Miami, Florida and COVID-19

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1/11/2022 Florida sent scarce COVID-19 therapy to a small private clinic before some big hospitals Florida shipped a scarce new COVID-19 monoclonal antibody drug to treat the most vulnerable of patients ‚Ai those with cancer or organ transplants whose immune systems don‚Aot respond well to a vaccine ‚Ai to a private clinic in Broward County before sending the therapeutic to Miami‚Aos Jackson Memorial Hospital, which runs the largest solid organ transplant center in the Southeastern United States and provides follow-up care ...
12/28/2021 Diddy Cancels New Year's Eve Party In Miami Amid COVID-19 Surge Diddy won‚Aot be partying in Miami on New Year‚Aos Eve as he originally planned to do.According to TMZ, the Hip Hop mogul has canceled his annual New Year‚Aos Eve party due to concerns about COVID-19. Around 500 people were set to join Diddy at his holiday event on Friday (December 31).Diddy‚Aos decision to cancel his party comes at a time when COVID-19 ...
12/23/2021 Universal Orlando reinstates mask rule as COVID cases rise | WNWO ORLANDO (AP) ‚Ai Universal Orlando is reinstating its mask requirements beginning Christmas Eve as COVID-19 cases are surging as a resultDaily cases of coronavirus have quadrupled in the past week in the state of Florida, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Hospitalizations have increased by 12%, the CDC says.But one of the largest hospital networks in Miami, Jackson Health, has reported twice as ...
12/20/2021 The COVID effect: Miami Jingle Ball canceled due to 'increased transmission' of COVID-19, new variant Yahoo News During the spring and early summer, Americans enjoyed a brief period of live music and moviegoing before COVID-19 cases started to spike in the fall and winter months following new variants of the virus ... can rebook those, when sanity holds sway again.‚AuConcerts Miami Jingle Ball iHeartRadio's annual Jingle Ball 2021 tour has been cut short. The Miami leg of the tour, scheduled for Sunday, has been canceled ...
12/20/2021 Omicron variant and COVID: Compare spread of infection between two areas Hospitals in 36 states reported more COVID-19 patients than they did a week earlier as the Christmas holiday approaches, and hospitals in 39 states had more patients in intensive care units , according to U.S ... Hopkins University data shows. Where 100 is considered high transmission, Miami-Dade is already at 425; Broward 241; Palm Beach 159; Monroe 141; Liberty 120; and Orange 101. Compared to the week ending Nov. 18 ...
12/17/2021 Top TE recruit Jaleel Skinner flips commitment from Alabama to Miami MSN DOH: 'Unvaccinated kids, please greet 'ninong, ninang' virtually' Philippines receives over 1 million doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine ¬© Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Miami head coach Mario Cristobal Mario Cristobal is already doing some big work at Miami.Cristobal flipped Jaleel Skinner, who had previously been committed to Alabama. Skinner announced his decision on Friday.305 I‚Aom coming pic.twitter.com/YociD9gDuc‚Ai Jaleel Skinner (@jaleel_skinner) December 17, 2021 ...
10/19/2021 DeSantis Calls Biden ‚ÄòDivisive‚Äô Over Vaccine Mandates ... COVID-19 cases in South Florida, the positivity rate has dropped for an 8th straight week. According to a report from the Department of Health, the total cases ‚Audropped by 23% week-to-week in Broward, 20.5% in Miami-Dade and 18% in Palm Beach County. While the Governor has encouraged Floridians to receive the vaccine, he has not implemented a vaccine mandate because ‚Auno one should lose their job ...
10/12/2021 State asks judge to throw out challenges by six school boards to mask rule ... COVID-19 pandemic. Attorneys for the Department of Health said in a 10-page motion posted Monday on the state Division of Administrative Hearings website that the school boards in Miami-Dade, Broward, Orange, Duval, Alachua and Leon counties do not have legal standing to challenge the rule. ‚AuAt bottom, the school boards disagree with the substance of the department‚Aos emergency rule,‚Au the motion said. ‚AuHowever, as the ...
