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NHS pilots home testing for coronavirus

Feb 25, 2020 lpostelnicu@himss.org (Leontina Postelnicu), Mobile Health News
The NHS in England has announced that it is piloting home testing for coronavirus, as the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the UK went up to 13 on Sunday (23 February). The new approach means that patients will no longer have to go to NHS sites to get tested, with nurses, paramedics and other staff visiting them in their own homes. Professor Keith Willett, NHS strategic incident director for coronavirus, said this would help limit the spread of the...
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WHO says coronavirus outbreak in China has peaked, new cases in Iran and Italy are 'deeply concerning'

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
WHO said a team of its scientists found that the epidemic in China peaked and plateaued between Jan. 23 and Feb. 2 and and has been declining steadily since...
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Coronavirus live updates: Korean Air cabin crew member tests positive, Singapore Airlines freezes hiring

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
South Korea reported a jump of 60 new cases, bringing the country's total to 893 infected, as well as one additional...
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Paramount Pictures halts production of 'Mission: Impossible VII' in Italy due to coronavirus outbreak

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
Paramount Pictures has halted production on its anticipated action film "Mission: Impossible VII" starring Tom Cruise in Venice, Italy, as a coronavirus outbreak continues to spread across the northern part of the...
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Perspectives: Warnings About U.S. Inability To Handle Coronavirus; U.S. Hospitals Are Ready To Take On Coronavirus If Necessary

Feb 25, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial writers offer views on the dangers coronavirus poses in the...
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Factbox: Airlines suspend flights due to coronavirus outbreak

Feb 25, 2020 , Reuters
Airlines have been suspending flights or modifying service in response to the coronavirus outbreak....
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Without Symptoms or Clear Test Results, Woman May Have Still Spread Coronavirus

Feb 25, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Without Symptoms or Clear Test Results, Woman May Have Still Spread CoronavirusCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/21/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/24/2020 12:00:00...
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Coronavirus updates: Global stock markets tumble as death toll climbs past 2,500

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
Stock markets around the world are selling off Monday morning, amid spiking coronavirus cases in Italy, South Korea and the Middle...
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Global Coronavirus Outbreaks Worry Experts, as U.S. Cases Reach 34

Feb 25, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Global Coronavirus Outbreaks Worry Experts, as U.S. Cases Reach 34Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/22/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/24/2020 12:00:00...
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Taiwan passes $2 billion package to soften coronavirus hit to economy

Feb 25, 2020 , Reuters
Taiwan's parliament approved a T$60 billion ($2 billion) package on Tuesday to help cushion the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on its export-reliant economy....
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Coronavirus could be a 'catalyst' for China to boost its mass surveillance machine, experts say

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
With over 75,000 coronavirus cases confirmed in China alone, the government has mobilized its surveillance machine, a move experts said could continue even after the virus has been...
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Coronavirus prevention may be in your pocket

Feb 25, 2020 , Mobile Health News
From travel checkpoints to at-home screening, smartphone-based digital health tools could play a role in limiting outbreaks, writes Binah.ai CEO David...
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South Korea to launch mass coronavirus testing, U.S. pledges $1 billion for vaccine

Feb 25, 2020 , Reuters
South Korea aims to test more than 200,000 members of a church at the center of a surge in coronavirus cases while the United States pledged $2.5 billion to fight the disease, as it spreads rapidly beyond China's borders to Europe and the Middle East....
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China's Xi rallies people back to work as country continues to battle virus outbreak

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
The Chinese government is rallying the people to get back to work even as the country continues to battle the virus outbreak, amid city-wide lockdowns and quarantines in the worst-hit...
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Italian stocks plunge 5.5% as coronavirus shuts down towns, schools and soccer matches

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
Italian stocks suffered their biggest daily decline since 2016 on Monday, as the euro zone's third-largest economy grappled with the largest coronavirus outbreak outside of...
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US airlines waive cancellation fees for South Korea flights as coronavirus spreads beyond China

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
It comes as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned travelers to avoid non-essential travel to South Korea, where the disease has sickened close to 900...
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Airline stocks tumble as the coronavirus spreads outside of China

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
Airline stocks fell more than the broader market on concerns about the spread of the coronavirus in South Korea and...
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WHO calls Iran and Italy cases 'deeply concerning,' Goldman cuts GDP forecast

Feb 25, 2020 , CNBC Health
As of Monday, more than 79,400 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 2,621...
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Global Coronavirus Outbreaks Stoking Fears of Pandemic

Feb 25, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Global Coronavirus Outbreaks Stoking Fears of PandemicCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/24/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/24/2020 12:00:00...
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With New Hotspots, Coronavirus on Verge of Pandemic

Feb 25, 2020 , WebMD
Pandemics are more severe than outbreaks or epidemics. It’s a term that signals that a disease is a threat to the entire world.  While public health officials seemed to downplay the significance of attaching the word to COVID-19, there’s no doubt about its importance in public...
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