Kaiser Permanente hosts ‘Prioritizing a psychologically healthy workplace with COVID-19’ webinar

 Kaiser Permanente will be hosting a virtual event: Prioritizing a psychologically healthy workplace with COVID-19. In this webinar, Cosette Taillac, LCSW, BCD, Strategic Leader for National Mental Health and Wellness at Kaiser Permanente, will explore the impact of COVID-19 on mental health and well-being in your workforce. Continue...
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The Daily Record: Kennedy Krieger Institute receives nearly $1M to expand, improve telehealth access

Kennedy Krieger Institute received a grant of $994,950 from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to expand and improve access to its telehealth services. Continue reading
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‘Use an abundance of caution,’ Dr. Leana Wen urges business leaders during GBC webinar on COVID-19

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Dr. Wen discussed considerations related to the relaxing of restrictions and returning to work and what businesses should be doing to prepare for returning to work. Continue reading
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FOX45: Proposed bill would give hazard pay to essential workers in Baltimore City

There's a plan for a new law in Baltimore City that would mandate hazard pay for some of the people working during the pandemic. Continue reading
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Baltimore Sun: Baltimore City Council bill would require essential businesses pay workers premium during pandemic

The Baltimore City Council wants businesses to pay essential employees a premium for working during the pandemic, a measure that proposes to put an extra $10 to $25 per shift in people’s wallets. Continue reading
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The Daily Record: COPT Trust gives $20K grant to support ‘Care For Our Caregivers’ program

Corporate Office Properties Trust Thursday provided a $20,000 grant to the Howard Hospital Foundation in support of its ‘Care for Our Caregivers’ program. Continue reading
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UMMS Hospitals and Medical Facilities Granted $168,000 From Nora Roberts Foundation To Aid In COVID-19 Response

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The University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) has received nearly $170,000 in grant funding from the Nora Roberts Foundation for its acute-care hospitals and freestanding medical facilities that are engaged in the COVID-19 response. Continue reading
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BBJ: Lord Baltimore Hotel will begin housing some Covid-19 patients

One of Baltimore’s most famous hotels is now serving as a triage site for Baltimore Covid-19 patients with low-level symptoms. Continue reading
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Baltimore Corps to host Public Allies Twitter chat May 7

Join Baltimore Corps and Public Allies Baltimore for a Twitter conversation looking at how the local social sector can engage and mobilize talent to best address issues around COVID-19 on Thursday, May 7 at noon.  Continue reading
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