Barnstable County, Massachusetts Healthcare News

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11/22/2022 SHINE Newsletter
Bill Redmond, Interim SHINE regional manager 508-375-6762 Barnstable County, Dept. of Human Services 3195 Main St. P.O. Box 427 Barnstable, MA 02630 Inflation Reduction Act and Insulin This law, which was passed in August, will cap all insulins in 2023 at $35 a month that are covered by your Part ...
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11/14/2022 LISTEN: Rob Galibois Talks Win and Plans as Next Cape and Islands DA
HYANNIS ‚Ai Democrat Attorney Rob Galibois has come out on top in the race for Cape and Islands District Attorney, defeating Republican opponent and current Assistant DA Dan Higgins. Among his first priorities include the appointment of the office's first woman Assistant District Attorney, a role that will go ...
capecod.com
11/11/2022 ILLEGALS FIRST IN SANCTUARY STATE NEW YORK - New York lawmakers have introduced a new bill in the Empire State's legislature – creating a right to counsel for illegal aliens and other noncitizens facing potential removal from the United States
... McCANN Cape Cod Elects Democrat Sheriff Promising to Shield Criminal Illegal Aliens from Deportation 5 ICE JOHN BINDER 10 Nov 2022 0 2:01 Voters in Barnstable County, Massachusetts elected Democrat Donna Buckley for sheriff, ensuring that the area's cooperation with the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency will soon ...
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11/8/2022 Update--Cyanobacteria Advisory Removed For Lower Mill Pond
Update--Cyanobacteria Advisory Removed For Lower Mill Pond On November 7, 2022, the Cyanobacteria Advisory at the Lower Mill Pond (Gristmill location and Lower Mill Pond Beach Association Kayak launch area) was REMOVED by the Brewster Health Department in collaboration with the Brewster Ponds Coalition and Lower Mill Pond Beach ...
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11/4/2022 Barnstable County Considers Regular Epidemiologist Position
HYANNIS ‚Ai In response to challenges faced during the COVID pandemic, Barnstable County Commissioners are considering making an epidemiologist position part of the municipality's consistent staff. Among other health projects, County Health and Environment Director Sean O‚AoBrien requested some of the American Rescue Plan Act funds received by ...
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10/28/2022 COVID Money to Benefit Cape Cod Water Quality, Housing
HYANNIS ‚Ai Enough COVID recovery projects to total $14 million have applied to the Barnstable County American Rescue Plan Act grant program that has been allocated only one third that amount. Projects for affordable housing, public health, broadband access and more are looking to share in the $5 million grant ...
capecod.com
10/26/2022 Cyanobacteria Advisory For Sheep Pond
Cyanobacteria Advisory For Sheep Pond On October 26, 2022, the Brewster Health Department, per MA Department of Public Health Cyanobacteria in Recreational Water Board of Health Guidance 2022, posted a Cyanobacteria Health Advisory for Sheep Pond at Fisherman's Landing location due to a visible algal bloom indicative of elevated ...
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10/12/2022 Knowledge About Lack of Protection Against Transmission is Old, Not New
Please read this all the way through. It's infuriating, I know. BUT - this is why I‚Aom asking you to (1) upgrade to Paid and (2) share EVERY ARTICLE in real time. Popular Rationalism applies reason and logic to real-world events. In this dystopian time of messaging, you ...
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10/9/2022 Buckley and Whelan Highlight Priorities in Sheriff's Race
HYANNIS ‚Ai Donna Buckley and Tim Whelan are both running to take over the position of Barnstable County Sheriff in November's general election. Current Sheriff James Cummings announced he would not seek reelection for a fifth term . Democratic candidate Donna Buckley said the reason she entered the race was ...
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10/9/2022 Suicide following May shooting death of 20-year-old Falmouth woman now under investigation
BOURNE A man awaiting trial at the Barnstable County Correctional Facility for the May shooting death of a Falmouth woman died by suicide on Aug. 19. Tyler Gibbs, 23, was indicted on June 30 on several charges stemming from the May 10 shooting death of Kianna Barrows, 20, of ...
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10/7/2022 Update-Cyanobacteria Advisory Removed At Cliff Pond And Grassy Pond, Nickerson State Park
Update-Cyanobacteria Advisory Removed At Cliff Pond And Grassy Pond, Nickerson State Park] As of October 5, 2022, the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) has REMOVED the public health advisory regarding the presence of a cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) bloom at Cliff Pond and Grassy Pond in Nickerson State ...
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10/6/2022 Fall River and Cape Cod men sentenced to prison after violent assault that led to life-threatening injuries
Two Fall River and Cape Cod men were found guilty after a two plus week jury trial and sentenced to prison on multiple charges concerning the violent assault of two people outside of their residence. 30-year-old Shondell Rateree of Hyannis was found guilty of Assault with intent to ...
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10/5/2022 Mental Illness and Addiction at Heart of Sheriff Race - The Provincetown Independent
EASTHAM Donna Buckley, the Democrat hoping to be elected sheriff on Nov. 8, says the reason the Barnstable County Correctional Facility does not have effective mental health or substance abuse treatment for inmates is ‚Aubecause Sheriff James Cummings does not believe in it.‚Au Buckley, the former general counsel ...
