Nebraska Medicine is responding after the governor issued DHM targeting the hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Governor Pete Ricketts issued a targeted health measure Friday morning ordering Nebraska Medicine not to perform any pre-planned, non-emergency operations at its Omaha hospital for a month. Nebraska Medicine Adopted its Crisis Standards of Care Plan, which takes effect at 6 p.m. 9 Thursday. Patients were informed that while the emergency … Read more

Teenage overdoses of fentanyl at Hartford, Connecticut school

A 13-year-old Connecticut boy is in “serious condition” and two others are being monitored after an overdose of fentanyl at school. The seventh grader collapsed inside the gym at the Sports and Medical Science Academy in Hartford Thursday morning, authorities said. Police found evidence of drugs near the student, which they later found out was … Read more

We have a new approach to the Army Combat Fitness Test rating scale

A total of 340 pounds. This is the weight that a soldier must deadlift to earn 100 points on the maximum deadlift ACFT event. Is this an achievable goal for a soldier weighing 110 pounds? How about a power throw of 13.5 meters? Is this an achievable goal for a 5-foot-3 soldier? As the Army … Read more

Gator’s gymnastics team has to make TV history

GAINESVILLE, Fla. Gymnastics in high school got a big boost when the SEC Network was launched in 2014. As the network developed content, it showed the made-for-TV sport live on “Friday Night Heights”. On Sunday, the sport reaches new heights when the No. 2-ranked Gators host SEC rival Alabama. The Florida-Alabama match at the Exactech … Read more

Are you bragging about not being tested for COVID? Doctors call it ‘dangerous’, ‘selfish’ – USA TODAY

Are you bragging about not being tested for COVID? Doctors call it “dangerous”, “selfish”USA TODAY Hospital staff say they are told to work even with COVID symptomsInterior edition Some healthcare workers with COVID-19 are asked to workFOX 35 Orlando COVID-positive hospital workers can return to work without isolating themselves, says the state’s public healthKGET News … Read more