Latest "public health emergency" News

08/21/2022

Washington state's King County declares monkeypox a public health emergency

Washington state's King County, which includes Seattle, declared monkeypox a public health emergency Friday, with more than 270 recorded cases, according to a proclamation from county executive Dow Constantine.

Source: CNN

08/19/2022

King County declares public health emergency over monkeypox outbreak

Source: Google News

08/11/2022

Monkeypox Has Been Declared A Public Health Emergency. Now What?

Does your response to monkeypox need to change now that it's a public health emergency? Here's what you need to know.

Source: HuffPost

08/09/2022

Riverside County declares monkeypox public health emergency due to growing number of cases - KABC

A health emergency has been declared in Riverside County due to the growing number of monkeypox cases.

Source: KABC-TV

08/05/2022

How do you get monkeypox? 7 ways to avoid contracting virus as US declares outbreak a public health emergency - WPVI

Direct, close, skin-to-skin contact is considered to be the main route of transmission, which can occur in a variety of ways.

Source: WPVI-TV

08/05/2022

How do you get monkeypox? 7 ways to avoid contracting virus as US declares outbreak a public health emergency - KABC

Direct, close, skin-to-skin contact is considered to be the main route of transmission, which can occur in a variety of ways.

Source: KABC-TV

08/05/2022

Monkeypox cases nearly double in Michigan as virus becomes public health emergency

The U.S. has declared a public health emergency over monkeypox.

Source: mlive.com

08/05/2022

US declares monkeypox a public health emergency

Amid growing calls from health officials across the country, the Biden administration declared the current monkeypox outbreak to be a public health emergency...

Source: YouTube

08/05/2022

Monkeypox is now a public health emergency. Here’s how you can protect yourself in Colorado.

Colorado had recorded 79 confirmed monkeypox cases — with 55 of those reported in Denver — as of Thursday, when federal health officials declared the virus a public health emergency as …

Source: The Denver Post

08/05/2022

Biden administration declares the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency

The Biden administration on Thursday declared monkeypox a public health emergency, with cases on the rise across the US.

Source: CNN

08/05/2022

US declares public health emergency over monkeypox outbreak

US News: The public health emergency declaration comes as the Biden administration has faced criticism over Monkeypox vaccine availability. Clinics in major ci

Source: The Times of India

08/04/2022

U.S. declares monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency

The declaration could help the federal government respond as the number of cases grows and demand for the vaccine far exceeds supply around the country.

Source: CBS News

08/04/2022

U.S. declares monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency

The United States has declared monkeypox a public health emergency, the health secretary said on Thursday, a move expected to free up additional funding and tools to fight the disease.

Source: Reuters

08/04/2022

Monkeypox declared U.S. public health emergency; here's where Michigan cases stand

Michigan has 66 monkeypox cases in 11 counties and the city of Detroit, according to state health department data.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/04/2022

Biden administration declares monkeypox a public health emergency

The moves aim to speed up distribution of vaccines amid criticism of the federal government’s response.

Source: Politico

08/04/2022

Biden officials plan to declare monkeypox a public health emergency

The move comes as officials scramble to boost access to monkeypox treatments and vaccines amid rising case counts.

Source: The Washington Post

08/04/2022

Monkeypox cases doubling nearly every week in WA, as U.S. declares public health emergency

Source: Google News

08/03/2022

Public health emergency declared in San Diego over monkeypox

San Diego county health officials declared a public health emergency over monkeypox on Tuesday due to the vaccine scarcity and rising cases.

Source: Fox News

08/03/2022

San Diego County declares monkeypox public health emergency

Source: Google News

08/02/2022

San Diego County declares public health emergency over monkeypox

“What we need now is more vaccines,” Mayor Todd Gloria said.

Source: fox5sandiego.com

08/02/2022

Monkeypox Has Been Declared a Public Health Emergency in Illinois. Here's What That Means

Here’s what the governor’s declaration means for Illinois residents, and what to know as the virus continues its spread across the state in ways…

Source: NBC Chicago

08/02/2022

Illinois Declares Monkeypox Public Health Emergency, Pritzker Announces

Citing the continued spread of the monkeypox outbreak, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker declared the virus a public health emergency Monday, classifying Illinois as…

Source: NBC Chicago

08/01/2022

Gov. Pritzker declares monkeypox virus outbreak in Illinois a Public Health Emergency

The proclamation takes effect immediately and will remain in place for 30 days.

Source: CBS News

07/10/2022

Biden weighs authority to declare abortion-related public health emergency

U.S. President Joe Biden on Sunday said he has asked his administration to consider whether he has authority to declare an abortion-related public health emergency after the Supreme Court overturned the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion nationwide.

Source: Reuters

07/07/2022

Oregon faces ‘another public health emergency’ as monkeypox begins to spread

‘Monkeypox,’ which does not come from monkeys and is usually an uncomfortable though fairly mild disease, is beginning to spread in Oregon.

Source: OPB News

07/06/2022

WHO to consider again whether monkeypox outbreak is public health emergency of international concern

As monkeypox cases continue to rise globally, the World Health Organization plans to reassess whether the outbreak constitutes a public health emergency of international concern.

Source: CNN

06/25/2022

WHO says monkeypox is not an international public health emergency, but it should continue to be monitored

The World Health Organization has stopped short of declaring the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency of international concern as a result of an emergency committee meeting.

Source: CNN

06/14/2022

WHO to weigh whether monkeypox is a public health emergency of international concern

The World Health Organization will convene an emergency committee meeting to assess if the current monkeypox outbreak is a public health emergency of international concern, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said during a news briefing in Geneva …

Source: CNN

12/19/2021

Public health emergency end could cause millions to lose Medicaid coverage

Up to 15 million Americans, including nearly 6 million children, could be at risk of losing their Medicaid eligibility next month when the public health emergency expires.

Source: NBC News