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Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

The city Health Department on Tuesday night quietly released a 2017 draft report that revealed the city vastly underreported police-involved deaths over a rece [...] Read full article: Health Department report shows NYC under...→

In activists’ demands to defund police, calls to fund housing and human services 

Project Homeless is a new Seattle Times initiative that explores and explains the region’s complex, troubling problem of homelessness. Project Homeless seeks t [...] Read full article: In activists’ demands to defund police, ...→

Michael Luko, of Mays Landing, served in the New Jersey State Human Services Pol [...]

Michael Luko, of Mays Landing, served in the New Jersey State Human Services Police.... A man accused of killing 10-year-old Micah Tennant during a high school [...] Read full article: Michael Luko, of Mays Landing, served in...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

The city of Berkeley and Alameda County health officials on Thursday announced a new order that allows for the reopening of outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor [...] Read full article: Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Healt...→

NJ health department unveils COVID-19 guidelines as organized sports resume June 22

NJ health department unveils COVID-19 guidelines as organized sports resume June 22

Organized sports may resume in New Jersey beginning June 22, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday. Low-risk sports may resume competitions while medium and high-r [...] Read full article: NJ health department unveils COVID-19 gu...→

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Two Democrat lawmakers in Michigan introduced a resolution on the state’s Senate floor Wednesday to declare racism a public health crisis. Read full article: Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce reso...→

San Jose Police Department to cut community services staffing, hire new police Lieutenants

San Jose Police Department to cut community services staffing, hire new police Lieutenants

Despite calls to significant defund the San Jose Police Department, the city is proposing only minimal staffing reductions. Read full article: San Jose Police Department to cut commun...→

No new COVID-19 cases tied to Missouri hair salon exposure: Health department

No new COVID-19 cases tied to Missouri hair salon exposure: Health department

No new COVID-19 cases were found after two hairstylists potentially exposed 140 customers and six coworkers to the virus at a Great Clips in Missouri. Read full article: No new COVID-19 cases tied to Missouri h...→

Kenosha County Health Department Hiring Contact Tracers, Disease Investigators

Kenosha County Health Department Hiring Contact Tracers, Disease Investigators

If you have a medical background, the Kenosha County Health Department is looking for contact tracers and disease investigators.  Read full article: Kenosha County Health Department Hiring ...→

Opinion: Invest in Human Services, Not Over-Policing Our Communities

Opinion: Invest in Human Services, Not Over-Policing Our Communities

'The decision to decrease funding for social services while maintaining funding for the NYPD is the opposite of what our values should be.' Read full article: Opinion: Invest in Human Services, Not O...→

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

In a letter to the agency, state Sen. Karin Housley said the Senate’s Family Care and Aging Committee, which Housley chairs, has tried to learn more from the M [...] Read full article: Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Departmen...→

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The investigation will seek to determine if MPD policies or training lead to race-based discrimination. If so, the state can require changes, enforceable throu [...] Read full article: The Minnesota Department of Human Rights...→

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

Two New York City Council members will subpoena the city’s health department for a report that “purportedly shows more police-involved deaths in New York City [...] Read full article: NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Departm...→

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Pennsylvania’s Department of Health is asking a state court to shut down the Spring Carlisle car show set to begin Wednesday that typically draws about 100,000 [...] Read full article: Health Department Asks Court to Shut Dow...→

What the Minnesota Health Department hopes to learn from COVID-19 blood tests | MinnPost

What the Minnesota Health Department hopes to learn from COVID-19 blood tests | MinnPost

The department recently requested $1.975 million for five studies to help determine how COVID-19 has spread in Minnesota. Read full article: What the Minnesota Health Department hop...→

Early Addition: NYC Health Department Suggests You Wear A Face Covering During Sex

Early Addition: NYC Health Department Suggests You Wear A Face Covering During Sex

Because Antifa has become a made-up boogeyman, check out today's midday links: Christopher Columbus beheaded, NYC Health Department COVID-19 sex guidelines, Tr [...] Read full article: Early Addition: NYC Health Department Su...→

NJ health department issues COVID-19 guidelines for summer youth camps

NJ health department issues COVID-19 guidelines for summer youth camps

As summer youth camps in New Jersey are allowed to resume operations in July, the state’s health department issued COVID-19 health and safety guidelines. Read full article: NJ health department issues COVID-19 gui...→

