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How Europe’s hospitals are faring in the face of another pandemic fall

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London Much of Europe has opened up to international visitors and scaled back Covid-19 restrictions since a wave of cases swept the continent in the spring. Those steps back toward pre-Covid life have been accompanie...

Idaho’s struggle to keep up with Covid-19 surge puts pressure on Washington state hospitals

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Idaho officials announced Thursday they're preparing to ration hospital care due to the Covid-19 surge, and it was the last thing next-door Washington state's top hospital advocate wanted to hear. "It's terrible. I ...

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow flamed for not deleting false tweet about Oklahoma hospitals: ‘Queen of misinformation’

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Maddow was previously criticized over the Thursday tweet, along with a number of other media figures, for spreading the false story without verifying it's authenticity after the hospital system in question denied the...

Ida slams Louisiana hospitals brimming with virus patients

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Lady of the Sea General Hospital in Lafourche Parish, near where Ida made landfall, reported extensive roof damage. "All patients and staff are fine at this time without injury; although, our hospital has sustained s...

Australia reports record Covid-19 cases as Sydney hospitals set up emergency tents

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Australia's new daily cases of Covid-19 topped 1,000 on Thursday for the first time since the global pandemic began, as two major hospitals in Sydney set up emergency outdoor tents to help deal with a rise in patient...

San Francisco hospitals report hundreds of COVID-19 infections among vaccinated staff

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CLICK HERE TO FIND A COVID-19 VACCINE NEAR YOU As of August 2, 55 staff members out of over 7,000 staffers at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital are COVID-19 positive, and none of the infected staff have requi...

California spent $200M on alternative hospitals that ultimately provided little help during pandemic

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It was a costly way to learn California's hospital system is far more elastic than was thought at the start of the pandemic. Through desperation and innovation, the system was able to expand enough to accommodate pat...

Louisiana hospitals prepare for surge of COVID-19 patients

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"To see this current rise in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations is becoming increasingly scary," Gov. John Bel Edwards said in a statement. Many hospitals in the state have once again put a hold on non-emergency sur...

De Blasio to mandate COVID vaccinations for public hospitals staff

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The order, likely to be announced Wednesday or Thursday, will cover Health and Hospitals employees and those who work at the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s public clinics, sources said. It comes as the off...

US hospitals not ‘adequately’ prepared for next pandemic, study finds

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The hospitals had partaken in the American Hospital Association annual surveys. The team also used census data to determine population estimates in various cities and geographic service area and combined it with the ...

Deadly heat wave overwhelms hospitals in the Northwest

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The Oregon Health Authority said in a Tuesday release that beginning on June 25, Portland Metro area hospitals recorded 506 heat-related emergency and urgent care visits, with 251 visits due to heat on Monday alone. ...

After 150 Amazon packages arrived at a woman’s home by mistake, she decided to donate the contents to local hospitals

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A New York woman is giving back to the community after more than 150 Amazon boxes that did not belong to her showed up at her house. Jillian Cannan told CNN started receiving packages at her home on June 5 thinking...

Employees protest against Houston hospital’s policy that all staff must be vaccinated against Covid-19

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A group of Houston Methodist Hospital workers protested on Monday the health care system's requirement that staffers be vaccinated against Covid-19, according to CNN affiliate KTRK. Employees had to get the Covid-...

Canada slowly reopens as third wave of the pandemic takes heavy toll on hospitals

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Several Canadian provinces are cautiously announcing reopening plans as the country slowly recovers from a third wave of Covid-19. Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's chief public health officer, said Tuesday that the infect...

Indian court urges government action as hospitals cry help

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On Sunday, India recorded a slight drop in new infections with 392,488 from a high of 401,993 in the previous 24 hours. It also reported 3,689 additional deaths, bringing the total to 215,542. Experts believe both fi...

Brazil plunges into crisis as a second wave and deadly new variant overwhelm hospitals

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A second wave of Covid-19 is ripping through Brazil, pushing hospitals and ICUs toward collapse and claiming record numbers of daily deaths. While a new variant of the coronavirus spreads throughout the country, man...

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