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

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

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

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

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

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

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

The county’s health fund, which covers the Health and Hospital system, had a projected shortfall of $60 million to $75 million in April, according to Ammar Riz [...] Read full article: Cook County Health projects up to $100 m...→

Health Department Closed New Jersey Gym that Defied Shutdown

Health Department Closed New Jersey Gym that Defied Shutdown

A New Jersey gym that opened in defiance of the state's stay-at-home order has been shut down by the state's health department. Read full article: Health Department Closed New Jersey Gym ...→

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

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

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

On Monday Governor Gavin Newsom announced that some counties will soon be able to allow shopping inside of stores, which would be an upgrade from curbside pick [...] Read full article: Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retaile...→

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

One of the higher points is a benchmark was reached in testing as nearly 2.5% of the population has been tested, up from 2%. Read full article: Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx....→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

San Diego County law enforcement agencies have cited nearly 400 people for violating the county’s public health order since the beginning of last month, accord [...] Read full article: Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearl...→

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

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

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

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

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

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

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

New coronavirus numbers for Tarrant county were announced at the start of the Tarrant County commissioners meeting. Read full article: 5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 C...→

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

The state Health Department ordered counties to ramp up coronavirus testing in nursing homes — and sent them over 1,600 damaged test kits. The kits distributed [...] Read full article: New York Health Department sent over 1,6...→

Surfer Killed in Santa Cruz County Shark Attack: Officials

Surfer Killed in Santa Cruz County Shark Attack: Officials

A surfer was killed in a shark attack off a Santa Cruz beach, state park officials said Saturday. Read full article: Surfer Killed in Santa Cruz County Shark...→

Kobe Bryant's widow files claim against LA County Sheriff's Department over crash-scene photos

Kobe Bryant's widow files claim against LA County Sheriff's Department over crash-scene photos

Vanessa Bryant, the widow of late NBA star Kobe Bryant, filed a legal claim Friday against the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department over graphic photos that [...] Read full article: Kobe Bryant's widow files claim against ...→

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 21: Gussied Up Dog Boutique owner Kim Lipsett poses for a portrait inside her store in the Willow Glen neighborhood in San Jose, Calif., on [...] Read full article: Photos: Santa Clara County to join coron...→

Atilis Gym In Bellmawr Shut Down By Health Department After Toilets Clogged By Paper Towels, Bathrooms Flooded

Atilis Gym In Bellmawr Shut Down By Health Department After Toilets Clogged By Paper Towels, Bathrooms Flooded

The owners say their toilets were clogged by paper towels and their bathrooms were flooded. They say they will not violate the health department order and will [...] Read full article: Atilis Gym In Bellmawr Shut Down By Heal...→

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

President Trump is readying a public health regulation to more permanently stem the flow of illegal immigration, Breitbart News has learned. Read full article: Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation ...→

CDC Has Sent 3 Teams To Pennsylvania To Help Fight COVID-19, Department Of Health Says

CDC Has Sent 3 Teams To Pennsylvania To Help Fight COVID-19, Department Of Health Says

The teams arrived in the state on Thursday, May 14 and have been working to provide assistance to locations in need. Read full article: CDC Has Sent 3 Teams To Pennsylvania To ...→

Kendall County Sheriff’s Department Will Not Enforce Stay-at-Home Order, Sheriff Says

Kendall County Sheriff’s Department Will Not Enforce Stay-at-Home Order, Sheriff Says

The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office will no longer enforce Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order after Sheriff Dwight Baird sent a letter outlining [...] Read full article: Kendall County Sheriff’s Department Will...→

San Diego County Health Officer Opposes Casinos' Early Reopening Plans - Times of San Diego

San Diego County's Public Health Officer said plans by several tribal casinos to reopen in the coming week create a health risk amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officer Opposes ...→

Santa Clara Supes Hold Off On Extending Coronavirus Eviction Moratorium

Santa Clara Supes Hold Off On Extending Coronavirus Eviction Moratorium

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors punted Tuesday on a potential extension of the county's temporary moratorium on evictions. Read full article: Santa Clara Supes Hold Off On Extending ...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

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

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County health officials are discouraging in-person graduation ceremonies, warning such gatherings increase the risk for potential “mass spread of COVID- [...] Read full article: Dallas County Health Department Discoura...→

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Elon Musk's move to reopen the Tesla plant in defiance of Alameda County’s health order doesn’t just raise safety concerns; it also raises questions about fair [...] Read full article: Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Healt...→

Pizarro: The great car parade debate of Santa Clara County

Pizarro: The great car parade debate of Santa Clara County

By driving in front of someone’s house for their birthday, are you standing up for your Constitutional rights or putting your community’s health at risk? Read full article: Pizarro: The great car parade debate of ...→

Santa Cruz County officials have reopened some beaches, parks and trails.... The [...]