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

New York City's Health Department declared racism a public health crisis amid ongoing protests over police brutality and systemic racism. Read full article: NYC Health Department calls racism a 'pu...→

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told us that the facility, at 7550 East 53rd Place, is expected to be fo [...] Read full article: Last week, a spokesperson for the Colora...→

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

The DuPage County Health Department is taking a Wheaton gym owner to court, trying to get him to obey state orders prohibiting such facilities from being fully [...] Read full article: DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton g...→

Michigan Lawmakers OK $1.2B Coronavirus Bill; Visitation Rules Relaxed

Michigan Lawmakers OK $1.2B Coronavirus Bill; Visitation Rules Relaxed

Michigan lawmakers advanced a bill Wednesday that would allocate more than $1.2 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding, including $200 million to help s [...] Read full article: Michigan Lawmakers OK $1.2B Coronavirus ...→

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

An investigation is underway after an officer with the New Jersey Human Services Police Department was killed in a crash in Mays Landing. Read full article: Officials: New Jersey Human Services Pol...→

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

A package of tobacco regulation bills is headed to the Michigan House, and some health organizations are concerned that it doesn't go far enough to... Read full article: Michigan health groups call vaping bill ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Suffering From Underfunding In Florida

Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Suffering From Underfunding In Florida

Since COVID-19, of course traditional patient care has changed. McKinnon says in January, the CFBHN provided about 1,158 telehealth services, and by the end of [...] Read full article: Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services S...→

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio's Department of Health Dr. Amy Acton resigned on Thursday in the wake of the state's Chinese coronavirus controversy. Read full article: Director of Ohio Health Department Steps...→

Feds, health care center agree on visitation rules for patients with disabilities

A resolution between a Connecticut hospital and federal civil rights attorneys will allow for expanded visitation rights for people with disabilities during a [...] Read full article: Feds, health care center agree on visita...→

No evidence Colorado health department illegally altered COVID-19 death certificates, DA finds

No evidence Colorado health department illegally altered COVID-19 death certificates, DA finds

A Colorado district attorney announced Tuesday that he found no evidence that the state’s health department illegally altered or falsified the death certificat [...] Read full article: No evidence Colorado health department i...→

Protecting California’s iconic species: Pandemic challenges more than human health

Protecting California’s iconic species: Pandemic challenges more than human health

The nonprofit sector employs more Californians than construction in the state, while also hosting a wide network of volunteers, most of whom have been asked to [...] Read full article: Protecting California’s iconic species: ...→

Survey: 15K Michigan educators concerned about health & safety in return to in-person learning

Survey: 15K Michigan educators concerned about health & safety in return to in-person learning

A survey of 15,000 Michigan educators concluded that there are health and safety concerns in the return to in-person learning, according to the Michigan Educat [...] Read full article: Survey: 15K Michigan educators concerned...→

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

The city Health Department on Tuesday night quietly released a 2017 draft report that revealed the city vastly underreported police-involved deaths over a rece [...] Read full article: Health Department report shows NYC under...→

Michael Luko, of Mays Landing, served in the New Jersey State Human Services Pol [...]

Michael Luko, of Mays Landing, served in the New Jersey State Human Services Police.... A man accused of killing 10-year-old Micah Tennant during a high school [...] Read full article: Michael Luko, of Mays Landing, served in...→

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

The city of Berkeley and Alameda County health officials on Thursday announced a new order that allows for the reopening of outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor [...] Read full article: Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Healt...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Pennsylvania’s Department of Health is asking a state court to shut down the Spring Carlisle car show set to begin Wednesday that typically draws about 100,000 [...] Read full article: Health Department Asks Court to Shut Dow...→

NJ health department unveils COVID-19 guidelines as organized sports resume June 22

NJ health department unveils COVID-19 guidelines as organized sports resume June 22

Organized sports may resume in New Jersey beginning June 22, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday. Low-risk sports may resume competitions while medium and high-r [...] Read full article: NJ health department unveils COVID-19 gu...→

What the Minnesota Health Department hopes to learn from COVID-19 blood tests | MinnPost

What the Minnesota Health Department hopes to learn from COVID-19 blood tests | MinnPost

The department recently requested $1.975 million for five studies to help determine how COVID-19 has spread in Minnesota. Read full article: What the Minnesota Health Department hop...→

