 5 Minutes

Long Island Urgent Cares Offer Test That Can Detect Coronavirus in 5 Minutes

Three Long Island urgent care locations are offering a test that is capable of delivering positive results of the coronavirus in as little as five minutes — th [...] Read full article: Long Island Urgent Cares Offer Test That...→

Fired Amazon worker speaks after Staten Island warehouse walkout over COVID-19 concerns

Fired Amazon worker speaks after Staten Island warehouse walkout over COVID-19 concerns

Chris Smalls was fired from his job as an assistant manager at a Staten Island Amazon warehouse after organizing a walkout Monday amid employee coronavirus con [...] Read full article: Fired Amazon worker speaks after Staten ...→

Fearing COVID-19 spread to families, health care workers self-isolate at home

Fearing COVID-19 spread to families, health care workers self-isolate at home

"The least you could do is stay home so that we, too, can go home to our loved ones one day,” Dr. Tim Cheng posted on social media. Read full article: Fearing COVID-19 spread to families, hea...→

Georgia communities gather outside hospitals to pray for health care workers

Georgia communities gather outside hospitals to pray for health care workers

Shamar Walters... Georgia residents are showing support for health care workers at prayer services outside local hospitals. Large crowds have been gathering in [...] Read full article: Georgia communities gather outside hospi...→

Medical Students Help Health Care Workers Through PPE Donations, Virtual Blood Drive

Medical Students Help Health Care Workers Through PPE Donations, Virtual Blood Drive

A group of medical students at the Texas Christian University and University of North Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine have started a collection [...] Read full article: Medical Students Help Health Care Worker...→

Coronavirus crisis prompts Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers

Coronavirus crisis prompts Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers

Somerville artists are setting down their paintbrushes and canvases and repurposing their tools to manufacture surgical masks, hospital gowns, face shields and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crisis prompts Somerville ar...→

Feds: Health care professionals can use Zoom, Skype or FaceTime for tele-health consultations during coronavirus crisis

Feds: Health care professionals can use Zoom, Skype or FaceTime for tele-health consultations during coronavirus crisis

A medical consultation, or even a critical care review can be made over online applications such as FaceTime, Google Hangouts, Zoom or Skype. The U.S. Departme [...] Read full article: Feds: Health care professionals can use ...→

Coronavirus fight creates alliance between health care workers, tattoo artists

Coronavirus fight creates alliance between health care workers, tattoo artists

Personal piercings and permanent ink aren't the only things coronavirus heroes and tattoo shops have in common these days. Read full article: Coronavirus fight creates alliance betwe...→

U.K. to renew health care workers’ visas amid coronavirus pandemic

U.K. to renew health care workers’ visas amid coronavirus pandemic

Britain announced Tuesday it will automatically renew the visas of about 2,800 health care workers who are on the front lines combating the spread of the novel [...] Read full article: U.K. to renew health care workers’ visas...→

More Than 400 Long-Term Care Facilities in US Have Coronavirus Cases

More Than 400 Long-Term Care Facilities in US Have Coronavirus Cases

There are now more than 400 long-term care facilities nationwide with residents who are infected with coronavirus cases, an increase of 172 percent from 146 on [...] Read full article: More Than 400 Long-Term Care Facilities ...→

NY seeks 1 million health care workers; Asia not safe yet

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo begged for health care reinforcements, saying up to 1 million more workers were needed to fight the coronavirus, while the World Hea [...] Read full article: NY seeks 1 million health care workers; ...→

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian shares were mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains Tuesday, following a rally in U.S. stocks that mostly was spurred by health care companies' an [...] Read full article: Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hea...→

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian shares surged Tuesday after a rally in U.S. stocks, mostly spurred by health care companies' announcements of developments that could aid in the coronavi [...] Read full article: Asian stocks rise after Wall Street heal...→

College of DuPage donates protective equipment to local health care organizations

College of DuPage donates protective equipment to local health care organizations

Faculty, staff and students from various program areas across College of DuPage are answering the call and donating hundreds of masks, gloves and gowns to loca [...] Read full article: College of DuPage donates protective equ...→

Eli Manning sends message to health care workers at New York hospital amid coronavirus pandemic

Eli Manning sends message to health care workers at New York hospital amid coronavirus pandemic

Two-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Eli Manning, a leader on the field for the New York Giants for 16 years, is proving to be a leader in the community of [...] Read full article: Eli Manning sends message to health care...→

Michigan State University donating materials to health care workers, first responders

Michigan State University donating materials to health care workers, first responders

Michigan State University employees have collected more than 20 pallets of medical supplies and personal protective equipment for health care workers and first [...] Read full article: Michigan State University donating mater...→

Long Island, NY doctor on front lines against coronavirus: We need personnel and ventilators

Long Island, NY doctor on front lines against coronavirus: We need personnel and ventilators

Preparation and resources are absolutely crucial components in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Northwell Health Dr. Leonardo Huertas sai [...] Read full article: Long Island, NY doctor on front lines ag...→

‘Take this seriously’: Health care workers share video diaries of fighting COVID-19

‘Take this seriously’: Health care workers share video diaries of fighting COVID-19

