Tag Archives: nurses

Coronavirus vaccine arrives in Springfield with first shots given to Mercy nurses

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – Monday was a history making day all across the country as doses of the first coronavirus vaccine arrived in cities all across the country including Springfield. At around 7:30 a truck carrying 5,850 doses of the newly approved Pfizer vaccine arrived at Springfield’s Mercy hospital. CoxHealth …

Read More »

CVS hiring thousands ahead of COVID-19 vaccine rollout

• Pharmacy technicians, who are overseen by licensed pharmacists, are responsible for processing prescriptions, dispensing medications, providing information to customers or health professionals as well as performing administrative tasks. They also help to administer COVID-19 tests at more than 4,000 drive-thru CVS testing sites nationwide. Source link

Read More »

Coronavirus Has Accelerated Health Care Worker Burnout And It’s A ‘Reckoning We All Have To Face’

If you are in crisis, or are looking for mental health services for you or someone you know, call the Colorado Crisis Services hotline. Call 1-844-493-8255 or text “TALK” to 38255 to speak with a trained counselor or professional. Counselors are also available at walk-in locations or online to chat …

Read More »

Staten Island Nurse Named 1 Of Time Magazine’s Top 100 Influential People Of 2020 – CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — First responders and essential workers have been putting their lives on the line during the coronavirus pandemic. But now, some of them are getting recognition. On Thursday, CBS2’s Hazel Sanchez met up with a nurse from Staten Island who is being recognized worldwide. Amy O’Sullivan is …

Read More »

Doctors are overwhelmed by coronavirus. So why did Colorado officials just end a 30-year contract with a peer health program? – The Colorado Sun

For more than 30 years, one agency has monitored Colorado physicians struggling with depression, alcohol or drug abuse, physical conditions and behavior problems — doctors seeking help so they can continue to see patients.  The Colorado Physician Health Program, which formed in 1986, has evaluated more than 5,600 doctors for …

Read More »

What It’s Like On Colorado’s Coronavirus Front Lines

CPR News continues to speak with experts, doctors, researchers and people who’ve recovered. We want to bring you the stories of people who are caring for COVID-19 patients in their own words. Why do they do what they do? What do they remember about seeing their first coronavirus patient? And…what …

Read More »

Coronavirus: Key element of strong antibody response to Covid-19 decoded – health

Fake blood is seen in test tubes labelled with the coronavirus (COVID-19) in this illustration taken March 17, 2020.

Scientists have discovered a common feature found in many of the human antibodies that neutralise the novel coronavirus, a finding which they say can aid successful vaccine development against COVID-19. While multiple vaccine candidates have entered clinical trials, the researchers, including those from the Scripps Research Institute in the US, …

Read More »

Covid-19: Novel air filter to “catch and kill” coronavirus developed – health

Coronavirus (representational image)

Scientists have designed a “catch and kill” air filter which they say can trap the novel coronavirus and neutralise it instantly, an invention that may reduce the spread of COVID-19 in closed spaces such as schools, hospitals and health care facilities, as well as public transit environments like airplanes. According …

Read More »

Covid-19: Hundreds of scientists say coronavirus is airborne, ask WHO to revise recommendations – health

New Delhi, India - July 5, 2020: A girl rides a bicycle at Rajpath after rain showers in New Delhi, India, on Sunday, July 5, 2020.

Hundreds of scientists say there is evidence that novel coronavirus in smaller particles in the air can infect people and are calling for the World Health Organization to revise recommendations, the New York Times reported on Saturday. The WHO has said the coronavirus disease spreads primarily from person to person …

Read More »

Corona Kit: Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali launches ayurvedic medicine for coronavirus, claims 100% recovery within 3-7 days – health

According to the latest update by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), 14,011 deaths have been recorded due to the infection so far in the country.

Patanjali on Tuesday launched ‘Coronil and Swasari’, what it claims is the Ayurvedic cure for treating COVID-19, which they said has been shown 100 per cent favourable results during clinical trials on affected patients, at Patanjali Yogpeeth here. The efficacy of Patanjali’s medicine on Covid cure has not been corroborated …

Read More »