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Two Democrat lawmakers in Michigan introduced a resolution on the state’s Senate floor Wednesday to declare racism a public health crisis. Read full article: Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce reso...→

Feds, health care center agree on visitation rules for patients with disabilities

A resolution between a Connecticut hospital and federal civil rights attorneys will allow for expanded visitation rights for people with disabilities during a [...] Read full article: Feds, health care center agree on visita...→

NJ health department issues COVID-19 guidelines for summer youth camps

NJ health department issues COVID-19 guidelines for summer youth camps

As summer youth camps in New Jersey are allowed to resume operations in July, the state’s health department issued COVID-19 health and safety guidelines. Read full article: NJ health department issues COVID-19 gui...→

No new COVID-19 cases tied to Missouri hair salon exposure: Health department

No new COVID-19 cases tied to Missouri hair salon exposure: Health department

No new COVID-19 cases were found after two hairstylists potentially exposed 140 customers and six coworkers to the virus at a Great Clips in Missouri. Read full article: No new COVID-19 cases tied to Missouri h...→

Protecting California’s iconic species: Pandemic challenges more than human health

Protecting California’s iconic species: Pandemic challenges more than human health

The nonprofit sector employs more Californians than construction in the state, while also hosting a wide network of volunteers, most of whom have been asked to [...] Read full article: Protecting California’s iconic species: ...→

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told us that the facility, at 7550 East 53rd Place, is expected to be fo [...] Read full article: Last week, a spokesperson for the Colora...→

Opinion: Invest in Human Services, Not Over-Policing Our Communities

Opinion: Invest in Human Services, Not Over-Policing Our Communities

'The decision to decrease funding for social services while maintaining funding for the NYPD is the opposite of what our values should be.' Read full article: Opinion: Invest in Human Services, Not O...→

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

The DuPage County Health Department is taking a Wheaton gym owner to court, trying to get him to obey state orders prohibiting such facilities from being fully [...] Read full article: DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton g...→

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The investigation will seek to determine if MPD policies or training lead to race-based discrimination. If so, the state can require changes, enforceable throu [...] Read full article: The Minnesota Department of Human Rights...→

In activists’ demands to defund police, calls to fund housing and human services 

Project Homeless is a new Seattle Times initiative that explores and explains the region’s complex, troubling problem of homelessness. Project Homeless seeks t [...] Read full article: In activists’ demands to defund police, ...→

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

An investigation is underway after an officer with the New Jersey Human Services Police Department was killed in a crash in Mays Landing. Read full article: Officials: New Jersey Human Services Pol...→

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

Two New York City Council members will subpoena the city’s health department for a report that “purportedly shows more police-involved deaths in New York City [...] Read full article: NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Departm...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

A package of tobacco regulation bills is headed to the Michigan House, and some health organizations are concerned that it doesn't go far enough to... Read full article: Michigan health groups call vaping bill ...→

Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Suffering From Underfunding In Florida

Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Suffering From Underfunding In Florida

Since COVID-19, of course traditional patient care has changed. McKinnon says in January, the CFBHN provided about 1,158 telehealth services, and by the end of [...] Read full article: Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services S...→

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio's Department of Health Dr. Amy Acton resigned on Thursday in the wake of the state's Chinese coronavirus controversy. Read full article: Director of Ohio Health Department Steps...→

Early Addition: NYC Health Department Suggests You Wear A Face Covering During Sex

Early Addition: NYC Health Department Suggests You Wear A Face Covering During Sex

Because Antifa has become a made-up boogeyman, check out today's midday links: Christopher Columbus beheaded, NYC Health Department COVID-19 sex guidelines, Tr [...] Read full article: Early Addition: NYC Health Department Su...→

San Jose Police Department to cut community services staffing, hire new police Lieutenants

San Jose Police Department to cut community services staffing, hire new police Lieutenants

Despite calls to significant defund the San Jose Police Department, the city is proposing only minimal staffing reductions. Read full article: San Jose Police Department to cut commun...→

No evidence Colorado health department illegally altered COVID-19 death certificates, DA finds

No evidence Colorado health department illegally altered COVID-19 death certificates, DA finds

A Colorado district attorney announced Tuesday that he found no evidence that the state’s health department illegally altered or falsified the death certificat [...] Read full article: No evidence Colorado health department i...→

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

New York City's Health Department declared racism a public health crisis amid ongoing protests over police brutality and systemic racism. Read full article: NYC Health Department calls racism a 'pu...→

