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TMC launches new initiative to help people feel safe in hospital [Video]

TMC launches new initiative to help people feel safe in hospital

The Tucson Medical Center has set up a new initiative to help make patients feel comfortable going back to the hospitals.

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Will take strict action who threw PPE kit outside district hospital: CMO GautamBuddha Nagar [Video]

Will take strict action who threw PPE kit outside district hospital: CMO GautamBuddha Nagar

The Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of GautamBuddha Nagar, Dr Deepak Ohri reacted over the incident where a PPE kit was found outside district hospital. "Doctors and staff dispose PPE kit inside hospital..

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Government medic: Lockdown rules clear and apply to all [Video]

Government medic: Lockdown rules clear and apply to all

The coronavirus rules are clear and apply to everybody, according to one of the Government’s top medics. Deputy chief medical officer for England, Professor Jonathan Van-Tam was asked whether people..

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United Airlines Outlines New Policies to Keep Passengers Safe During Covid-19 [Video]

United Airlines Outlines New Policies to Keep Passengers Safe During Covid-19

Josh Earnest, United’s Chief Communications Officer, describes toWebMD’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. John Whyte the comprehensive stepsthe airline has taken in recent weeks. Working with Clorox and..

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Thursday 5/28 Insider Buying Report: RCL, NARI [Video]

Thursday 5/28 Insider Buying Report: RCL, NARI

Bargain hunters are wise to pay careful attention to insider buying, because although there are many various reasons for an insider to sell a stock, presumably the only reason they would use their..

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21 US returnees tested positive of COVID-19 in Panchkula [Video]

21 US returnees tested positive of COVID-19 in Panchkula

Atleast 21 people, who had returned back in Haryana's Panchkula from the United States of America has tested positive of coronavirus infection. Total 73 people had arrived from the US on May 19. Chief..

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Chief medical officer: Deaths now at rate of an average winter [Video]

Chief medical officer: Deaths now at rate of an average winter

At the Government's daily coronavirus press briefing, Chief Medical Officer Chris Whitty reveals that the current coronavirus death rate trend is the death rate of an average winter.

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Australian states split over opening borders for domestic tourism [Video]

Australian states split over opening borders for domestic tourism

Australian state and territory leaders bickered on Thursday (May 21) over whether to reopen internal borders, a major step to rejuvenating the country's A$80 billion ($50 billion) domestic tourism..

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All you need to know from the May 18 UK coronavirus briefing [Video]

All you need to know from the May 18 UK coronavirus briefing

Deputy chief medical officer Jonathan Van Tam and Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab give an update on the effort to combat coronavirus at the daily Downing Street briefing.

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Van-Tam: Virus could be around for several years [Video]

Van-Tam: Virus could be around for several years

Jonathan Van-Tam has said we may have to live with the coronavirus for several years unless a vaccine is found. The deputy chief medical officer added that as the virus is so new, they don’t yet..

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Deputy Chief Medical Officer says UK may have to live with coronavirus for 'years' [Video]

Deputy Chief Medical Officer says UK may have to live with coronavirus for 'years'

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Jonathan Van-Tam says that without an effective vaccine for Covid-19, the UK and the rest of the world will have to live with coronavirus for years.

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24 labourers killed, several injured after 2 trucks collide in UP's Auraiya [Video]

24 labourers killed, several injured after 2 trucks collide in UP's Auraiya

At least 24 labourers were killed and several injured after the truck they were travelling in, collided with another truck in Uttar Pradesh's Auraiya on May 16. The injured have been shifted to..

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Gyms set re-open in Arizona [Video]

Gyms set re-open in Arizona

What you can do to stay safe while you get a workout at the gym

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All you need to know from the May 14 coronavirus briefing [Video]

All you need to know from the May 14 coronavirus briefing

Deputy chief medical officer for England Professor Jonathan Van-Tam said a newly approved antibody test will be "rapidly rolled out in the days and weeks to come as soon as it is practical to do so"...

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NCAA President Talks About College Sports Returning [Video]

NCAA President Talks About College Sports Returning

NCAA president Mark Emmert said college sports may not return to schools nationwide in the fall. He said universities understand that “if you don't have students on campus, you don't have..

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Watch Live: Boris Johnson Gives Daily Coronavirus Briefing After Detailing Plan In Parliament [Video]

Watch Live: Boris Johnson Gives Daily Coronavirus Briefing After Detailing Plan In Parliament

The prime minister addresses the nation after formally presenting the coronavirus lockdown easing plans in parliament. He’s joined by Chief Medical Officer, Chris Whitty and Chief Scientific Adviser..

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Boca Raton Regional Hospital doctors, nurses call Blue Angels flyover a huge morale boost [Video]

Boca Raton Regional Hospital doctors, nurses call Blue Angels flyover a huge morale boost

Many residents and health care workers gathered outside at Boca Raton Medical Center Friday to witness what they said was a historical flyover from the Blue Angels.

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Americans say these things are important when finding the perfect therapist [Video]

Americans say these things are important when finding the perfect therapist

When it comes time to find a therapist, three-quarters of Americans just want someone to listen to them and treat them with respect, according to new research. The study surveyed 2,000 Americans who..

