Many states expect their revenue to plunge by 15% to 20% because government-ordered lockdowns have wiped out much of the economy and caused tax collections to evaporate.
This single-institution study indicates that a refusal policy for the acutely intoxicated patient implemented by an EMS agency may reduce unnecessary transports to the hospital.
The company apologized and said those responsible for the siren had tendered their resignations.
The new numbers bring the total number of firefighters who have tested positive for the coronavirus to 19.
Victim was trapped under an elevator and succumbed to her injuries.
Officials also announced that FEMA has declared D.C. a Major Disaster Area.
Fire Chief Gregory Dean said the assistant chief was tested after he didn't feel well over the weekend.
Firefighters on Saturday learned that two occupants in an apartment fire had texted positive for the virus.
With new deaths reported and the number of confirmed U.S. cases exceeding 1,000, lawmakers and health officials set up containment zones and quarantine areas and sought to limit contact with those who might be infected.
King County officials buy motel for COVID-19 patients.