Health care workers from around the U.S. on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19 share video diaries of what they are experiencing while caring for pa [...] Read full article: ‘Take this seriously’: Health care worke...→

Detroit Native Lizzo Treats Henry Ford Staff To Lunch, Thanks Health Care Workers Fighting COVID-19

Detroit Native Lizzo Treats Henry Ford Staff To Lunch, Thanks Health Care Workers Fighting COVID-19

Grammy award-winning artist and Detroit native Lizzo, shouts out Henry Ford Hospital and treats the ER staff to lunch.  Read full article: Detroit Native Lizzo Treats Henry Ford S...→

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

Mayor de Blasio said he wanted to investigate the firing of Chris Smalls, who said he helped organize the Amazon walkout and strike on Staten Island Monday. Read full article: De Blasio wants investigation into State...→

NYC Investigating Amazon's Firing Of Worker Who Helped Organize Staten Island Strike

NYC Investigating Amazon's Firing Of Worker Who Helped Organize Staten Island Strike

The city's Human Rights Commission is investigating the firing of an Amazon worker who staged a walkout on Monday. Read full article: NYC Investigating Amazon's Firing Of Wor...→

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally | WTOP

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally | WTOP

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains Tuesday, following a rally in U.S. stocks that mostly was spurred by health care [...] Read full article: Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hea...→

Amazon fires worker who organized Staten Island warehouse walkout

Amazon fires worker who organized Staten Island warehouse walkout

"This was a targeted retaliation," assistant manager Christian Smalls told CBS MoneyWatch. Amazon says otherwise. Read full article: Amazon fires worker who organized Staten...→

To save their family business, restaurant owners ask people to buy meals for New York City health care workers

To save their family business, restaurant owners ask people to buy meals for New York City health care workers

Buying a meal from the restaurant could help save the family business – and feed front-line health care workers at the same time. Read full article: To save their family business, restauran...→

Hundreds of MSU health care students graduating early to help fight COVID-19

Hundreds of MSU health care students graduating early to help fight COVID-19

Michigan State University is making available hundreds of health care students who successfully completed their program requirements to enter the state's healt [...] Read full article: Hundreds of MSU health care students gra...→

African health care systems could collapse under added weight of pandemic, ICRC warns

African health care systems could collapse under added weight of pandemic, ICRC warns

Health care systems across Africa could collapse under the added weight of the new coronavirus pandemic, the International Committee of the Red Cross has warne [...] Read full article: African health care systems could collap...→

NY Seeks 1 Million Care Health Workers; Asia Not Safe Yet

NY Seeks 1 Million Care Health Workers; Asia Not Safe Yet

The World Health Organization warns that while Europe and the United States are now the focal points in the battle against the coronavirus, the pandemic was fa [...] Read full article: NY Seeks 1 Million Care Health Workers; ...→

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian shares are mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains that tracked a rally in U.S. stocks Read full article: Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hea...→

Franklin Graham on NYC field hospital: 'We're going to give the best health care we can to all New Yorkers'

Franklin Graham on NYC field hospital: 'We're going to give the best health care we can to all New Yorkers'

Rev. Franklin Graham, the son of the late evangelist Billy Graham, joined "Hannity" Monday to discuss the 68-bed field hospital his Samaritan's Purse charity c [...] Read full article: Franklin Graham on NYC field hospital: '...→

Number of health care workers with coronavirus soars at Boston hospitals

Number of health care workers with coronavirus soars at Boston hospitals

Hundreds of front-line Boston-area hospital workers have tested positive for coronavirus, with the number of reported cases skyrocketing in just a week. Read full article: Number of health care workers with coron...→

A Facebook group matches RVs that are sitting idle with health care workers who need a place to isolate after long hospital shifts

A Facebook group matches RVs that are sitting idle with health care workers who need a place to isolate after long hospital shifts

(CNN) — For Mark Quale, an emergency room physician in Burlington, North Carolina, coming home after a long day at the hospital was as stressful... Read full article: A Facebook group matches RVs that are si...→

Highlighting Medicare for All, Sen. Bernie Sanders says people shouldn't 'have to worry' about health care amid coronavirus

Highlighting Medicare for All, Sen. Bernie Sanders says people shouldn't 'have to worry' about health care amid coronavirus

Sen. Bernie Sanders joined ABC's "The View," further highlighting his Medicare for All plan, saying people "shouldn't have to worry" about health care. Read full article: Highlighting Medicare for All, Sen. Bern...→

Helping Each Other: Local business raising money to buy masks for health care workers

Helping Each Other: Local business raising money to buy masks for health care workers

While many stores are feeling the pinch because of the shut down orders, some are less worried about their finances are more concerned about helping the commun [...] Read full article: Helping Each Other: Local business raisi...→

Oberweis vs. Underwood: Ideology, health care, immigration to lead in nationally watched congressional race

Oberweis vs. Underwood: Ideology, health care, immigration to lead in nationally watched congressional race

A look at how the early days of the contest between Democrat Lauren Underwood and Republican Jim Oberweis will frame the race for the 14th Congressional Distri [...] Read full article: Oberweis vs. Underwood: Ideology, health...→

Novi signage company switching gears to create face shields for a health care provider

Novi signage company switching gears to create face shields for a health care provider