Santa Cruz County officials have reopened some beaches, parks and trails.... The search for the final victim of a boat fire off the Southern California coast h [...] Read full article: Santa Cruz County officials have reopene...→

More Than 100 LA County Sheriff’s Department Employees Positive for COVID-19

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Friday that 101 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began, along with 290 jail [...] Read full article: More Than 100 LA County Sheriff’s Depart...→

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

In March, health experts began sounding alarms about the public health risks associated with incarceration. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases...→

WATCH: Berks County Officials Give Virus Update

WATCH: Berks County Officials Give Virus Update

Berks County officials are speaking at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday about their plan for fighting COVID-19. Read full article: WATCH: Berks County Officials Give Virus...→

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

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

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

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

In March, when fears about the dearth of medical grade masks for health care professionals were dominating social media discussions, I asked my friend — a phys [...] Read full article: To mask or not? How public health offici...→

Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

"Nothing is without risk," said William Petri, a professor of infectious diseases at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. "But you can weigh the risk [...] Read full article: Wondering what’s safe as states start to...→

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Ever since the novel coronavirus took hold across the country – of which prisons and jails are far from immune – earlier this year, authorities have released t [...] Read full article: Public health versus public safety: Conf...→

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

SAN JOSE — Nurses sent by Santa Clara County to assist beleaguered nursing homes overwhelmed by COVID-19 outbreaks are pushing back, saying the county has fail [...] Read full article: Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to ...→

McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

The McHenry County Board of Health approved a resolution Monday evening to add a new epidemiologist position to the county's staff to help with reporting and s [...] Read full article: McHenry County Board of Health approves ...→

LA County Probation Department Hiring For Over 100 Entry-Level Positions

LA County Probation Department Hiring For Over 100 Entry-Level Positions

The Los Angeles County Probation Department is looking to hire more than 100 entry-level positions during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: LA County Probation Department Hiring Fo...→

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

The county's top public health official says the stay-at-home orders issued in March in response to the coronavirus pandemic will likely be extended for anothe [...] Read full article: LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home ...→

Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara Hospitals Launch Study Using 'Convalescent Plasma' To Treat COVID-19 Patients

Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara Hospitals Launch Study Using 'Convalescent Plasma' To Treat COVID-19 Patients

Health officials announced Tuesday that three Santa Clara County hospitals have begun a study in conjunction with Mayo Clinic to measure the impact of using co [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara Hospital...→

Watch live at 9 a.m.: Fauci, health experts testify before Senate panel

Watch live at 9 a.m.: Fauci, health experts testify before Senate panel

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, is among the health experts testifying to a Senate panel. His testimony comes as President Donal [...] Read full article: Watch live at 9 a.m.: Fauci, health expe...→

Hillsborough County leader 'utterly shocked' by people refusing to wear masks in public

Hillsborough County leader 'utterly shocked' by people refusing to wear masks in public

A Hillsborough County leader is fed up with people refusing to use a mask in public. Commissioner Les Miller insists people are letting down their guard as the [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County leader 'utterly shoc...→

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Customers packed C&C Coffee and Kitchen on Trail Boss Drive Sunday, filling the restaurant’s tables, its patio and forming a line out the door for dine-in serv [...] Read full article: Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother...→

The Latest: Public health expert warns virus not going away

- Public health expert warns coronavirus still has a long run.... - Head of Egypt’s Doctors’ Union calls for a full lockdown. Read full article: The Latest: Public health expert warns v...→

Santa Clara County hospitals changed coronavirus protocols, but dispute whistleblower complaint

Santa Clara County hospitals changed coronavirus protocols, but dispute whistleblower complaint

A whistleblower complaint alleged that Santa Clara Valley Medical Center failed to adequately notify staffers about an outbreak of COVID-19 in one unit. Read full article: Santa Clara County hospitals changed cor...→

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

The county’s health fund, which covers the Health and Hospital system, had a projected shortfall of $60 million to $75 million in April, according to Ammar Riz [...] Read full article: Cook County Health projects up to $100 m...→

