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Mar
20

Coronavirus, COVID-19: Is Online/Digital and Distance Learning the Future of Nursing Education?

In light of the present Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic responsible for the current national emergency, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have published strategies for Institutes of Higher Education (IHEs)–i.e. Nursing Schools– to plan, prepare, and respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 by way of their designated “Guidance for Institutes of Higher Education”.   […]

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Mar
19

Occupational Safety and Health Administration: *REQUIRED* Coronavirus Control and Prevention Standards

In response to the current national emergency presented by the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) has recommended steps that can be taken to help protect healthcare and other workers from COVID-19 infection and/or exposure dependent upon the specific line of work.   OSHA has further recommended that employers implement appropriate […]

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Mar
18

How to Protect Oneself from Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), “coronavirus”,  is a potentially deadly respiratory illness that has the ability to spread from person to person. The virus was first identified in 2019 during investigation efforts into the sudden occurrence of a then unidentified illness affecting Wuhan, China.   The risk of contracting the coronavirus is increased for healthcare […]

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Mar
16

President Donald Trump’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidelines for America

In light of the ongoing international Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic that has now arrived in America after first being identified in Wuhan, China, President Donald Trump has issued a set of national guidelines to be followed to help contain and suppress the potentially deadly COVID-19.   Firstly, President Trump reminds U.S. citizens of the importance […]

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