NOVI, Mich. (WXYZ) — We all hear the line, "we are all in this together," and it is so true when you see local companies jumping into action to help protect me [...] Read full article: Novi signage company switching gears to ...→

Correction officer with lupus fears for her health at Rikers Island amid COVID-19 pandmic

Correction officer with lupus fears for her health at Rikers Island amid COVID-19 pandmic

She was told to contact the warden, who said they didn't have the authority to transfer the officer, who has lupus. Read full article: Correction officer with lupus fears for ...→

Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers on front lines against coronavirus

Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers on front lines against coronavirus

Somerville artists are putting down their paintbrushes and canvases and repurposing their tools to manufacture surgical masks, hospital gowns, face shields and [...] Read full article: Somerville artists to make masks, hospit...→

Dallas Artists Use Talents To Make Face Shields For Health Care Workers, First Responders

Dallas Artists Use Talents To Make Face Shields For Health Care Workers, First Responders

Dallas area artists and inventors who now have nothing but time on their hands have strong desire to help those combatting COVID-19. Read full article: Dallas Artists Use Talents To Make Face ...→

County finances to suffer one-two punch as coronavirus patients ‘swamp the health care system’

County finances to suffer one-two punch as coronavirus patients ‘swamp the health care system’

"This is a two-fold impact on our health care system," Preckwinkle said. "One is the effect that we can’t do elective surgeries, and the other is that we’re go [...] Read full article: County finances to suffer one-two punch ...→

M Health Fairview to reduce staff hours as care priorities shift for coronavirus

M Health Fairview to reduce staff hours as care priorities shift for coronavirus

M Health Fairview notified employees Tuesday that “some” staff will have reduced hours from April 6 to May 3, the health care system shared in a statement to t [...] Read full article: M Health Fairview to reduce staff hours ...→

Amazon fires Staten Island warehouse worker who wanted coronavirus protections

Amazon fires Staten Island warehouse worker who wanted coronavirus protections

Amazon has fired a worker at its Staten Island, N.Y. warehouse after he helped organize a walkout over the company's coronavirus responses, alleging he put oth [...] Read full article: Amazon fires Staten Island warehouse wor...→

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street health-care-led rally

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares surged Tuesday after a rally in U.S. stocks, mostly spurred by health care companies’ announcements of developments that could aid in [...] Read full article: Asian stocks rise after Wall Street heal...→

Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Health-Care-Led Rally

Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Health-Care-Led Rally

Asian shares are mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains that tracked a rally in U.S. stocks. Read full article: Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Hea...→

Amazon Fires Staten Island Worker Who Organized Walk-Out Protest Over Lack of Coronavirus Protections

Amazon Fires Staten Island Worker Who Organized Walk-Out Protest Over Lack of Coronavirus Protections

The man who organized a walk-out at an Amazon facility on Staten Island was fired shortly after dozens of workers protested over what they said is a lack of co [...] Read full article: Amazon Fires Staten Island Worker Who Or...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

With Minnesota’s nurses and doctors on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19, there continues to be concern about keeping them safe. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Pe...→

Health care workers see coming wave of coronavirus in their ranks

Health care workers see coming wave of coronavirus in their ranks

States like Ohio and Minnesota are already seeing an uptick in COVID-19 cases among front-line health care workers. Read full article: Health care workers see coming wave of c...→

A Facebook group matches RVs that are sitting idle with health care workers who need a place to isolate after long hospital shifts

A Facebook group matches RVs that are sitting idle with health care workers who need a place to isolate after long hospital shifts

(CNN) — For Mark Quale, an emergency room physician in Burlington, North Carolina, coming home after a long day at the hospital was as stressful... Read full article: A Facebook group matches RVs that are si...→

Eli Manning sends message to health care workers at New York hospital amid coronavirus pandemic

Eli Manning sends message to health care workers at New York hospital amid coronavirus pandemic

Two-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Eli Manning, a leader on the field for the New York Giants for 16 years, is proving to be a leader in the community of [...] Read full article: Eli Manning sends message to health care...→

Long Island Urgent Cares Offer Test That Can Detect Coronavirus in 5 Minutes

Long Island Urgent Cares Offer Test That Can Detect Coronavirus in 5 Minutes

Three Long Island urgent care locations are offering a test that is capable of delivering positive results of the coronavirus in as little as five minutes — th [...] Read full article: Long Island Urgent Cares Offer Test That...→

Helping Each Other: Local business raising money to buy masks for health care workers

Helping Each Other: Local business raising money to buy masks for health care workers

While many stores are feeling the pinch because of the shut down orders, some are less worried about their finances are more concerned about helping the commun [...] Read full article: Helping Each Other: Local business raisi...→

Long Island, NY doctor on front lines against coronavirus: We need personnel and ventilators

Long Island, NY doctor on front lines against coronavirus: We need personnel and ventilators

Preparation and resources are absolutely crucial components in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Northwell Health Dr. Leonardo Huertas sai [...] Read full article: Long Island, NY doctor on front lines ag...→

Fearing COVID-19 spread to families, health care workers self-isolate at home

Fearing COVID-19 spread to families, health care workers self-isolate at home

"The least you could do is stay home so that we, too, can go home to our loved ones one day,” Dr. Tim Cheng posted on social media. Read full article: Fearing COVID-19 spread to families, hea...→