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

In March, health experts began sounding alarms about the public health risks associated with incarceration. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases...→

Atilis Gym In Bellmawr Shut Down By Health Department After Toilets Clogged By Paper Towels, Bathrooms Flooded

Atilis Gym In Bellmawr Shut Down By Health Department After Toilets Clogged By Paper Towels, Bathrooms Flooded

The owners say their toilets were clogged by paper towels and their bathrooms were flooded. They say they will not violate the health department order and will [...] Read full article: Atilis Gym In Bellmawr Shut Down By Heal...→

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

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

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

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

On Monday Governor Gavin Newsom announced that some counties will soon be able to allow shopping inside of stores, which would be an upgrade from curbside pick [...] Read full article: Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retaile...→

Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

"Nothing is without risk," said William Petri, a professor of infectious diseases at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. "But you can weigh the risk [...] Read full article: Wondering what’s safe as states start to...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

SAN JOSE — Nurses sent by Santa Clara County to assist beleaguered nursing homes overwhelmed by COVID-19 outbreaks are pushing back, saying the county has fail [...] Read full article: Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to ...→

San Diego County Health Officer Opposes Casinos' Early Reopening Plans - Times of San Diego

San Diego County's Public Health Officer said plans by several tribal casinos to reopen in the coming week create a health risk amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officer Opposes ...→

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

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

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

LA County Probation Department Hiring For Over 100 Entry-Level Positions

LA County Probation Department Hiring For Over 100 Entry-Level Positions

The Los Angeles County Probation Department is looking to hire more than 100 entry-level positions during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: LA County Probation Department Hiring Fo...→

Santa Clara Supes Hold Off On Extending Coronavirus Eviction Moratorium

Santa Clara Supes Hold Off On Extending Coronavirus Eviction Moratorium

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors punted Tuesday on a potential extension of the county's temporary moratorium on evictions. Read full article: Santa Clara Supes Hold Off On Extending ...→

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

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

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

Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara Hospitals Launch Study Using 'Convalescent Plasma' To Treat COVID-19 Patients

Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara Hospitals Launch Study Using 'Convalescent Plasma' To Treat COVID-19 Patients

Health officials announced Tuesday that three Santa Clara County hospitals have begun a study in conjunction with Mayo Clinic to measure the impact of using co [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara Hospital...→

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County health officials are discouraging in-person graduation ceremonies, warning such gatherings increase the risk for potential “mass spread of COVID- [...] Read full article: Dallas County Health Department Discoura...→

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

The state Health Department ordered counties to ramp up coronavirus testing in nursing homes — and sent them over 1,600 damaged test kits. The kits distributed [...] Read full article: New York Health Department sent over 1,6...→

Hillsborough County leader 'utterly shocked' by people refusing to wear masks in public

Hillsborough County leader 'utterly shocked' by people refusing to wear masks in public

A Hillsborough County leader is fed up with people refusing to use a mask in public. Commissioner Les Miller insists people are letting down their guard as the [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County leader 'utterly shoc...→

Pizarro: The great car parade debate of Santa Clara County

Pizarro: The great car parade debate of Santa Clara County

By driving in front of someone’s house for their birthday, are you standing up for your Constitutional rights or putting your community’s health at risk? Read full article: Pizarro: The great car parade debate of ...→

Surfer Killed in Santa Cruz County Shark Attack: Officials

Surfer Killed in Santa Cruz County Shark Attack: Officials

A surfer was killed in a shark attack off a Santa Cruz beach, state park officials said Saturday. Read full article: Surfer Killed in Santa Cruz County Shark...→

The Latest: Public health expert warns virus not going away

- Public health expert warns coronavirus still has a long run.... - Head of Egypt’s Doctors’ Union calls for a full lockdown. Read full article: The Latest: Public health expert warns v...→

More Than 100 LA County Sheriff’s Department Employees Positive for COVID-19

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Friday that 101 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began, along with 290 jail [...] Read full article: More Than 100 LA County Sheriff’s Depart...→

Kobe Bryant's widow files claim against LA County Sheriff's Department over crash-scene photos

Kobe Bryant's widow files claim against LA County Sheriff's Department over crash-scene photos

Vanessa Bryant, the widow of late NBA star Kobe Bryant, filed a legal claim Friday against the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department over graphic photos that [...] Read full article: Kobe Bryant's widow files claim against ...→