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Masking up properly: Experts answer your mask questions [Video]

Masking up properly: Experts answer your mask questions

Masking up properly: Experts answer your mask questions.

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Jonathan Van-Tam urges downloads of contact-tracing app to ease lockdown measures [Video]

Jonathan Van-Tam urges downloads of contact-tracing app to ease lockdown measures

NHS bosses have urged the public to download the new contact-tracing app to help to ease lockdown measures and save lives. The smartphone app begins testing on the Isle of Wight this week as a new part..

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Watch Live: Robert Jenrick Deliver's Government's Daily Coronavirus Update [Video]

Watch Live: Robert Jenrick Deliver's Government's Daily Coronavirus Update

Local Government Secretary Robert Jenrick will lead the daily Downing Street coronavirus briefing alongside England’s deputy chief medical officer Dr Jenny Harries, as calls for an exit plan from..

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Local hospitals see decrease in patient visits [Video]

Local hospitals see decrease in patient visits

Local hospitals see decrease in patient visits

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Broward Health Medical Center Preparing For Return Of Elective Surgeries [Video]

Broward Health Medical Center Preparing For Return Of Elective Surgeries

CBS4's Carey Codd spoke with Dr. Joshua Lenchus, the hospital’s chief medical officer.

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All you need to know from the April 27 UK coronavirus briefing [Video]

All you need to know from the April 27 UK coronavirus briefing

At the Government's daily press briefing, Health Secretary Matt Hancock and chief medical officer for England professor Chris Whitty addressed the nation on the latest developments on the Covid-19..

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Still a long way to go with COVID-19: UK health official [Video]

Still a long way to go with COVID-19: UK health official

Britain has a very long way to go in its attempt to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, Chris Whitty, Chief Medical Officer for England, said at the government's daily coronavirus briefing on..

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Coronavirus: Chief medical officer Chris Whitty made decision not to lower UK alert level, No 10 says

Boris Johnson went ahead with easing of lockdown despite adviser's judgment that coronavirus transmission remained high
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Nashville health care company taps Humana exec as CEO

A Charlie Martin-founded physician network has a new top executive. Humana Inc. Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr. Worthe Holt Jr. has been named CEO of Nashville-based Wellvana Health, according to a..
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SNP Government in row after refusing to publish chief medical officer minutes

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Nicola Sturgeon's administration was asked for documents relating to meetings between Catherine Calderwood and Chris Whitty
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Gilead Shares Early Results Of Remdesivir Trial In COVID-19 Patients

gilead shares early results of remdesivir trial in covid-19 patients
Watch VideoBiotech company Gilead Sciences released testing results Monday that show certain COVID-19 patients improved after receiving the drug remdesivir.  Nearly 600 hospitalized patients who..
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What childcare options are there for parents who develop coronavirus symptoms?

'If you have adults who are unable to look after a small child, that is an exceptional circumstance,' Dr Jenny Harries, deputy chief medical officer for England, said in March
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People warned to remain cautious as lockdown set to be eased further

people warned to remain cautious as lockdown set to be eased further
The new freedoms must be treated with caution, England’s deputy chief medical officer has insisted
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UK deputy chief medical officer urges public to play by the rules

Van Tam warns lockdown easing will only work if government advice is followed to the letter
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Professor Van-Tam's clear message about Dominic Cummings

professor van-tam's clear message about dominic cummings
The deputy chief medical officer made it clear the lockdown rules were for ALL
Tamworth Herald - Published

Coronavirus: 'Don't tear the pants out of it' warns scientist on lockdown easing

The Deputy Chief Medical Officer has warned the public to be sensible as lockdown eases in England.
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Rules apply to all, senior health official says of UK PM's adviser Cummings

England's deputy chief medical officer said the COVID-19 rules were clear and applied to all when he was asked about the prime minister's most senior adviser, Dominic Cummings, who made a lengthy..
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‘Dangerous moment’ as England eases lockdown restrictions, says medical chief

Britain is facing a “very dangerous moment” with the easing of lockdown restrictions, the deputy chief medical officer has said after a growing number of experts questioned the relaxation of rules.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Britain at a very dangerous moment in the pandemic, health official says

Britain is at a very dangerous moment as it starts to ease some of its lockdown measures, England's deputy chief medical officer said on Saturday, warning that people would need to follow the..
Reuters - Published

Families and friends will be allowed to meet outside from Monday

families and friends will be allowed to meet outside from monday
In the daily briefing Mr Johnson, alongside Chief Medical Officer Professor Chris Whitty and Chief Science Officer Sir Patrick Vallance, said the lockdown would be eased from Monday
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Holohan ‘little bit worried’ about rise in ICU admissions

Health experts are a “little bit worried” about an increase in coronavirus admissions to intensive care, the chief medical officer for Ireland has said.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Ireland may decide next week to speed up reopening plan

Ireland may next week speed up the reopening of its economy if coronavirus infections remain low, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Wednesday, though its chief medical officer said he was likely to..
Reuters - Published

