Vietnam sees no new COVID-19 cases, total stands at 1,049

Hanoi (VNA) – The COVID-19 tally in Vietnam remains at 1,049 as the country continued to have no new COVID-19 cases to report within 12 hours as of 6am of September 8, according to the national steering committee for COVID-19 prevention and control. Of the total, 691 were infected with the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 domestically, including […]

To defeat COVID-19, govts must invest in health workforce — Physicians

He said the objective of the webinar was therefore to unfold the varied experiences and perspectives of health workers from commonwealth countries and various regions as it concerns the health workforce, particularly, in terms of identifying current gaps and challenges and developing a consensus framework that will help identify gaps now and post COVID era […]

Pa. Health Dept. Reports 496 More Coronavirus Cases As Statewide Total Surpasses 140,000

The state health department numbers show there are 21,464 resident cases of COVID-19 in nursing and personal care homes across Pennsylvania. Among employees, there are 4,615 diagnosed cases. That brings the entire total to 26,079. Out of the total deaths across Pennsylvania, state officials say 5,242 have occurred in residents from nursing or personal care […]

Melbourne lockdown is worse than WUHAN, says health minister as he lays into Daniel Andrews for ‘locking people in their homes’

Step four: The move to step four will come when there have been no new COVID-19 cases in the past 14 days. The aim is for this to come into place on November 23.

Manneken Pis statue in Belgium dressed in white coat and mask to honour heathcare workers

“This is a huge thank you to all hospital staff, not just the doctors and nurses but also cleaners, all the jobs in a hospital,” said Marc Guebel, a member of the association that manages the 400-year statue.

As Indonesia cases soar, medical workers bear the burden

Healthcare workers across Indonesia are facing other hardships as well. The secretary of the Legal Aid Agency of the Indonesian Nurses Association said that as of May 25, “330 nurses in government-owned or private-owned hospitals experienced pay cuts and did not receive any holiday bonus,” according to a report by Amnesty International.

Pa. Health Dept. Reports Over 900 More Coronavirus Cases, And 14 Additional Deaths

The number of tests administered within the last seven days, between Sept. 2 and Sept. 8, is 145,946 with 5,564 positive cases. There were 18,127 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m. on Tuesday, according to the Health Department. These results represent the total number of tests administered.

Venezuelan health workers are getting cash bonuses from an unexpected source

But the funding is set to deepen the institutional conflict at the heart of the Venezuelan state. Guaidó hopes to demonstrate that his administration is more capable than Maduro’s when it comes to looking after Venezuelan citizens, as they battle the pandemic with few resources after years of economic collapse, including hyperinflation.

Pa. Health Dept. Reports 587 More Coronavirus Cases, 15 Additional Deaths

The number of tests administered within the last seven days, between Sept. 3 and Sept. 9, is 144,379 with 5,679 positive cases. There were 20,979 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m. on Wednesday, according to the Health Department. These results represent the total number of tests administered.

Buy American? Let’s Buy a Future for American Workers | Opinion

Of course, many businesses are also scrambling and looking for new opportunities. Consumer spending, typically accounting for two-thirds of gross domestic product, dropped by 18 percent from February to April. That’s the fastest and largest recorded drop ever. And while May showed some improvement, the ongoing pandemic keeps uncertainty in the forefront. Businesses see opportunities […]