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Joneigh Khaldun
Chief Medical Executive and MDHHS Chief Deputy for Health Dr. Joneigh Khaldun. (Photo: State of Michigan)
WWJ News
July 28, 2020 - 5:55 pm
Nursing homes and social gatherings are the primary areas where the coronavirus is spreading in Michigan.
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer holds a news conference (Photo: State of Michigan)
WWJ News
July 24, 2020 - 8:28 pm
The visitor restrictions apply to nursing homes, adult foster care facilities, hospice facilities, substance abuse disorder residential facilities, independent living facilities and assisted living facilities.
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WWJ News
June 26, 2020 - 10:01 pm
Experts say there are certain questions you should ask if you have loved ones in a nursing home.
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Dr. Joneigh Khaldun (State of Michigan)
WWJ News
May 29, 2020 - 8:22 pm
Chief Medical Exeutive, Dr. Joneigh Khaldun, said at least 23% of Michigan's COVID-19 deaths are in nursing homes.
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Associated Press
May 19, 2020 - 10:12 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities are urging governors to use “extreme caution” in deciding when to resume visits at nursing homes, saying it shouldn't come before all residents and staff have tested negative for the coronavirus for at least 28 days. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid...
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Senators listen as Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks remotely during a virtual Senate Committee for Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions hearing, Tuesday, May 12, 2020 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)
Associated Press
May 12, 2020 - 10:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government’s top infectious disease expert issued a blunt warning Tuesday that cities and states could “turn back the clock” and see more COVID-19 deaths and economic damage alike if they lift coronavirus stay-at-home orders too fast -- a sharp contrast as President...
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WWJ News
April 27, 2020 - 2:14 pm
The state says these numbers do not include patients or staff who have recovered or died.
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WWJ News
April 22, 2020 - 1:33 pm
Detroit Mayor Duggan believes new data will show death numbers are "dramatically understated."
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