Alaska Gov. Dunleavy activates statewide crisis standards of care to help COVID-overwhelmed hospitals

Alaska Gov. Dunleavy activates statewide crisis standards of care to help COVID-overwhelmed hospitals

An Anchorage Fire Department ambulance arrives at the emergency department entrance at Providence Alaska Medical Center on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021. (Loren Holmes / ADN) Alaska is activating crisis standards of care for the entire state and bringing in contracted health workers as staff shortages and influx of COVID-19 patients make it difficult for hospitals … Read more

NEW: 35 COVID-19 deaths reported statewide, cases top 1,300

NEW: 35 COVID-19 deaths reported statewide, cases top 1,300

Below is the full COVID-19 report for Monday, Sept. 13 LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Nevada reports 35 deaths — 25 in Clark County — and more than 1,300 new COVID-19 cases in data released today. Test positivity increased slightly statewide, moving from 11.3% to 11.5%. Clark County’s test positivity rate increased from 8.8% to 9.0%. And … Read more