Novi signage company switching gears to create face shields for a health care provider

Novi signage company switching gears to create face shields for a health care provider

NOVI, Mich. (WXYZ) — We all hear the line, "we are all in this together," and it is so true when you see local companies jumping into action to help protect me [...] Read full article: Novi signage company switching gears to ...→

Detroit Native Lizzo Treats Henry Ford Staff To Lunch, Thanks Health Care Workers Fighting COVID-19

Detroit Native Lizzo Treats Henry Ford Staff To Lunch, Thanks Health Care Workers Fighting COVID-19

Grammy award-winning artist and Detroit native Lizzo, shouts out Henry Ford Hospital and treats the ER staff to lunch.  Read full article: Detroit Native Lizzo Treats Henry Ford S...→

Medical Students Help Health Care Workers Through PPE Donations, Virtual Blood Drive

Medical Students Help Health Care Workers Through PPE Donations, Virtual Blood Drive

A group of medical students at the Texas Christian University and University of North Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine have started a collection [...] Read full article: Medical Students Help Health Care Worker...→

Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers on front lines against coronavirus

Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers on front lines against coronavirus

Somerville artists are putting down their paintbrushes and canvases and repurposing their tools to manufacture surgical masks, hospital gowns, face shields and [...] Read full article: Somerville artists to make masks, hospit...→

NYC Investigating Amazon's Firing Of Worker Who Helped Organize Staten Island Strike

NYC Investigating Amazon's Firing Of Worker Who Helped Organize Staten Island Strike

The city's Human Rights Commission is investigating the firing of an Amazon worker who staged a walkout on Monday. Read full article: NYC Investigating Amazon's Firing Of Wor...→

Coronavirus crisis prompts Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers

Coronavirus crisis prompts Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers

Somerville artists are setting down their paintbrushes and canvases and repurposing their tools to manufacture surgical masks, hospital gowns, face shields and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crisis prompts Somerville ar...→

County finances to suffer one-two punch as coronavirus patients ‘swamp the health care system’

County finances to suffer one-two punch as coronavirus patients ‘swamp the health care system’

"This is a two-fold impact on our health care system," Preckwinkle said. "One is the effect that we can’t do elective surgeries, and the other is that we’re go [...] Read full article: County finances to suffer one-two punch ...→

Amazon fires worker who organized Staten Island warehouse walkout

Amazon fires worker who organized Staten Island warehouse walkout

"This was a targeted retaliation," assistant manager Christian Smalls told CBS MoneyWatch. Amazon says otherwise. Read full article: Amazon fires worker who organized Staten...→

Coronavirus fight creates alliance between health care workers, tattoo artists

Coronavirus fight creates alliance between health care workers, tattoo artists

Personal piercings and permanent ink aren't the only things coronavirus heroes and tattoo shops have in common these days. Read full article: Coronavirus fight creates alliance betwe...→

Hundreds of MSU health care students graduating early to help fight COVID-19

Hundreds of MSU health care students graduating early to help fight COVID-19

Michigan State University is making available hundreds of health care students who successfully completed their program requirements to enter the state's healt [...] Read full article: Hundreds of MSU health care students gra...→

More Than 400 Long-Term Care Facilities in US Have Coronavirus Cases

More Than 400 Long-Term Care Facilities in US Have Coronavirus Cases

There are now more than 400 long-term care facilities nationwide with residents who are infected with coronavirus cases, an increase of 172 percent from 146 on [...] Read full article: More Than 400 Long-Term Care Facilities ...→

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street health-care-led rally

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares surged Tuesday after a rally in U.S. stocks, mostly spurred by health care companies’ announcements of developments that could aid in [...] Read full article: Asian stocks rise after Wall Street heal...→

NY Seeks 1 Million Care Health Workers; Asia Not Safe Yet

NY Seeks 1 Million Care Health Workers; Asia Not Safe Yet

The World Health Organization warns that while Europe and the United States are now the focal points in the battle against the coronavirus, the pandemic was fa [...] Read full article: NY Seeks 1 Million Care Health Workers; ...→

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian shares were mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains Tuesday, following a rally in U.S. stocks that mostly was spurred by health care companies' an [...] Read full article: Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hea...→

Amazon Fires Staten Island Worker Who Organized Walk-Out Protest Over Lack of Coronavirus Protections

Amazon Fires Staten Island Worker Who Organized Walk-Out Protest Over Lack of Coronavirus Protections

The man who organized a walk-out at an Amazon facility on Staten Island was fired shortly after dozens of workers protested over what they said is a lack of co [...] Read full article: Amazon Fires Staten Island Worker Who Or...→

Franklin Graham on NYC field hospital: 'We're going to give the best health care we can to all New Yorkers'

Franklin Graham on NYC field hospital: 'We're going to give the best health care we can to all New Yorkers'

Rev. Franklin Graham, the son of the late evangelist Billy Graham, joined "Hannity" Monday to discuss the 68-bed field hospital his Samaritan's Purse charity c [...] Read full article: Franklin Graham on NYC field hospital: '...→

College of DuPage donates protective equipment to local health care organizations

