New International Guidelines on Treating COVID-19

The first international guidelines on treating patients severely ill with COVID-19 were published in March 2020. Now, nearly a year later, the organization that published them has issued its first update: Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines on the Management of Adults With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the ICU.

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The Winter Blues Are Real and COVID May Make it Worse

Is COVID making winter blues (seasonal affective disorder) worse? Some people love the cold weather months. They eagerly bundle up for a brisk walk, they hit the ski slopes, they huddle by a window to watch the snow fall. But for other people, this is a dreary

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COVID-19 Cases Identified at St. Francis High School

The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) has identified multiple COVID-19 cases among students and staff at St. Francis High School in Hamburg throughout the month of January. As of today, there are four staff members and 14 students with positive diagnostic COVID-19 tests during the past

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ECDOH COVID Vaccine Clinics Cancelled

ECDOH Vaccine Clinics Cancelled Next Week – Limited Supply All ECDOH Vaccine Appointments for January 23-27 are Cancelled at ECC North and ECC South ERIE COUNTY, NY – The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is announcing the cancellation of scheduled ECDOH COVID-19 vaccination Points of Distribution

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Memorial Medical Center celebrates discharge of long-term COVID-19 patient

More than 100 excited members of the Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center family turned out today to bid an emotional farewell to a courageous patient who overcame COVID-19 during a lengthy hospital stay that included several weeks on a respirator. As her parents and grandparents looked on

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Univera Waves Costs for COVID-19 Treatment and Diagnosis

Univera Healthcare will continue to waive out of pocket costs for COVID-19 diagnosis and treatment for its fully insured employer groups, individual market qualified health plans and Medicare Advantage members through September 7, 2020. This waives the member’s copayment or cost share for diagnosis and treatment, even if

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