• September 26, 2020

Tags : covid19

El Paso-area Coronavirus Archive Stories from June 26th through July

This archive page of our El Paso-area Coronavirus Information has releases and information from June 26th through July 15th For the most recent health developments on COVID-19, please visit our up-to-the-minute page; for official info, click below. Center for Disease Control (CDC)   |   World Health Organization    |    City of El Paso Department of Public Health ***ARCHIVE […]Read More

United Way asks families across Texas to complete survey to

Austin – United Ways across Texas and the state organization, United Ways of Texas, are launching a statewide survey today to assess the economic impact the COVID19 crisis has had on Texas families. “Every Texas family has felt the impact of COVID19 and even though much of our state has re-opened, life remains uncertain,” said Adrianna Cuellar […]Read More

El Paso-area Coronavirus Archive Stories from May 1st thru May

This archive page of our El Paso-area Coronavirus Information has releases and information from May 1st through May 15th. For the most recent health developments on COVID-19, please visit our up-to-the-minute page; for official info, click below. Center for Disease Control (CDC)   |   World Health Organization    |    City of El Paso Department of Public Health ***ARCHIVE […]Read More

Health safety experts identify 8 types of misdiagnosis that can

HOUSTON – As healthcare systems handle the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, the risk of misdiagnosing a patient increases. Health safety experts at Baylor College of Medicine and Press Ganey Associates LLC in Boston identify eight types of diagnostic errors anticipated due to the pandemic and highlight strategies to minimize them. Their report was published in […]Read More

Ft. Bliss Soldier creates COVID-19 Forecasting Model for El Paso

An unexpected hero in the COVID-19 pandemic hails from a specialty that few outside the Army knew existed: The 1st Armored Division’s Operations Research and Systems Analysis officer, or ORSA. Maj. Evan Wolf, a Cozad, Nebraska native, and University of Texas-El Paso Alumni, created a progression rate model for Fort Bliss leadership in the early […]Read More

Endeavors receives $3.25M Grant from CARES Act to assist Veterans

Earlier this month, Endeavors, a social services non-profit, received an additional $3.25M to serve over 80 counties throughout Texas, including the City’s District 7, through their Supportive Services for Veterans and Families program. “We are working quickly to help Veterans and their families in the El Paso community to get back on their feet by providing […]Read More

Open Letter: What’s it like growing up in tough times

For you youngsters who believe “These are the times that try men’s souls” (Thos. Paine, 1776), I recall growing up during WWII when we faced similar tough times.  At that time, the whole nation was solidly behind efforts to defeat the Axis Powers.  Rationing was in effect, and we grew up without metal toys and made our own […]Read More