College of DuPage donates protective equipment to local health care organizations

Faculty, staff and students from various program areas across College of DuPage are answering the call and donating hundreds of masks, gloves and gowns to loca [...] Read full article: College of DuPage donates protective equ...→

Army of health care workers: At least 78,000 people so far have volunteered in NY

Army of health care workers: At least 78,000 people so far have volunteered in NY

At least 78,000 people so far have volunteered for the state’s reserve force of medical worker, officials said. Read full article: Army of health care workers: At least 78...→

Highlighting Medicare for All, Sen. Bernie Sanders says people shouldn't 'have to worry' about health care amid coronavirus

Highlighting Medicare for All, Sen. Bernie Sanders says people shouldn't 'have to worry' about health care amid coronavirus

Sen. Bernie Sanders joined ABC's "The View," further highlighting his Medicare for All plan, saying people "shouldn't have to worry" about health care. Read full article: Highlighting Medicare for All, Sen. Bern...→

Michigan State University donating materials to health care workers, first responders

Michigan State University donating materials to health care workers, first responders

Michigan State University employees have collected more than 20 pallets of medical supplies and personal protective equipment for health care workers and first [...] Read full article: Michigan State University donating mater...→

Fired Amazon worker speaks after Staten Island warehouse walkout over COVID-19 concerns

Fired Amazon worker speaks after Staten Island warehouse walkout over COVID-19 concerns

Chris Smalls was fired from his job as an assistant manager at a Staten Island Amazon warehouse after organizing a walkout Monday amid employee coronavirus con [...] Read full article: Fired Amazon worker speaks after Staten ...→

Oberweis vs. Underwood: Ideology, health care, immigration to lead in nationally watched congressional race

Oberweis vs. Underwood: Ideology, health care, immigration to lead in nationally watched congressional race

A look at how the early days of the contest between Democrat Lauren Underwood and Republican Jim Oberweis will frame the race for the 14th Congressional Distri [...] Read full article: Oberweis vs. Underwood: Ideology, health...→

‘Take this seriously’: Health care workers share video diaries of fighting COVID-19

‘Take this seriously’: Health care workers share video diaries of fighting COVID-19

Health care workers from around the U.S. on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19 share video diaries of what they are experiencing while caring for pa [...] Read full article: ‘Take this seriously’: Health care worke...→

Georgia communities gather outside hospitals to pray for health care workers

Georgia communities gather outside hospitals to pray for health care workers

Shamar Walters... Georgia residents are showing support for health care workers at prayer services outside local hospitals. Large crowds have been gathering in [...] Read full article: Georgia communities gather outside hospi...→

Correction officer with lupus fears for her health at Rikers Island amid COVID-19 pandmic

Correction officer with lupus fears for her health at Rikers Island amid COVID-19 pandmic

She was told to contact the warden, who said they didn't have the authority to transfer the officer, who has lupus. Read full article: Correction officer with lupus fears for ...→

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

Mayor de Blasio said he wanted to investigate the firing of Chris Smalls, who said he helped organize the Amazon walkout and strike on Staten Island Monday. Read full article: De Blasio wants investigation into State...→

Dallas Artists Use Talents To Make Face Shields For Health Care Workers, First Responders

Dallas Artists Use Talents To Make Face Shields For Health Care Workers, First Responders

Dallas area artists and inventors who now have nothing but time on their hands have strong desire to help those combatting COVID-19. Read full article: Dallas Artists Use Talents To Make Face ...→

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally | WTOP

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally | WTOP

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains Tuesday, following a rally in U.S. stocks that mostly was spurred by health care [...] Read full article: Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hea...→

Feds: Health care professionals can use Zoom, Skype or FaceTime for tele-health consultations during coronavirus crisis

Feds: Health care professionals can use Zoom, Skype or FaceTime for tele-health consultations during coronavirus crisis

A medical consultation, or even a critical care review can be made over online applications such as FaceTime, Google Hangouts, Zoom or Skype. The U.S. Departme [...] Read full article: Feds: Health care professionals can use ...→

M Health Fairview to reduce staff hours as care priorities shift for coronavirus

M Health Fairview to reduce staff hours as care priorities shift for coronavirus

M Health Fairview notified employees Tuesday that “some” staff will have reduced hours from April 6 to May 3, the health care system shared in a statement to t [...] Read full article: M Health Fairview to reduce staff hours ...→

To save their family business, restaurant owners ask people to buy meals for New York City health care workers

To save their family business, restaurant owners ask people to buy meals for New York City health care workers

Buying a meal from the restaurant could help save the family business – and feed front-line health care workers at the same time. Read full article: To save their family business, restauran...→

U.K. to renew health care workers’ visas amid coronavirus pandemic

U.K. to renew health care workers’ visas amid coronavirus pandemic

Britain announced Tuesday it will automatically renew the visas of about 2,800 health care workers who are on the front lines combating the spread of the novel [...] Read full article: U.K. to renew health care workers’ visas...→

Amazon fires Staten Island warehouse worker who wanted coronavirus protections

Amazon fires Staten Island warehouse worker who wanted coronavirus protections

Amazon has fired a worker at its Staten Island, N.Y. warehouse after he helped organize a walkout over the company's coronavirus responses, alleging he put oth [...] Read full article: Amazon fires Staten Island warehouse wor...→