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 21: Gussied Up Dog Boutique owner Kim Lipsett poses for a portrait inside her store in the Willow Glen neighborhood in San Jose, Calif., on [...] Read full article: Photos: Santa Clara County to join coron...→

Health Department Closed New Jersey Gym that Defied Shutdown

Health Department Closed New Jersey Gym that Defied Shutdown

A New Jersey gym that opened in defiance of the state's stay-at-home order has been shut down by the state's health department. Read full article: Health Department Closed New Jersey Gym ...→

WATCH: Berks County Officials Give Virus Update

WATCH: Berks County Officials Give Virus Update

Berks County officials are speaking at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday about their plan for fighting COVID-19. Read full article: WATCH: Berks County Officials Give Virus...→

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

President Trump is readying a public health regulation to more permanently stem the flow of illegal immigration, Breitbart News has learned. Read full article: Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation ...→

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

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

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

In March, when fears about the dearth of medical grade masks for health care professionals were dominating social media discussions, I asked my friend — a phys [...] Read full article: To mask or not? How public health offici...→

CDC Has Sent 3 Teams To Pennsylvania To Help Fight COVID-19, Department Of Health Says

CDC Has Sent 3 Teams To Pennsylvania To Help Fight COVID-19, Department Of Health Says

The teams arrived in the state on Thursday, May 14 and have been working to provide assistance to locations in need. Read full article: CDC Has Sent 3 Teams To Pennsylvania To ...→

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

One of the higher points is a benchmark was reached in testing as nearly 2.5% of the population has been tested, up from 2%. Read full article: Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx....→

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Ever since the novel coronavirus took hold across the country – of which prisons and jails are far from immune – earlier this year, authorities have released t [...] Read full article: Public health versus public safety: Conf...→

Kendall County Sheriff’s Department Will Not Enforce Stay-at-Home Order, Sheriff Says

Kendall County Sheriff’s Department Will Not Enforce Stay-at-Home Order, Sheriff Says

The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office will no longer enforce Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order after Sheriff Dwight Baird sent a letter outlining [...] Read full article: Kendall County Sheriff’s Department Will...→

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

San Diego County law enforcement agencies have cited nearly 400 people for violating the county’s public health order since the beginning of last month, accord [...] Read full article: Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearl...→

McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

The McHenry County Board of Health approved a resolution Monday evening to add a new epidemiologist position to the county's staff to help with reporting and s [...] Read full article: McHenry County Board of Health approves ...→

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

The county's top public health official says the stay-at-home orders issued in March in response to the coronavirus pandemic will likely be extended for anothe [...] Read full article: LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home ...→

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

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

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

New coronavirus numbers for Tarrant county were announced at the start of the Tarrant County commissioners meeting. Read full article: 5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 C...→

Watch live at 9 a.m.: Fauci, health experts testify before Senate panel

Watch live at 9 a.m.: Fauci, health experts testify before Senate panel

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, is among the health experts testifying to a Senate panel. His testimony comes as President Donal [...] Read full article: Watch live at 9 a.m.: Fauci, health expe...→

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Elon Musk's move to reopen the Tesla plant in defiance of Alameda County’s health order doesn’t just raise safety concerns; it also raises questions about fair [...] Read full article: Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Healt...→

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Customers packed C&C Coffee and Kitchen on Trail Boss Drive Sunday, filling the restaurant’s tables, its patio and forming a line out the door for dine-in serv [...] Read full article: Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother...→

Santa Cruz County officials have reopened some beaches, parks and trails.... The [...]

Santa Cruz County officials have reopened some beaches, parks and trails.... The search for the final victim of a boat fire off the Southern California coast h [...] Read full article: Santa Cruz County officials have reopene...→

Santa Clara County hospitals changed coronavirus protocols, but dispute whistleblower complaint

Santa Clara County hospitals changed coronavirus protocols, but dispute whistleblower complaint

A whistleblower complaint alleged that Santa Clara Valley Medical Center failed to adequately notify staffers about an outbreak of COVID-19 in one unit. Read full article: Santa Clara County hospitals changed cor...→

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

The county’s health fund, which covers the Health and Hospital system, had a projected shortfall of $60 million to $75 million in April, according to Ammar Riz [...] Read full article: Cook County Health projects up to $100 m...→

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

Photos: Santa Clara County to join coronavirus Phase 2 reopening but some stores are hesitant

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 21: Gussied Up Dog Boutique owner Kim Lipsett poses for a portrait inside her store in the Willow Glen neighborhood in San Jose, Calif., on [...] Read full article: Photos: Santa Clara County to join coron...→