10/10/2021 South Florida Physician Says She Will Not See Unvaccinated Patients Latest News A physician in Miami has told her patients that she will not treat them if they remain unvaccinated against COVID-19 starting later this month. Doctors and nurses in coronavirus hot spots around the country have been grappling with the stress of treating a barrage of preventable cases, given that nearly all COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths are occurring in the unvaccinated. Dr. Linda Marraccini, who runs a primary care ...
10/8/2021 FL BOE Votes To Sanction 8 School Districts With Mask Mandates With No Opt-Out The Florida Board of Education (BOE), on Thursday, Voted to Sanction Eight School Districts that have Instituted Covid-19 Mask Mandates without giving Parents the ability to Opt their Students Out. The BOE said that School Districts in: Alachua, Brevard, Broward, Duval, Leon, Miami-Dade, Orange, and Palm Beach, Counties were Not in Compliance and directly Violating a Florida Department of Health (DOH) Emergency Rule. As a Penalty, Florida BOE ...
9/30/2021 Brazil Rio de Janeiro Court suspends vaccination certificate and mentions health dictatorship ... locations mentioned in the decree irrespective of a vaccination card,‚Au the Judge said in his ruling. Proving vaccination against Covid-19 in order to access public places has been required in Rio since September ... participates in the world‚Aos most important cruise fair in Miami, Florida Next articleBrazil cattle herd reaches highest level since 2016 ‚Ai IBGE The Rio Times Staff is a network of freelance journalists and bloggers ...
9/29/2021 Florida Board Of Education Eyes 11 Districts, Including Miami-Dade, Broward Over Mask Policies ‚Äì CBS Miami CBS Local TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) ‚Ai Continuing to pressure school districts over their handling of COVID-19 , the State Board of Education has scheduled a meeting next week to look at whether 11 districts have complied with rules aimed at preventing student mask mandates.The board will meet Oct. 7 and focus on the school districts in Alachua, Brevard, Broward, Duval, Hillsborough, Indian River, Leon, Miami-Dade, Orange, Palm Beach and Sarasota ...
9/29/2021 State Board eyes 11 Districts over mask policies ... COVID-19, the State Board of Education has scheduled a meeting next week to look at whether 11 districts have complied with rules aimed at preventing student mask mandates.The board will meet Oct. 7 and focus on the school districts in Alachua, Brevard, Broward, Duval, Hillsborough, Indian River, Leon, Miami-Dade, Orange, Palm Beach and Sarasota counties, according to a notice published Wednesday in the Florida Administrative Register.Those ...
9/25/2021 Dear unvaccinated: Bye! And don‚Äôt let the door hit you in the . . . well, you know | Opinion ... don‚Aot let the door hit you in the . . . well, you know Opinion September 24, 2021 Leonard Pitts Jr. (Miami Herald) ‚AuIf you want to leave, take good care, hope you make a lot ... the city‚Aos requirement that all employees be inoculated against COVID-19. He joins an Army lieutenant colonel, some airline employees, a Major League Baseball executive, the choral director of the San Francisco Symphony, workers ...
9/25/2021 ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit blasts Miami Hurricanes‚Äô struggling football program - Orlando Sentinel ... to Space Coast Search continues for Miya Marcano, 19, last seen at Orlando apartment complex Watch live: Orange County hosts COVID-19 briefing AAC‚Aos Mike Aresco on expansion: ‚AoWe‚Aore only dealing with candidates ... Ao: Florida‚Aos state employees struggle with COVID Advertisement Advertisement Miami Hurricanes Sports ESPN‚Aos Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard blast Miami Hurricanes‚Ao struggling football program By Keven Lerner and Khobi Price South Florida Sun ...
9/22/2021 'Disinfo Docs' Land Public Health Jobs; Pediatrician Faces School Board Ouster ... Two 'Disinfo Docs' Now Have Leading Public Health RolesJoseph Ladapo, MD, PhD, and Ryan Cole, MD, spread disinformation about COVID-19. Now they're in prominent public health positions.Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) appointed ... will oversee the state's department of health. According to the Miami Herald , when asked whether Florida should be promoting vaccination, Ladapo said it "should be promoting good health, and vaccination isn't the only path for ...