CMO rejects Ryanair criticism of quarantine measures

The chief medical officer has rejected a claim from Ryanair’s boss that the 14-day quarantine on overseas travellers arriving in Ireland is “ineffective”.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Coronavirus: No new deaths in Republic of Ireland

Ireland's chief medical officer Dr Tony Holohan said the Republic has "suppressed Covid-19 as a country".
BBC News - Published

CMO says two-metre distance is guidance, ‘not a hard and fast law’

The Chief medical officer has said the two-metre physical distance is guidance, not a hard and fast law.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Ireland’s chief medical officer has not seen worrying trend since lockdown eased

Ireland’s chief medical officer said he had not seen a worrying trend in people’s behaviour since lockdown was eased.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Matt Hancock and Chris Whitty give advice to Muslims celebrating Eid

matt hancock and chris whitty give advice to muslims celebrating eid
The Health Secretary and England's Chief Medical Officer used Thursday's press briefing at Downing Street to discuss the celebrations
Tamworth Herald - Published

Chief medical officer warns of longer wait for return of grassroots football

The opportunity to play football while Britain is tackling the coronavirus pandemic is still a long way off, the chief medical officer has said.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Robbie Savage questions Matt Hancock over mental health impact of football ban

robbie savage questions matt hancock over mental health impact of football ban
Former Wales and Manchester United midfielder Robbie Savage put a question to Secretary of State Matt Hancock and Chief Medical Officer for England Chris Whitty on Thursday as part of the UK..
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Questions over Northern Ireland care homes still remain

questions over northern ireland care homes still remain
Listening to the Chief Medical Officer for NI Dr Michael McBride and the Health Minister Robin Swann yesterday, one could be forgiven for thinking that there was no crisis in care homes over the..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

NFL expects positive tests, focuses on proper response

As the NFL prepares for the eventual return of football activities and the start of a season amid the coronavirus pandemic, its chief medical officer is focused on responding properly when some players..
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Uncertainty over players' return as clubs begin to reopen

NFL team facilities began to reopen for non-player staff on Tuesday, though the league's chief medical officer told reporters it remains unclear when players could return.
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Covid-19 test results disclosed to employers ‘breach of confidentiality’

The chief medical officer said that employers receiving Covid-19 test results before their staff is a “breach of confidentiality”.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Public will be living with Covid-19 for ‘foreseeable future’

The public will be living with the Covid-19 health crisis for the “foreseeable future”, Ireland’s deputy chief medical officer has warned.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Autumn and winter could be better environment for Covid-19, expert warns

The UK must be prepared for a second wave of Covid-19 in autumn and winter as it is not yet known if the virus has the same “seasonality” as the flu, England’s deputy chief medical officer..
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Holohan happy to attend Oireachtas committee, as long as it’s safe

Ireland’s chief medical officer has insisted he would not be going to the Oireachtas committee on Covid-19 if he did not think it would be safe.
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UK 'may have to learn to live with coronavirus for several years'

uk 'may have to learn to live with coronavirus for several years'
England’s deputy chief medical officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam has warned today we may live for the deadly virus for years after lockdown
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Coronavirus could be with us for years, warns leading medic

coronavirus could be with us for years, warns leading medic
The UK government's deputy chief medical officer warned of a second wave of winter infection and says the world may have to live with the virus for years.
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Conditions in UK autumn and winter may see pick up in coronavirus spread: government adviser

Conditions in autumn and winter may provide an evironment in which the spread of the coronavirus picks up again, England's deputy chief medical officer said on Monday, warning the country may have to..
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The list of coronavirus symptoms has been changed by the NHS

the list of coronavirus symptoms has been changed by the nhs
England's deputy chief medical officer, Professor Jonathan Van-Tam said, has issued new guidance to anybody suffering with the two signs
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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon appoints second deputy chief medical officer

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Professor Marion Bain was formerly the Scottish Government's medical adviser for public health reform
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Young children will still socially distance at school, health chief says

Young children will still be able to socially distance at school, the deputy chief medical officer has said, ahead of a planned return of some year groups next month.
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Government falls short of contact-tra...

Meanwhile education unions are meeting the chief medical officer and other experts on Friday over the Government’s push to reopen schools in England.
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UK health official expects rapid rollout of Roche antibody test

Britain will begin using an antibody test for COVID-19 in coming days, focusing its use on health workers and carers, England's Deputy Chief Medical Officer Jonathan Van-Tam said on Thursday.
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Frontline workers to get new Covid-19 antibody test first

Frontline workers, including those in the NHS, will be the first to get a new antibody test for Covid-19, England’s deputy chief medical officer has said.
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Coronavirus: Infected staff most likely source of outbreaks at nursing facilities in Northern Ireland, claims chief medical officer

Northern Ireland's most senior doctor has said he believes infected staff were more likely to have caused Covid-19 outbreaks in care homes than the admission of new residents during the pandemic.
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Concerns over test turnaround times will not delay exit plan – Holohan

Turnaround times for testing and tracing coronavirus in Ireland are not set to delay the lockdown exit plan, the chief medical officer has said.
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