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases are key to this vision

In March, health experts began sounding alarms about the public health risks associated with incarceration. Read full article: Letter: Santa Clara County jail releases...→

Health Department Closed New Jersey Gym that Defied Shutdown

Health Department Closed New Jersey Gym that Defied Shutdown

A New Jersey gym that opened in defiance of the state's stay-at-home order has been shut down by the state's health department. Read full article: Health Department Closed New Jersey Gym ...→

Atilis Gym In Bellmawr Shut Down By Health Department After Toilets Clogged By Paper Towels, Bathrooms Flooded

Atilis Gym In Bellmawr Shut Down By Health Department After Toilets Clogged By Paper Towels, Bathrooms Flooded

The owners say their toilets were clogged by paper towels and their bathrooms were flooded. They say they will not violate the health department order and will [...] Read full article: Atilis Gym In Bellmawr Shut Down By Heal...→

WATCH: Berks County Officials Give Virus Update

WATCH: Berks County Officials Give Virus Update

Berks County officials are speaking at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday about their plan for fighting COVID-19. Read full article: WATCH: Berks County Officials Give Virus...→

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation to Stem Illegal Immigration

President Trump is readying a public health regulation to more permanently stem the flow of illegal immigration, Breitbart News has learned. Read full article: Trump Prepares Public Health Regulation ...→

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

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

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

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

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

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

To mask or not? How public health officials created culture war

In March, when fears about the dearth of medical grade masks for health care professionals were dominating social media discussions, I asked my friend — a phys [...] Read full article: To mask or not? How public health offici...→

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

On Monday Governor Gavin Newsom announced that some counties will soon be able to allow shopping inside of stores, which would be an upgrade from curbside pick [...] Read full article: Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retaile...→

CDC Has Sent 3 Teams To Pennsylvania To Help Fight COVID-19, Department Of Health Says

CDC Has Sent 3 Teams To Pennsylvania To Help Fight COVID-19, Department Of Health Says

The teams arrived in the state on Thursday, May 14 and have been working to provide assistance to locations in need. Read full article: CDC Has Sent 3 Teams To Pennsylvania To ...→

Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

Wondering what’s safe as states start to reopen? Here’s what some public health experts plan to do

"Nothing is without risk," said William Petri, a professor of infectious diseases at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. "But you can weigh the risk [...] Read full article: Wondering what’s safe as states start to...→

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

One of the higher points is a benchmark was reached in testing as nearly 2.5% of the population has been tested, up from 2%. Read full article: Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx....→

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Public health versus public safety: Confusion looms as sex offenders are released from incarceration across the country

Ever since the novel coronavirus took hold across the country – of which prisons and jails are far from immune – earlier this year, authorities have released t [...] Read full article: Public health versus public safety: Conf...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Kendall County Sheriff’s Department Will Not Enforce Stay-at-Home Order, Sheriff Says

Kendall County Sheriff’s Department Will Not Enforce Stay-at-Home Order, Sheriff Says

The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office will no longer enforce Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order after Sheriff Dwight Baird sent a letter outlining [...] Read full article: Kendall County Sheriff’s Department Will...→

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to keep them safe from bad conditions at nursing homes with COVID-19 outbreaks

SAN JOSE — Nurses sent by Santa Clara County to assist beleaguered nursing homes overwhelmed by COVID-19 outbreaks are pushing back, saying the county has fail [...] Read full article: Nurses say Santa Clara County failed to ...→

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearly 400 Cited in Course of a Month

San Diego County law enforcement agencies have cited nearly 400 people for violating the county’s public health order since the beginning of last month, accord [...] Read full article: Enforcing the Public Health Order: Nearl...→

San Diego County Health Officer Opposes Casinos' Early Reopening Plans - Times of San Diego

San Diego County's Public Health Officer said plans by several tribal casinos to reopen in the coming week create a health risk amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officer Opposes ...→

McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

The McHenry County Board of Health approved a resolution Monday evening to add a new epidemiologist position to the county's staff to help with reporting and s [...] Read full article: McHenry County Board of Health approves ...→

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

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

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

LA County Probation Department Hiring For Over 100 Entry-Level Positions

LA County Probation Department Hiring For Over 100 Entry-Level Positions

The Los Angeles County Probation Department is looking to hire more than 100 entry-level positions during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: LA County Probation Department Hiring Fo...→