Kenosha County Health Department Hiring Contact Tracers, Disease Investigators

Kenosha County Health Department Hiring Contact Tracers, Disease Investigators

If you have a medical background, the Kenosha County Health Department is looking for contact tracers and disease investigators.  Read full article: Kenosha County Health Department Hiring ...→

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

In a letter to the agency, state Sen. Karin Housley said the Senate’s Family Care and Aging Committee, which Housley chairs, has tried to learn more from the M [...] Read full article: Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Departmen...→

Survey: 15K Michigan educators concerned about health & safety in return to in-person learning

Survey: 15K Michigan educators concerned about health & safety in return to in-person learning

A survey of 15,000 Michigan educators concluded that there are health and safety concerns in the return to in-person learning, according to the Michigan Educat [...] Read full article: Survey: 15K Michigan educators concerned...→

Michigan Lawmakers OK $1.2B Coronavirus Bill; Visitation Rules Relaxed

Michigan Lawmakers OK $1.2B Coronavirus Bill; Visitation Rules Relaxed

Michigan lawmakers advanced a bill Wednesday that would allocate more than $1.2 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding, including $200 million to help s [...] Read full article: Michigan Lawmakers OK $1.2B Coronavirus ...→

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

The city Health Department on Tuesday night quietly released a 2017 draft report that revealed the city vastly underreported police-involved deaths over a rece [...] Read full article: Health Department report shows NYC under...→

In activists’ demands to defund police, calls to fund housing and human services 

Project Homeless is a new Seattle Times initiative that explores and explains the region’s complex, troubling problem of homelessness. Project Homeless seeks t [...] Read full article: In activists’ demands to defund police, ...→

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

An investigation is underway after an officer with the New Jersey Human Services Police Department was killed in a crash in Mays Landing. Read full article: Officials: New Jersey Human Services Pol...→

Michael Luko, of Mays Landing, served in the New Jersey State Human Services Pol [...]

Michael Luko, of Mays Landing, served in the New Jersey State Human Services Police.... A man accused of killing 10-year-old Micah Tennant during a high school [...] Read full article: Michael Luko, of Mays Landing, served in...→

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

Two New York City Council members will subpoena the city’s health department for a report that “purportedly shows more police-involved deaths in New York City [...] Read full article: NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Departm...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

Michigan health groups call vaping bill package 'weak'

A package of tobacco regulation bills is headed to the Michigan House, and some health organizations are concerned that it doesn't go far enough to... Read full article: Michigan health groups call vaping bill ...→

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Health Order Reopening Outdoor Dining, Religious Services

The city of Berkeley and Alameda County health officials on Thursday announced a new order that allows for the reopening of outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor [...] Read full article: Berkeley, Alameda County Issue New Healt...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Health Department Asks Court to Shut Down Pennsylvania Car Show

Pennsylvania’s Department of Health is asking a state court to shut down the Spring Carlisle car show set to begin Wednesday that typically draws about 100,000 [...] Read full article: Health Department Asks Court to Shut Dow...→

Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Suffering From Underfunding In Florida

Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Suffering From Underfunding In Florida

Since COVID-19, of course traditional patient care has changed. McKinnon says in January, the CFBHN provided about 1,158 telehealth services, and by the end of [...] Read full article: Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services S...→

NJ health department unveils COVID-19 guidelines as organized sports resume June 22

NJ health department unveils COVID-19 guidelines as organized sports resume June 22

Organized sports may resume in New Jersey beginning June 22, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday. Low-risk sports may resume competitions while medium and high-r [...] Read full article: NJ health department unveils COVID-19 gu...→

What the Minnesota Health Department hopes to learn from COVID-19 blood tests | MinnPost

What the Minnesota Health Department hopes to learn from COVID-19 blood tests | MinnPost

The department recently requested $1.975 million for five studies to help determine how COVID-19 has spread in Minnesota. Read full article: What the Minnesota Health Department hop...→

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio's Department of Health Dr. Amy Acton resigned on Thursday in the wake of the state's Chinese coronavirus controversy. Read full article: Director of Ohio Health Department Steps...→

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Two Democrat lawmakers in Michigan introduced a resolution on the state’s Senate floor Wednesday to declare racism a public health crisis. Read full article: Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce reso...→

Early Addition: NYC Health Department Suggests You Wear A Face Covering During Sex