African health care systems could collapse under added weight of pandemic, ICRC warns

African health care systems could collapse under added weight of pandemic, ICRC warns

Health care systems across Africa could collapse under the added weight of the new coronavirus pandemic, the International Committee of the Red Cross has warne [...] Read full article: African health care systems could collap...→

NY seeks 1 million health care workers; Asia not safe yet

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo begged for health care reinforcements, saying up to 1 million more workers were needed to fight the coronavirus, while the World Hea [...] Read full article: NY seeks 1 million health care workers; ...→

Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Health-Care-Led Rally

Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Health-Care-Led Rally

Asian shares are mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains that tracked a rally in U.S. stocks. Read full article: Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Hea...→

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian shares are mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains that tracked a rally in U.S. stocks Read full article: Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hea...→

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian shares surged Tuesday after a rally in U.S. stocks, mostly spurred by health care companies' announcements of developments that could aid in the coronavi [...] Read full article: Asian stocks rise after Wall Street heal...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

With Minnesota’s nurses and doctors on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19, there continues to be concern about keeping them safe. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Pe...→

Number of health care workers with coronavirus soars at Boston hospitals

Number of health care workers with coronavirus soars at Boston hospitals

Hundreds of front-line Boston-area hospital workers have tested positive for coronavirus, with the number of reported cases skyrocketing in just a week. Read full article: Number of health care workers with coron...→

Health care workers see coming wave of coronavirus in their ranks

Health care workers see coming wave of coronavirus in their ranks

States like Ohio and Minnesota are already seeing an uptick in COVID-19 cases among front-line health care workers. Read full article: Health care workers see coming wave of c...→

A Facebook group matches RVs that are sitting idle with health care workers who need a place to isolate after long hospital shifts

A Facebook group matches RVs that are sitting idle with health care workers who need a place to isolate after long hospital shifts

(CNN) — For Mark Quale, an emergency room physician in Burlington, North Carolina, coming home after a long day at the hospital was as stressful... Read full article: A Facebook group matches RVs that are si...→

Army of health care workers: At least 78,000 people so far have volunteered in NY

Army of health care workers: At least 78,000 people so far have volunteered in NY

At least 78,000 people so far have volunteered for the state’s reserve force of medical worker, officials said. Read full article: Army of health care workers: At least 78...→

Eli Manning sends message to health care workers at New York hospital amid coronavirus pandemic

Eli Manning sends message to health care workers at New York hospital amid coronavirus pandemic

Two-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Eli Manning, a leader on the field for the New York Giants for 16 years, is proving to be a leader in the community of [...] Read full article: Eli Manning sends message to health care...→

Highlighting Medicare for All, Sen. Bernie Sanders says people shouldn't 'have to worry' about health care amid coronavirus

Highlighting Medicare for All, Sen. Bernie Sanders says people shouldn't 'have to worry' about health care amid coronavirus

Sen. Bernie Sanders joined ABC's "The View," further highlighting his Medicare for All plan, saying people "shouldn't have to worry" about health care. Read full article: Highlighting Medicare for All, Sen. Bern...→

Long Island Urgent Cares Offer Test That Can Detect Coronavirus in 5 Minutes

Long Island Urgent Cares Offer Test That Can Detect Coronavirus in 5 Minutes

Three Long Island urgent care locations are offering a test that is capable of delivering positive results of the coronavirus in as little as five minutes — th [...] Read full article: Long Island Urgent Cares Offer Test That...→

Michigan State University donating materials to health care workers, first responders

Michigan State University donating materials to health care workers, first responders

Michigan State University employees have collected more than 20 pallets of medical supplies and personal protective equipment for health care workers and first [...] Read full article: Michigan State University donating mater...→

Helping Each Other: Local business raising money to buy masks for health care workers

Helping Each Other: Local business raising money to buy masks for health care workers

While many stores are feeling the pinch because of the shut down orders, some are less worried about their finances are more concerned about helping the commun [...] Read full article: Helping Each Other: Local business raisi...→

Fired Amazon worker speaks after Staten Island warehouse walkout over COVID-19 concerns

Fired Amazon worker speaks after Staten Island warehouse walkout over COVID-19 concerns

Chris Smalls was fired from his job as an assistant manager at a Staten Island Amazon warehouse after organizing a walkout Monday amid employee coronavirus con [...] Read full article: Fired Amazon worker speaks after Staten ...→

Long Island, NY doctor on front lines against coronavirus: We need personnel and ventilators

Long Island, NY doctor on front lines against coronavirus: We need personnel and ventilators

Preparation and resources are absolutely crucial components in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Northwell Health Dr. Leonardo Huertas sai [...] Read full article: Long Island, NY doctor on front lines ag...→

Oberweis vs. Underwood: Ideology, health care, immigration to lead in nationally watched congressional race

Oberweis vs. Underwood: Ideology, health care, immigration to lead in nationally watched congressional race

A look at how the early days of the contest between Democrat Lauren Underwood and Republican Jim Oberweis will frame the race for the 14th Congressional Distri [...] Read full article: Oberweis vs. Underwood: Ideology, health...→

