Pomperaug Health District COVID-19 Cases 4/1/2020

The Health District’s Public Health Nurse has been following up on each positive case. Cases that occur in assisted living facilities or nursing homes will be investigated by CT Department of Public Health (DPH) epidemiologists and officials from the Facility Licensing and Inspection Section (FLIS). Part of the follow up involves review of infection control […]

Health Ministry identifies 20 existing, 22 potential COVID-19 hotspots

“For isolation areas, in addition to training, all hospital staff, dentists and AYUSH practitioners available should also be trained. Retired doctors and other healthcare professionals should be identified to work in non-COVID areas in hospitals in case of emergencies,” the advisory stated.

Mel Gibson Stocks Up on Supplies in Rare Public Outing with Girlfriend Rosalind Ross

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Get off the road! Health chiefs warn the public to stay at home after ‘concerning’ INCREASE in road traffic despite lock-down and police efforts to stop unnecessary journeys

Prof Doyle added: ‘I think it is important to say we are looking at this through the scientific lens, as well as through modelling and through the information we are getting through clinical cases as to how this epidemic is progressing.

Phoenix NBL guard Kyle Adnam helps basketball fans break isolation boredom with online training program

“Obviously being a big community-based club and being in such a rich area for basketball, we wanted to give back, not just to our loyal supporters, but anyone who wants to get involved and sharpen up their skills, have a bit of physical activity and a bit of fun with the family,” he said.

HCMC implements anti-plastic waste program

The city Tax Department, the city Vietnam Customs, the Department of Environment and Natural resources, , the Department of Science and Technology and the Department of Finance will be responsible for publicizing the results of the program.

COVID-19: Not complying with norms will invite legal action, warns Health Department

In the light of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) being declared a notifiable disease, violation of norms laid down under the Tamil Nadu Public Health Act (TNPHA), 1939 and the Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897 will draw legal action, the Directorate of Public Health and Preventive Medicine has warned.

We need a federal task force to protect health care workers

All three major coronavirus epidemics in the 21st century: SARS, MERS, and now SARS 2, are notorious for causing outbreaks in hospitals and attacking health care providers. In anticipation that coronavirus epidemics or even pandemics become regular occurrences, we must take steps to health care worker protection as part of our national preparedness plans.  

Coronavirus outbreak: Retired health officials to continue service till June

Infected Officers: Meanwhile the Health and Family Welfare has issued Standard Operating Procedure to be followed if a key district official in charge of Covid-19 is tested positive. Accordingly, if an officer shows any mild symptoms he or she should be quarantined in public building with a decent phone and internet connection to help them […]

The Kennedy Center Launches Community Companion Home Program

The Kennedy Center, founded in 1951, is an internationally accredited, non-profit, community-based rehabilitation organization that currently serves over 2,200 individuals annually. The agency actively responds to the needs of the community by offering innovative and comprehensive service and supports to persons with disabilities and special needs, from birth to senior years. The Kennedy Center operates […]