County Of Santa Clara Partners With Community

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Santa Clara County, CA – The County of Santa Clara has enhanced its COVID-19 outreach efforts to residents and businesses in the county – especially in areas disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 – to inform and encourage essential workers and residents about best practices to protect themselves and prevent the spread of the virus.   As part of the County’s continuing commitment to the …

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Alameda County has reported a huge COVID-19 death total in recent weeks. Here’s why.

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By David DeBolt | ddebolt@bayareanewsgroup.com, Evan Webeck | ewebeck@bayareanewsgroup.com and Harriet Blair Rowan | hrowan@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group PUBLSHED: Sept. 18, 2020 at 6:15 p.m. | UPDATED: Sept. 20, 2020 at 7:30 a.m. Over the past month, the most alarming coronavirus numbers coming out of the Bay Area have been in Alameda County, where double-digit death totals reported …

admin@rootsclinic.orgAlameda County has reported a huge COVID-19 death total in recent weeks. Here’s why.

East Oakland Afro Fridays Labor Day Addition

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Black Cultural Zone has over 4,000 meals to distribute for AFRO Fridays Drive Through Food/PPE Distribution! Join them at Liberation Park from 4 pm until 6 pm on Friday, September 4th to get meals for the long weekend, PPE and enjoy music and Black Art! There will be no food distribution on Monday because of Labor Day so pick-up extra …

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Lack of Access to Information Implies Double Risk for Latinos During The COVID-19 Pandemic

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By: BELatina Daily- August 18, 2020 From its origin to its transmission speed, the new coronavirus has been a myth-filled problem from the beginning. Now, nearly seven months since the global pandemic was declared, access to adequate information continues to put millions of lives at risk. This is especially true for communities that were already facing such obstacles under “normal” …

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First Intermountain Healthcare-Stanford Medicine Physician Fellows Focus on Healthcare Innovation

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This press release was orginally distributed by ReleaseWire Salt Lake City, UT — (ReleaseWire) — 08/10/2020 — The first two physician fellows from the Intermountain Healthcare-Stanford Medicine Population Health and Care Delivery Science Fellowship have graduated from the unique two-year master’s degree program in health services research. The collaborative program teaches future physician leaders how to apply innovation and healthcare …

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Bridging the Gap in Diabetes Care

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Bridging the Gap: Reducing Disparities in Diabetes Care is a 5-year initiative funded by the Merck Foundation that seeks to improve access to high-quality diabetes care and reduce disparities in health outcomes among vulnerable and underserved populations with type 2 diabetes in the United States. Bridging the Gap grantees aim to build sustainable partnerships to address the medical and social …

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Oakland, awash with COVID-19, struggles to keep people away from popular Lake Merritt

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After authorities discouraged crowds over the weekend, Oakland’s Lake Merritt returned to normal Monday morning, with a small number of people enjoying the pathways and sunny blue skies. (Maura Dolan / Los Angeles Times) By Maura DolanStaff Writer  July 27, 2020 6:10 PM OAKLAND —  As coronavirus cases topped 10,000 in Alameda County last week, Oakland officials started telling residents to avoid …

admin@rootsclinic.orgOakland, awash with COVID-19, struggles to keep people away from popular Lake Merritt

Coronavirus: As deaths in Latinx community skyrocket, Newsom calls to protect essential workers

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By Robert Salonga | rsalonga@bayareanewsgroup.com, David DeBolt | ddebolt@bayareanewsgroup.com and Harriet Blair Rowan   Amid California’s COVID-19 surge, the deadly virus is stalking communities of color, elected leaders and health officials said Friday, targeting Black and Latinx people both at work and in recreational settings. In a news conference Friday, Gov. Gavin Newsom underscored the rampant spread of the disease …

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Oakland: City Leaders Urge Residents To Avoid Social Gatherings

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OAKLAND (BCN) East Oakland residents are being urged to avoid social gatherings because they are leading to a surge in COVID-19 cases, city leaders said Friday. Leaders made their pleas at 12:15 p.m. at the Lake Merritt Amphitheater on Lake Merritt Boulevard between 12th Street and First Avenue. The surge has been directly related to parties and social gatherings, and …

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Data secrecy may cripple U.S. attempts to slow pandemic

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Science‘s COVID-19 reporting is supported by the Pulitzer Center and the Heising-Simons Foundation California was a COVID-19 success story—until suddenly it wasn’t. Early in the pandemic, the state seemed to have the new coronavirus under control, but it has begun to ride a wave there, with records set in daily cases several times this month, and deaths on the rise. …

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