Fearing COVID-19 spread to families, health care workers self-isolate at home

Fearing COVID-19 spread to families, health care workers self-isolate at home

"The least you could do is stay home so that we, too, can go home to our loved ones one day,” Dr. Tim Cheng posted on social media. Read full article: Fearing COVID-19 spread to families, hea...→

‘Take this seriously’: Health care workers share video diaries of fighting COVID-19

‘Take this seriously’: Health care workers share video diaries of fighting COVID-19

Health care workers from around the U.S. on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19 share video diaries of what they are experiencing while caring for pa [...] Read full article: ‘Take this seriously’: Health care worke...→

Novi signage company switching gears to create face shields for a health care provider

Novi signage company switching gears to create face shields for a health care provider

NOVI, Mich. (WXYZ) — We all hear the line, "we are all in this together," and it is so true when you see local companies jumping into action to help protect me [...] Read full article: Novi signage company switching gears to ...→

Georgia communities gather outside hospitals to pray for health care workers

Georgia communities gather outside hospitals to pray for health care workers

Shamar Walters... Georgia residents are showing support for health care workers at prayer services outside local hospitals. Large crowds have been gathering in [...] Read full article: Georgia communities gather outside hospi...→

Detroit Native Lizzo Treats Henry Ford Staff To Lunch, Thanks Health Care Workers Fighting COVID-19

Detroit Native Lizzo Treats Henry Ford Staff To Lunch, Thanks Health Care Workers Fighting COVID-19

Grammy award-winning artist and Detroit native Lizzo, shouts out Henry Ford Hospital and treats the ER staff to lunch.  Read full article: Detroit Native Lizzo Treats Henry Ford S...→

Correction officer with lupus fears for her health at Rikers Island amid COVID-19 pandmic

Correction officer with lupus fears for her health at Rikers Island amid COVID-19 pandmic

She was told to contact the warden, who said they didn't have the authority to transfer the officer, who has lupus. Read full article: Correction officer with lupus fears for ...→

Medical Students Help Health Care Workers Through PPE Donations, Virtual Blood Drive

Medical Students Help Health Care Workers Through PPE Donations, Virtual Blood Drive

A group of medical students at the Texas Christian University and University of North Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine have started a collection [...] Read full article: Medical Students Help Health Care Worker...→

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

Mayor de Blasio said he wanted to investigate the firing of Chris Smalls, who said he helped organize the Amazon walkout and strike on Staten Island Monday. Read full article: De Blasio wants investigation into State...→

Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers on front lines against coronavirus

Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers on front lines against coronavirus

Somerville artists are putting down their paintbrushes and canvases and repurposing their tools to manufacture surgical masks, hospital gowns, face shields and [...] Read full article: Somerville artists to make masks, hospit...→

NYC Investigating Amazon's Firing Of Worker Who Helped Organize Staten Island Strike

NYC Investigating Amazon's Firing Of Worker Who Helped Organize Staten Island Strike

The city's Human Rights Commission is investigating the firing of an Amazon worker who staged a walkout on Monday. Read full article: NYC Investigating Amazon's Firing Of Wor...→

Dallas Artists Use Talents To Make Face Shields For Health Care Workers, First Responders

Dallas Artists Use Talents To Make Face Shields For Health Care Workers, First Responders

Dallas area artists and inventors who now have nothing but time on their hands have strong desire to help those combatting COVID-19. Read full article: Dallas Artists Use Talents To Make Face ...→

Coronavirus crisis prompts Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers

Coronavirus crisis prompts Somerville artists to make masks, hospital gowns for health care workers

Somerville artists are setting down their paintbrushes and canvases and repurposing their tools to manufacture surgical masks, hospital gowns, face shields and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crisis prompts Somerville ar...→

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally | WTOP

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally | WTOP

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains Tuesday, following a rally in U.S. stocks that mostly was spurred by health care [...] Read full article: Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hea...→

County finances to suffer one-two punch as coronavirus patients ‘swamp the health care system’

County finances to suffer one-two punch as coronavirus patients ‘swamp the health care system’

"This is a two-fold impact on our health care system," Preckwinkle said. "One is the effect that we can’t do elective surgeries, and the other is that we’re go [...] Read full article: County finances to suffer one-two punch ...→

Feds: Health care professionals can use Zoom, Skype or FaceTime for tele-health consultations during coronavirus crisis

Feds: Health care professionals can use Zoom, Skype or FaceTime for tele-health consultations during coronavirus crisis

A medical consultation, or even a critical care review can be made over online applications such as FaceTime, Google Hangouts, Zoom or Skype. The U.S. Departme [...] Read full article: Feds: Health care professionals can use ...→

Amazon fires worker who organized Staten Island warehouse walkout

Amazon fires worker who organized Staten Island warehouse walkout

"This was a targeted retaliation," assistant manager Christian Smalls told CBS MoneyWatch. Amazon says otherwise. Read full article: Amazon fires worker who organized Staten...→

M Health Fairview to reduce staff hours as care priorities shift for coronavirus

M Health Fairview to reduce staff hours as care priorities shift for coronavirus

M Health Fairview notified employees Tuesday that “some” staff will have reduced hours from April 6 to May 3, the health care system shared in a statement to t [...] Read full article: M Health Fairview to reduce staff hours ...→