9/17/2021 FL Passes 50,000 Deaths‚Ķ http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/DrudgeReportFeed/~3/n0Jmx-e0TAo/ MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) ‚Ai Florida has reached a grim new milestone, there have been more than 50,000 COVID-19 deaths since the start of the pandemic. Health officials said Thursday more than one-fourth of those deaths occurred this summer as the state battled a fierce surge in infections fueled by the Delta variant. READ MORE: Violent Crash In NW Miami-Dade, One ...
9/16/2021 Federal judge declines to block Florida ban on mask mandates Yahoo News MIAMI (AP) ‚Ai A federal judge declined Wednesday to block a ban imposed by Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis to prevent mandating masks for Florida school students amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.Judge K. Michael Moore ... disabilities who would be seriously injured or killed by a COVID-19 infection would be unable to return safely to their school.In a separate case filed in state court, the 1st District Court of ...
9/16/2021 Federal Judge Rejects Parents’ Request To Block DeSantis’ Mask Order ... COVID-19 pandemic. Judge K. Michael Moore issued a 34-page ruling that denied a request for a preliminary injunction against an executive order that DeSantis issued July 30. The executive order led to the Florida Department of Health issuing a rule that required districts to allow parents to opt out of any student mask mandates. The lawsuit, filed in federal court in Miami, contends that the executive order violated ...
9/15/2021 Florida Gov Defends the Right to Choose Whether to Vaccinate U.S. News & World Report ... the Right to Choose Whether to VaccinateRepublican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says people who decide not to get a COVID-19 vaccine might be making the wrong choice, but he defends their right to ... for them," DeSantis said at a news conference Tuesday in Miami-Dade county. ‚AuThere's obviously probably people that have been hospitalized who probably wouldn't have been if they had done that.‚AuThe discussion was ...
9/15/2021 How To Get Covid Vaccine In Florida | via Who Can Get Vaccin… | Flickr via Who Can Get Vaccinated South Florida to be among first places to get coronavirus vaccine The information below is provided by;Miami-Dade County. Individuals 18 years of age or older who work or live in Florida may receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Proof of Florida residency is not a requirement to receive the vaccine in Florida but individuals must provide a photo identification. Minors between the ages of ...
9/14/2021 Kravis Center Joins Other Performing Arts Theaters In New COVID Protocols | US 103.5 Photo: Getty Images The Kravis Center joins other South Florida theaters in requiring negative COVID-19 test results in order to attend performances. The move came following the same steps for the Broward Center for the Performing Arts and the Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami. Fully vaccinated guests will have the option of voluntarily presenting proof as an alternative to the negative tests. Kravis Center Board Chairman Jeffrey Stoops says ...
9/14/2021 6 to Know: Former Cuban Political Prisoner Faces Home Eviction in Miami-Dade ... September 14th - and NBC 6 has the top stories for the day. No. 1 - Florida cities and counties that require COVID-19 vaccines for employees could face "millions" in fines , Gov. Ron DeSantis said. Download ... be made by the employees themselves. In Florida's largest county, Miami-Dade, the police department requires any potential new police officer or new hire under the mayor‚Aos authority to be vaccinated. All current employees ...
9/14/2021 Florida healthcare providers, companies to face vaccination requirement ... companies to face vaccination requirement After announcing last month that it will require nursing-home workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19, the Biden administration said Thursday it will expand the requirement to hospitals and ... is becoming 'the Amazon Prime of healthcare' In August 2020, Miami-based Baptist Health South Florida initiated a $100 million digital transformation project, which CEO Brian Keeley said would help the system achieve its goal ...
9/14/2021 Florida Tax Revenues Got A Boost In July ‚Äì CBS Miami CBS Local TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) ‚Ai Bolstered in part by people continuing to spend down savings amassed during the COVID-19 pandemic, Florida general-revenue collections exceeded expectations by 24 percent in July.Collections of revenue such as sales taxes were $619.8 million above what state economists projected in April, according to a report released Monday by the Legislature‚Aos Office of Economic & Demographic Research.READ MORE: Child Tax Credit: When Will ...