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290 Articles Matching "hurricane"

State Highlights: Six Days After Landfall, Hurricane Michael’s Death Toll Mounts; California Claims Judge Who Rules On Coffee Cancer Warning Is Biased

Oct 18, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Florida, California, Louisiana, Ohio, Iowa, Colorado, Georgia, Texas, Minnesota and...
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Emergency Communications Can Often Fail To Take Into Account Disabled Americans

Oct 16, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Missing closed captioning and other gaps for emergency communications can cut off Americans who are deaf from getting the news on life-threatening situations. Meanwhile, Florida hospitals are still recovering from Hurricane Michael....
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Hurricane Preparedness Tips From A Disaster Nurse

Oct 16, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Ms. L. was a Cambodian refugee who came to live in Mississippi near the coast. She owned two greenhouses and made her living by growing water spinach. It was hard work, but she had built up her list of restaurants that bought her product. In August 2005 Hurricane Katrina hit and Ms. L. had to eva......
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Health Tip: Protect Your Food From Hurricane Threats

Oct 16, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Protect Your Food From Hurricane ThreatsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/15/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/15/2018 12:00:00...
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Publix donates $250K to Hurricane Michael relief efforts

Oct 16, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Publix will make an initial $250,000 donation to the American Red Cross and United Way to help fund relief efforts to areas hit hardest by Hurricane Michael, as well as allow both customers and associates to donate through an in-store program. Read More...
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Walgreens mobilizes ahead of Hurricane Michael

Oct 14, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Walgreens on Tuesday announced that it was preparing its customers, employees and communities in the expected path of Hurricane Michael ahead of it making landfall. Read More...
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McKesson aids customers and employees affected by Hurricane Michael

Oct 14, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
McKesson is supporting customers, patients, employees, and first responders who depend on access to medications and supplies in the wake of Hurricane Michael. Read More...
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Hospitals' crucial work continues amid hurricane

Oct 13, 2018 , CNN Health
Patients originally at hospitals in Panama City, Florida, woke up in other facilities Friday morning after Hurricane Michael made it impossible for some health care facilities to function fully....
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Social media a key conduit for warnings and hope during #HurricaneMichael

Oct 13, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Though Facebook and Instagram feature emotional images, Twitter is the main channel for sharing updates and broadcasting corporate social responsibility...
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As Hurricane Michael Hits Florida, Experts Urge Safety

Oct 12, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: As Hurricane Michael Hits Florida, Experts Urge SafetyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/10/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/11/2018 12:00:00...
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Hurricane Michael forces Fla. providers to evacuate

Oct 12, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The largest hospitals in Panama City, Fla., are shutting down and evacuating patients due to heavy damage from Hurricane...
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Social media a key conduit for warnings and hope during #HurricaneMichael

Oct 12, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Though Facebook and Instagram feature emotional images, Twitter is the main channel for sharing updates and broadcasting corporate social responsibility...
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Staying safe after Hurricane Michael

Oct 12, 2018 , CNN Health
Hurricane Michael, a Category 4 storm, made landfall in the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday....
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Three hospitals, with a combined market value of $60 billion, brace for Hurricane Michael's fury

Oct 11, 2018 , CNBC Health
As Hurricane Michael rapidly approaches western Florida as a Category 4 storm, some of the nation's largest publicly traded hospital operators are working to mitigate the...
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How to talk about hurricanes now

Oct 11, 2018 , CNN Health
Hurricane Michael isn't a truly "natural disaster."...
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Hurricane Michael hits Fla. providers at busy time for elective procedures

Oct 11, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Hurricane Michael is hitting Florida health systems at a time of year when lots of patients tend to schedule elective procedures, but Leerink Partners doesn't predict investor-owned hospital chains will feel much...
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As Hurricane Michael Nears, Expert Warns of Gas-Powered Generator Dangers

Oct 11, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: As Hurricane Michael Nears, Expert Warns of Gas-Powered Generator DangersCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/10/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/10/2018 12:00:00...
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Giant mosquitoes emerge in North Carolina post-Florence

Oct 10, 2018 , CNN Health
Ouch! The floodwaters that followed Hurricane Florence, which made landfall in North Carolina on September 14, have spawned thousands of mega-mosquitoes across the state, according to entomologists....
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Man dies from bacterial infection after Hurricane Florence

Oct 02, 2018 , CNN Health
A North Carolina man died after contracting a bacterial infection while doing yard work related to Hurricane Florence, according to CNN affiliate WECT....
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Predictable, Preventable And Deadly: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning After Storms

Sep 28, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Severe weather events, such as summer hurricanes, tornadoes, and winter snow storms often result in widespread and prolonged power outages, interrupting essential household functions, including home heating. Power losses may also compromise food storage and home cooling devices. In such a scenario, ......
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