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10/5/2022 Buckley Receives Sheriff Endorsement from Markey, County Commissioner
HYANNIS ‚Ai Democratic candidate for Barnstable County Sheriff Donna Buckley has received endorsements from Senator Ed Markey, Governor's Council Joe Ferreira and Barnstable County Commissioner Mark Forest. Markey highlighted her experience as well as goals of tackling mental health and substance use in the region as reasons for his ...
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10/1/2022 Cyanobacteria Advisory For Lower Mill Pond and Gristmill Dam
Cyanobacteria Advisory For Lower Mill Pond and Gristmill Dam . . On September 28, 2022 the Brewster Health Department, per MA Department of Public Health Cyanobacteria in Recreational Water Board of Health Guidance 2022, posted a Cyanobacteria Health Advisory at the Lower Mill Pond Dam at the Gristmill location due to a ...
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9/30/2022 Local Lawmakers Secure State Funds for Children's Cove
HYANNIS ‚Ai Cape Cod lawmakers spearheaded efforts to secure consistent state funding for child advocacy centers including local organization Children's Cove. The Barnstable County Commissioners recently authorized two grant agreements that will see Children's Cove receive $200,000 of annual state funds. CACs had previously relied on state funds ...
capecod.com
9/30/2022 Cyanobacteria Advisory For Lower Mill Pond and Gristmill Dam
Cyanobacteria Advisory For Lower Mill Pond and Gristmill Dam] . . On September 28, 2022 the Brewster Health Department, per MA Department of Public Health Cyanobacteria in Recreational Water Board of Health Guidance 2022, posted a Cyanobacteria Health Advisory at the Lower Mill Pond Dam at the Gristmill location due to a ...
brewster-ma.gov
9/28/2022 Mental Illness and Addiction at Heart of Sheriff Race - The Provincetown Independent
EASTHAM Donna Buckley, the Democrat hoping to be elected sheriff on Nov. 8, says the reason the Barnstable County Correctional Facility does not have effective mental health or substance abuse treatment for inmates is ‚Aubecause Sheriff James Cummings does not believe in it.‚Au Buckley, the former general counsel ...
provincetownindependent.org
9/28/2022 Fertilizer Regulation - The Provincetown Independent
Meetings Ahead Most meetings are being held in person, but some are still remote or virtual. Go to eastham-ma.gov/calendar-by-event-type/16 and click on the meeting you are interested in to learn about meeting locations and any remote options that may be offered. Thursday, Sept. 29 ...
provincetownindependent.org
9/27/2022 Barnstable County Receives $1.15M to Boost Septic Infrastructure
HYANNIS ‚Ai Barnstable County has received over $1 million from the Environmental Protection Agency and $100,000 from The Nature Conservancy to develop tools for communities expanding their wastewater infrastructure. Brian Baumgaertel with the Department of Health and Environment told county commissioners during their most recent meeting that the money will ...
capecod.com
9/23/2022 Public Health Grant to Focus on Supporting Seniors
HYANNIS ‚Ai Barnstable County announced it will receive $200,000 in grant funding to support Cape Cod's older residents through public health emergencies. The money will be used for recruiting, hiring, and training public health workers to address the COVID-19 pandemic. The funds will also be used to get ...
capecod.com
9/23/2022 Update--Cyanobacteria Advisory Removed For Lower Mill Pond
Update--Cyanobacteria Advisory Removed For Lower Mill Pond On September 23, 2022, the Cyanobacteria Advisory at the Lower Mill Pond (Gristmill location and Lower Mill Pond Beach Association Kayak launch area) were REMOVED by the Brewster Health Department in collaboration with the Brewster Ponds Coalition and Lower Mill Pond Beach ...
brewster-ma.gov
9/23/2022 Pathogen evolution during vaccination campaigns
... Burns M, Gharpure R, Sami S, et al. Outbreak of SARS-CoV-2 infections, including COVID-19 vaccine breakthrough infections, associated with large public gatherings‚AiBarnstable County, Massachusetts, July 2021. Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70(31):1059. - 58. Chia PY, Ong SWX, Chiew CJ, Ang LW, Chavatte JM, Mak ...
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9/21/2022 Funds for Housing - The Provincetown Independent
Meetings Ahead Most meetings are being held in person, but some are still remote or virtual. Go to eastham-ma.gov/calendar-by-event-type/16 and click on the meeting you are interested in to learn about meeting locations and any remote options that may be offered. Thursday, Sept. 22 ...
provincetownindependent.org
9/19/2022 COVID-19: Lab-confirmed cases fall in Provincetown, Truro, Wellfleet
Need a COVID test, vaccine or booster? Outer Cape Health Services in Provincetown, Wellfleet and Harwich Port is offering vaccines and tests. Call 508-905-2888 to receive a vaccine or a test. Info: https://www.outercape.org/services/covid-information/ CVS pharmacies are offering vaccines, boosters and tests at https://www.cvs.com. Stop & Shop ...
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