COVID-19 – Updates

Here at Dipit by Pilar, we want to make sure that our clients are informed with up-to-date information on COVID-19 in order to benefit the health and safety of our communities. Below, we have compiled verified news sources with current updates and announcements regarding the handling of the coronavirus in our region. Please continue to check back for the most recent information, and consider sharing with your friends and family on social media.

National Updates

This information is straight from the CDC if you want learn more click in the link below https://www.cdc.gov/

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  • Joint Statement from the Census Bureau and Centers for Disease Control on Conducting 2020 Census Non-Response Follow-Up Interviews
    by krc4@cdc.gov on August 10, 2020 at 11:30 am

    In carrying out our respective missions, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are committed to protecting the health and safety of those we serve and employ. This is particularly important during the current COVID-19 health crisis.

  • Hear Her: CDC Campaign Highlights Warning Signs of Pregnancy-Related Deaths
    by krc4@cdc.gov on August 10, 2020 at 10:40 am

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is launching <a href="https://www.cdc.gov/hearher/index.html"><strong>Hear Her</strong></a><em>, </em>a national campaign that brings attention to pregnancy-related deaths and provides education and encouragement to pregnant and postpartum women (within one year of delivery).

  • Nootkatone Now Registered by EPA
    by krc4@cdc.gov on August 10, 2020 at 8:45 am

    A new active ingredient, discovered and developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has been registered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for use in insecticides and insect repellents.

  • Investigation Update on Salmonella
    by krc4@cdc.gov on August 7, 2020 at 10:55 am

    CDC, several states, and FDA continue to investigate a multistate outbreak of <em>Salmonella</em> Newport infections linked to onions. More grocery stores and food manufacturers have recalled onions and food containing onions, and 244 more illnesses have been reported in the last week. An update is posted here: <a href="https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/newport-07-20/index.html">https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/newport-07-20/index.html</a>.

  • CDC Presents Inaugural Award for Advancements in Health Equity to Oregon's Lessie Williams
    by krc4@cdc.gov on August 5, 2020 at 12:10 pm

    CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to help people live longer, healthier and more productive lives.

  • CDC Expects 2020 Outbreak of Life-Threatening Acute Flaccid Myelitis Transcript
    by krc4@cdc.gov on August 4, 2020 at 6:05 pm

    Welcome, everyone, and thank you for standing by. At this time, I'd like to inform all participants that your lines are in a listen-only mode until the question and answer session of today's conference call. If you would like to ask a question please press star 1 on your phone. I will now turn the meeting over to our first speaker Ms. Michelle Bonds.

  • CDC Expects 2020 Outbreak of Life-Threatening Acute Flaccid Myelitis
    by krc4@cdc.gov on August 4, 2020 at 12:50 pm

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) anticipates that 2020 will be another peak year for cases of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), an uncommon but serious neurologic condition that affects mostly children. The disease has peaked every two years between August and November in the United States since 2014.  Enteroviruses, particularly enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68), are likely responsible for these peaks in cases.

  • CDC Telebriefing: New Vital Signs Report
    by krc4@cdc.gov on August 4, 2020 at 8:55 am

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) anticipates that 2020 will be another outbreak year for acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), an uncommon but serious neurologic condition.

  • Study highlights importance of CDC mitigation strategies
    by krc4@cdc.gov on July 31, 2020 at 12:55 pm

    Today's MMWR on SARS-CoV-2 transmission at an overnight camp in Georgia found efficient spread of the virus among campers and staff while noting key steps to minimize the risk for SARS-CoV-2 introduction and transmission in camps were not strictly followed.

  • CMS and CDC announce provider reimbursement available for counseling patients to self-isolate at time of COVID-19 testing
    by krc4@cdc.gov on July 30, 2020 at 1:20 pm

    Today, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are announcing that payment is available to physicians and health care providers to counsel patients, at the time of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) testing, about the importance of self-isolation after they are tested and prior to the onset of symptoms.

Hidalgo County Updates

This information is straight from the Hidalgo County Twitter Account if you want learn more click in the link below
https://twitter.com/HidalgoCounty

Here at Dipit by Pilar, we want to make sure that our clients are informed with up-to-date information on COVID-19 in order to benefit the health and safety of our communities. Below, we have compiled verified news sources with current updates and announcements regarding the handling of the coronavirus in our region. Please continue to check back for the most recent information, and consider sharing with your friends and family on social media.

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