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HHS spokesman Michael Caputo blasts coronavirus reporters

A top spokesman for the U.S. Health and Human Services Department angrily unloaded on dozens of journalists Wednesday, accusing them of getting “spun” by what he said was a misleading story about federal funding getting eliminated for 13 coronavirus testing sites. The tirade by Michael Caputo, the spokesman, led to …

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US Health Secretary Visits Boston Ahead of Gov. Charlie Baker’s Reopening Update – NBC Boston

U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar visited the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center to tour its COVID-19 test kit assembly areas and primary care practice Friday. Around noon, he also took part in a roundtable discussion with Beth Isreal leadership about President Donald Trump’s plan to reopen …

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Coronavirus care in hospitals will be different come fall — here’s how

If a second wave of the novel coronavirus emerges in the U.S. this fall, medical experts said patients arriving in American emergency rooms will likely have an entirely different experience than what urgently sick patients saw earlier this year — the benefit of hard-learned lessons from the deadly disease. “If …

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Health and Human Services Secretary to tour Lot J coronavirus testing site

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar will be in Jacksonville this afternoon to tour the coronavirus testing site at TIAA Bank Field’s Lot J. He’ll also participate in several round table discussions and meetings with local health care leaders. The meetings are expected to …

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The CDC ‘let the country down’ with coronavirus testing, Navarro says

White House Trade and Manufacturing Policy Director Peter Navarro speaks during a briefing on the coronavirus pandemic in the press briefing room of the White House on March 27, 2020 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer | Getty Images The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention “let the country down” …

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