Coronavirus fight creates alliance between health care workers, tattoo artists

Coronavirus fight creates alliance between health care workers, tattoo artists

Personal piercings and permanent ink aren't the only things coronavirus heroes and tattoo shops have in common these days. Read full article: Coronavirus fight creates alliance betwe...→

To save their family business, restaurant owners ask people to buy meals for New York City health care workers

To save their family business, restaurant owners ask people to buy meals for New York City health care workers

Buying a meal from the restaurant could help save the family business – and feed front-line health care workers at the same time. Read full article: To save their family business, restauran...→

U.K. to renew health care workers’ visas amid coronavirus pandemic

U.K. to renew health care workers’ visas amid coronavirus pandemic

Britain announced Tuesday it will automatically renew the visas of about 2,800 health care workers who are on the front lines combating the spread of the novel [...] Read full article: U.K. to renew health care workers’ visas...→

Hundreds of MSU health care students graduating early to help fight COVID-19

Hundreds of MSU health care students graduating early to help fight COVID-19

Michigan State University is making available hundreds of health care students who successfully completed their program requirements to enter the state's healt [...] Read full article: Hundreds of MSU health care students gra...→

Amazon fires Staten Island warehouse worker who wanted coronavirus protections

Amazon fires Staten Island warehouse worker who wanted coronavirus protections

Amazon has fired a worker at its Staten Island, N.Y. warehouse after he helped organize a walkout over the company's coronavirus responses, alleging he put oth [...] Read full article: Amazon fires Staten Island warehouse wor...→

More Than 400 Long-Term Care Facilities in US Have Coronavirus Cases

More Than 400 Long-Term Care Facilities in US Have Coronavirus Cases

There are now more than 400 long-term care facilities nationwide with residents who are infected with coronavirus cases, an increase of 172 percent from 146 on [...] Read full article: More Than 400 Long-Term Care Facilities ...→

African health care systems could collapse under added weight of pandemic, ICRC warns

African health care systems could collapse under added weight of pandemic, ICRC warns

Health care systems across Africa could collapse under the added weight of the new coronavirus pandemic, the International Committee of the Red Cross has warne [...] Read full article: African health care systems could collap...→

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street health-care-led rally

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares surged Tuesday after a rally in U.S. stocks, mostly spurred by health care companies’ announcements of developments that could aid in [...] Read full article: Asian stocks rise after Wall Street heal...→

NY seeks 1 million health care workers; Asia not safe yet

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo begged for health care reinforcements, saying up to 1 million more workers were needed to fight the coronavirus, while the World Hea [...] Read full article: NY seeks 1 million health care workers; ...→

NY Seeks 1 Million Care Health Workers; Asia Not Safe Yet

NY Seeks 1 Million Care Health Workers; Asia Not Safe Yet

The World Health Organization warns that while Europe and the United States are now the focal points in the battle against the coronavirus, the pandemic was fa [...] Read full article: NY Seeks 1 Million Care Health Workers; ...→

Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Health-Care-Led Rally

Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Health-Care-Led Rally

Asian shares are mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains that tracked a rally in U.S. stocks. Read full article: Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Hea...→

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian shares were mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains Tuesday, following a rally in U.S. stocks that mostly was spurred by health care companies' an [...] Read full article: Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hea...→

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian shares are mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains that tracked a rally in U.S. stocks Read full article: Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hea...→

Amazon Fires Staten Island Worker Who Organized Walk-Out Protest Over Lack of Coronavirus Protections

Amazon Fires Staten Island Worker Who Organized Walk-Out Protest Over Lack of Coronavirus Protections

The man who organized a walk-out at an Amazon facility on Staten Island was fired shortly after dozens of workers protested over what they said is a lack of co [...] Read full article: Amazon Fires Staten Island Worker Who Or...→

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street health-care-led rally

Asian shares surged Tuesday after a rally in U.S. stocks, mostly spurred by health care companies' announcements of developments that could aid in the coronavi [...] Read full article: Asian stocks rise after Wall Street heal...→

Franklin Graham on NYC field hospital: 'We're going to give the best health care we can to all New Yorkers'

Franklin Graham on NYC field hospital: 'We're going to give the best health care we can to all New Yorkers'

Rev. Franklin Graham, the son of the late evangelist Billy Graham, joined "Hannity" Monday to discuss the 68-bed field hospital his Samaritan's Purse charity c [...] Read full article: Franklin Graham on NYC field hospital: '...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

With Minnesota’s nurses and doctors on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19, there continues to be concern about keeping them safe. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Pe...→

College of DuPage donates protective equipment to local health care organizations

College of DuPage donates protective equipment to local health care organizations

Faculty, staff and students from various program areas across College of DuPage are answering the call and donating hundreds of masks, gloves and gowns to loca [...] Read full article: College of DuPage donates protective equ...→

Number of health care workers with coronavirus soars at Boston hospitals

Number of health care workers with coronavirus soars at Boston hospitals

Hundreds of front-line Boston-area hospital workers have tested positive for coronavirus, with the number of reported cases skyrocketing in just a week. Read full article: Number of health care workers with coron...→