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Here"s the total number of COVID-19 cases so far in Allegheny County

Twenty people in Allegheny County have been hospitalized related for COVID-19 in the past two weeks but the health care providers have been able to handle the burden so far. "That today is not overwhelming our hospital systems," said Chief Epidemiol.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

Here is the total number COVID-19 cases in the Pittsburgh region

Allegheny County on Wednesday morning confirmed another case of COVID-19 and another presumptive positive, making eight confirmed and four presumptive positives, for a total of 12. All of the tests have been confirmed since Saturday, and testing contin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2020

The Agenda: Local coronavirus testing "is limited," workers adjust to a new normal and experts weigh the odds of a recession

MORNING LEAD Here’s the latest on the local coronavirus situation: There are seven new cases of COVID-19 in Erie County, which brings the total number within the county to 27. But the ability to conduct coronavirus tests locally “is limited right .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2020

Highmark plans for 60 days to COVID-19 plateau — and it started this past weekend

Allegheny Health Network and Highmark Health have geared up for a 60-day period, starting with Allegheny County's first COVID-19 cases reported last Saturday, that will include an increasing number of cases and critically ill patients that could poten.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2020

County declares state of emergency, as number of coronavirus cases rises to four

Mecklenburg County declared a state of emergency on Sunday as the novel coronavirus spreads. Two more people have tested positive for the virus, known as COVID-19, in Mecklenburg County, officials announced on Sunday. That brings the total count to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2020

State reports second COVID-19 death, infections continue to rise

A second Minnesotan died from COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases reached 346, including 59 new cases, the Minnesota Department of Health announced Thursday. Forty-one cases required hospitalizations, while 18 patients were in the ICU, G.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

Hospital beds top of mind as North Texas leaders order public to shelter-in-place

Leaders across North Texas are working hard to keep hospitals running smoothly as the number of COVID-19 cases continue to rise. Dallas County and Tarrant County officials have expressed concern about having a sufficient number of hospital beds if.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2020

DFW Coronavirus Tracker: Garland issues shelter-in-place order as Collin County debates

More than 280 positive cases of COVID-19 have been reported in North Texas, including six deaths. That number is expected to increase as new testing centers open to the public and more people are able to get tested. Dallas County began its shelt.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2020

Allegheny County calls upon all nonessential businesses to close voluntarily for 14 days

Allegheny County officials are requesting that all nonessential businesses close voluntarily for the next 14 days beginning Monday to stop the spread of COVID-19, hours after the third and fourth cases of the virus were confirmed. “This is an u.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2020

Maryland upgrades its COVID-19-tracking website, cases now up to 31

Maryland’s Department of Health has upgraded its website to now track the number of cases in each of the state's local jurisdictions daily, rather than merely an overall total that state officials had provided throughout the last week. As of Sunday mo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2020

Allegheny County reports first two COVID-19 cases

Allegheny County reported its first two confirmed COVID-19 cases on Saturday. Both are Pittsburgh residents living in the same household, one in their 60s and another in their 70s. Both are isolated at home, said Dr. Debra Bogen, the incoming dir.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2020

Allegheny County reports first presumed COVID-19 cases

Allegheny County reported its first presumed COVID-19 cases on Saturday, and said it would provide more details in a 2 p.m. news conference in downtown Pittsburgh. The media advisory sent shortly after noon to journalists said it would also "provide inf.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2020

UPMC confirms it has a COVID-19 patient at a central Pennsylvania hospital

UPMC on Saturday morning confirmed it has a patient with a presumed positive COVID-19 test at one of its central Pennsylvania hospitals and said there are other suspected cases in Allegheny County but that lab tests have not yet confirmed them. I.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2020

St. Louis County confirms second positive coronavirus case

St. Louis County and its department of public health have been notified of a second presumptive positive case of COVID-19, the new coronavirus. Another presumed positive case revealed Friday brings to four the total confirmed or presumed positive cases in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2020

New Jersey reports first death from coronavirus, 15 total cases

New Jersey reported its first death from the new coronavirus, a 69-year-old man from Bergen County. The case was one of four new ones announced since March 9, bringing the total number of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 10th, 2020

There are now six confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus in Kentucky

Kentucky now has two more confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus, bringing the total to six, Gov. Andy Beshear confirmed Monday evening. The new cases are in Fayette County and Harrison County. Those patients confirmed on Monday are in isolation. He.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 10th, 2020

COVID-19: 4 new cases found in Oregon, 1 in Clark County, Wash.

Four more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Oregon, health officials announced Saturday, bringing the state's total to seven. The new cases are in Klamath, Jackson and Washington counties, according to the Oregon Health Authority. Three o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2020

County shares locations, other details of COVID-19 modular isolation units

King County on Thursday gave the Business Journal the addresses of where they'll site modular units to isolate unsheltered people with COVID-19 who wouldn't have anywhere else to go. The information came as the number of Washington's COVID-19 cases inc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2020

Arizona COVID-19 roundup: School workers to be paid; number of cases on rise

Arizona public schools will not be required to make up days lost to the novel coronavirus, and statewide testing was extended to May 31 under legislation signed March 27 by Gov. Doug Ducey. In addition, all school employees will be paid throughout t.....»»

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Kelly issues three-week, stay-at-home order for Kansas that will start Monday

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly announced a statewide stay-at-home order [PDF] Saturday as the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 continues to increase both in the state and around the country. The order begins Monday and runs through April 19. Kansas bec.....»»

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Kelly orders statewide stay-at-home order for Kansas beginning Monday

Gov. Laura Kelly on Saturday announced a stay-at-home order for all of Kansas as the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus increases both in the state and around the country. The order begins Monday and goes through April 19. Kansas b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals7 hr. 10 min. ago