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More virus cases linked to Casula pub

New South Wales reported five new cases of the coronavirus today, including three household contacts of someone who went to the Crossroads pub in Casula. The other two cases were returning travellers from overseas. Everyone who went to the Crossroads pub between July 3 and July 10 is now being advised to self-isolate for a… Read More »

U.S. Hospitals Will Lose $323 Billion in 2020 – Before Accounting for Growing COVID Cases

U.S. health systems are projected to lose $ 323 billion in 2020 due to declining inpatient and outpatient volumes caused by the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the “normal” hospital business. Hospitals racked up over $ 200 bn in losses between March and June 2020. according to the American Hospital Association’s report, Hospitals and Health Systems… Read More »

More states reverse or slow reopening plans as coronavirus cases climb

Texas Governor Greg Abbott ordered bars to be closed by noon on June 26 and for restaurants to be reduced to 50% occupancy. Sergio Flores | AFP | Getty Images Governors in Washington, California, Florida and Texas are walking back some of their reopening plans as coronavirus cases rise in more than 30 states across… Read More »

Weekend sees record high coronavirus hospitalizations, cases for these states

The weekend saw several states report record numbers of new coronavirus cases and hospitalizations. Oklahoma saw a jump of 478 new cases on Sunday, a record, raising the state’s number of confirmed cases to 10,515. The death toll stands at 369. According to Dr. Lance Frye, Oklahoma interim state health commissioner, the surge in cases was… Read More »

Brazil coronavirus outbreak worsens, cases could soon be second highest in world

FILE PHOTO: Gravediggers carry the coffin of Avelino Fernandes Filho, 74, who passed away from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), during his funeral in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 18, 2020. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazil’s coronavirus outbreak worsened on Wednesday and the South American nation could soon have the second-highest number of… Read More »