Nigeria coronavirus: Cases hit 2,802; Buhari waives all medical import tax
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Nigeria coronavirus: Almost 3,000 cases, Gombe patients protest ‘poor care’

Almost 3,000 cases, Gombe patients protest ‘poor care’ By close of day May 5, there were 2950 confirmed cases of CIOVID-19 in Nigeria, 481 discharged and 98 deaths the NCDC reported. Of the 148 new cases, the breakdown were as follows: 43-Lago, 32-Kano, 14-Zamfara, 10-FCT, 9-Katsina, 7-Taraba, 6-Borno, 6-Ogun, 5-Oyo, 3-Edo, 3-Kaduna, 3-Bauchi, 2-Adamawa, 2-Gombe, […]

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Guidelines on non-essential procedures include not delaying important medical care | News, Sports, Jobs

LANSING — Current restrictions on non-essential medical and dental procedures were put into place in late March to ensure healthcare systems had enough staffing, bed capacity and personal protective equipment (PPE) to care for all patients, as well as to limit the spread of COVID-19. Further guidelines were recently shared with providers to address questions […]

Stanford Health Care and Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare earn A grades for patient safety | News Center
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Stanford Health Care and Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare earn A grades for patient safety | News Center

Stanford Health Care and Stanford Health Care – Valley Care have received A grades for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, a leading national health care watchdog organization that evaluates providers based on rigorous quality and patient-safety standards. News of the latest safety grades comes as Stanford Health Care employees have worked tirelessly to navigate the challenges of the […]

ICUs Transformed To Care For COVID-19 Patients : Shots
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ICUs Transformed To Care For COVID-19 Patients : Shots

Physical and occupational therapists carry bags of personal protective equipment on their way to the room of a COVID-19 patient in a Stamford Hospital intensive care unit in Stamford, Conn., on April 24. This “prone team” turns over COVID-19 to help them breathe. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption John Moore/Getty Images Physical and […]

Vidant Health News: Essential care and services
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Vidant Health News: Essential care and services

GREENVILLE, N.C. (VIDANT HEALTH NEWS) Providing the right care at the right time has never been more important for one local health system. Vidant Health continues to adjust to the ever-evolving COVID-19 pandemic. “The virus is still in our community and still spreading,” said Dr. Michel Waldrum, CEO at Vidant Health. With efforts taken early […]