Early Addition: NYC Health Department Suggests You Wear A Face Covering During Sex

Because Antifa has become a made-up boogeyman, check out today's midday links: Christopher Columbus beheaded, NYC Health Department COVID-19 sex guidelines, Tr [...] Read full article: Early Addition: NYC Health Department Su...→

Feds, health care center agree on visitation rules for patients with disabilities

A resolution between a Connecticut hospital and federal civil rights attorneys will allow for expanded visitation rights for people with disabilities during a [...] Read full article: Feds, health care center agree on visita...→

San Jose Police Department to cut community services staffing, hire new police Lieutenants

San Jose Police Department to cut community services staffing, hire new police Lieutenants

Despite calls to significant defund the San Jose Police Department, the city is proposing only minimal staffing reductions. Read full article: San Jose Police Department to cut commun...→

NJ health department issues COVID-19 guidelines for summer youth camps

NJ health department issues COVID-19 guidelines for summer youth camps

As summer youth camps in New Jersey are allowed to resume operations in July, the state’s health department issued COVID-19 health and safety guidelines. Read full article: NJ health department issues COVID-19 gui...→

No evidence Colorado health department illegally altered COVID-19 death certificates, DA finds

No evidence Colorado health department illegally altered COVID-19 death certificates, DA finds

A Colorado district attorney announced Tuesday that he found no evidence that the state’s health department illegally altered or falsified the death certificat [...] Read full article: No evidence Colorado health department i...→

No new COVID-19 cases tied to Missouri hair salon exposure: Health department

No new COVID-19 cases tied to Missouri hair salon exposure: Health department

No new COVID-19 cases were found after two hairstylists potentially exposed 140 customers and six coworkers to the virus at a Great Clips in Missouri. Read full article: No new COVID-19 cases tied to Missouri h...→

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

New York City's Health Department declared racism a public health crisis amid ongoing protests over police brutality and systemic racism. Read full article: NYC Health Department calls racism a 'pu...→

Protecting California’s iconic species: Pandemic challenges more than human health

Protecting California’s iconic species: Pandemic challenges more than human health

The nonprofit sector employs more Californians than construction in the state, while also hosting a wide network of volunteers, most of whom have been asked to [...] Read full article: Protecting California’s iconic species: ...→

Kenosha County Health Department Hiring Contact Tracers, Disease Investigators

Kenosha County Health Department Hiring Contact Tracers, Disease Investigators

If you have a medical background, the Kenosha County Health Department is looking for contact tracers and disease investigators.  Read full article: Kenosha County Health Department Hiring ...→

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Envir [...]

Last week, a spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told us that the facility, at 7550 East 53rd Place, is expected to be fo [...] Read full article: Last week, a spokesperson for the Colora...→

Opinion: Invest in Human Services, Not Over-Policing Our Communities

Opinion: Invest in Human Services, Not Over-Policing Our Communities

'The decision to decrease funding for social services while maintaining funding for the NYPD is the opposite of what our values should be.' Read full article: Opinion: Invest in Human Services, Not O...→

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

In a letter to the agency, state Sen. Karin Housley said the Senate’s Family Care and Aging Committee, which Housley chairs, has tried to learn more from the M [...] Read full article: Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Departmen...→

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton gym owner who reopened fully

The DuPage County Health Department is taking a Wheaton gym owner to court, trying to get him to obey state orders prohibiting such facilities from being fully [...] Read full article: DuPage Health Department suing Wheaton g...→

Survey: 15K Michigan educators concerned about health & safety in return to in-person learning

Survey: 15K Michigan educators concerned about health & safety in return to in-person learning

A survey of 15,000 Michigan educators concluded that there are health and safety concerns in the return to in-person learning, according to the Michigan Educat [...] Read full article: Survey: 15K Michigan educators concerned...→

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The investigation will seek to determine if MPD policies or training lead to race-based discrimination. If so, the state can require changes, enforceable throu [...] Read full article: The Minnesota Department of Human Rights...→

Michigan Lawmakers OK $1.2B Coronavirus Bill; Visitation Rules Relaxed

Michigan Lawmakers OK $1.2B Coronavirus Bill; Visitation Rules Relaxed

Michigan lawmakers advanced a bill Wednesday that would allocate more than $1.2 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding, including $200 million to help s [...] Read full article: Michigan Lawmakers OK $1.2B Coronavirus ...→