Santa Clara Supes Hold Off On Extending Coronavirus Eviction Moratorium

Santa Clara Supes Hold Off On Extending Coronavirus Eviction Moratorium

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors punted Tuesday on a potential extension of the county's temporary moratorium on evictions. Read full article: Santa Clara Supes Hold Off On Extending ...→

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

The county's top public health official says the stay-at-home orders issued in March in response to the coronavirus pandemic will likely be extended for anothe [...] Read full article: LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home ...→

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

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

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

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Fires Public Health Commissioner

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

Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara Hospitals Launch Study Using 'Convalescent Plasma' To Treat COVID-19 Patients

Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara Hospitals Launch Study Using 'Convalescent Plasma' To Treat COVID-19 Patients

Health officials announced Tuesday that three Santa Clara County hospitals have begun a study in conjunction with Mayo Clinic to measure the impact of using co [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara Hospital...→

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

New coronavirus numbers for Tarrant county were announced at the start of the Tarrant County commissioners meeting. Read full article: 5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 C...→

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County health officials are discouraging in-person graduation ceremonies, warning such gatherings increase the risk for potential “mass spread of COVID- [...] Read full article: Dallas County Health Department Discoura...→

Watch live at 9 a.m.: Fauci, health experts testify before Senate panel

Watch live at 9 a.m.: Fauci, health experts testify before Senate panel

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, is among the health experts testifying to a Senate panel. His testimony comes as President Donal [...] Read full article: Watch live at 9 a.m.: Fauci, health expe...→

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

The state Health Department ordered counties to ramp up coronavirus testing in nursing homes — and sent them over 1,600 damaged test kits. The kits distributed [...] Read full article: New York Health Department sent over 1,6...→

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Elon Musk's move to reopen the Tesla plant in defiance of Alameda County’s health order doesn’t just raise safety concerns; it also raises questions about fair [...] Read full article: Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Healt...→

Hillsborough County leader 'utterly shocked' by people refusing to wear masks in public

Hillsborough County leader 'utterly shocked' by people refusing to wear masks in public

A Hillsborough County leader is fed up with people refusing to use a mask in public. Commissioner Les Miller insists people are letting down their guard as the [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County leader 'utterly shoc...→

Pizarro: The great car parade debate of Santa Clara County

Pizarro: The great car parade debate of Santa Clara County

By driving in front of someone’s house for their birthday, are you standing up for your Constitutional rights or putting your community’s health at risk? Read full article: Pizarro: The great car parade debate of ...→

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother’s Day crowds in defiance of statewide public health order

Customers packed C&C Coffee and Kitchen on Trail Boss Drive Sunday, filling the restaurant’s tables, its patio and forming a line out the door for dine-in serv [...] Read full article: Castle Rock restaurant reopens to Mother...→

Surfer Killed in Santa Cruz County Shark Attack: Officials

Surfer Killed in Santa Cruz County Shark Attack: Officials

A surfer was killed in a shark attack off a Santa Cruz beach, state park officials said Saturday. Read full article: Surfer Killed in Santa Cruz County Shark...→

Santa Cruz County officials have reopened some beaches, parks and trails.... The [...]

Santa Cruz County officials have reopened some beaches, parks and trails.... The search for the final victim of a boat fire off the Southern California coast h [...] Read full article: Santa Cruz County officials have reopene...→

The Latest: Public health expert warns virus not going away

- Public health expert warns coronavirus still has a long run.... - Head of Egypt’s Doctors’ Union calls for a full lockdown. Read full article: The Latest: Public health expert warns v...→

More Than 100 LA County Sheriff’s Department Employees Positive for COVID-19

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Friday that 101 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began, along with 290 jail [...] Read full article: More Than 100 LA County Sheriff’s Depart...→

Santa Clara County hospitals changed coronavirus protocols, but dispute whistleblower complaint

Santa Clara County hospitals changed coronavirus protocols, but dispute whistleblower complaint

A whistleblower complaint alleged that Santa Clara Valley Medical Center failed to adequately notify staffers about an outbreak of COVID-19 in one unit. Read full article: Santa Clara County hospitals changed cor...→

Kobe Bryant's widow files claim against LA County Sheriff's Department over crash-scene photos

Kobe Bryant's widow files claim against LA County Sheriff's Department over crash-scene photos

Vanessa Bryant, the widow of late NBA star Kobe Bryant, filed a legal claim Friday against the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department over graphic photos that [...] Read full article: Kobe Bryant's widow files claim against ...→