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"dr brian evans" Discussed on WTOP
"A fire at an apartment building in the district overnight has left 24 people looking for a new place to live. Now. That's fire started around midnight on, Stanton wrote. Spokesperson with D. C Fire tells w t o P that the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs declared the building unlivable. Officials are still investigating the cause, but they believe it started in a basement unit. There's a new effort in D C aimed at making it harder for kids to get flavored Tobacco products. Council members say the amendment will go a long way toward ensuring racial equity in the district. The D C council has voted in favour of banning the sale of products like flavored cigars, e cigarette flavors and mental cigarettes. It also bans the sale of flavored tobacco products within a quarter mile of a middle or high school council member, Mary Che supported the move. If we don't do this, we're really acting irresponsibly. Council member Denise Lewis charge raised concerns when it comes to racial equity and enforcement has often been the pretext for catastrophic encounters with law enforcement for residents. Incidents like the team was taste and tackled by police in Ocean City Council is expected to take a final vote. June 29th Melissa Howell wt Opinions video surfaced this weekend of a teenager that was arrested in need several times by Ocean City police in Maryland. Now that team is telling his side of the story of what led to the arrest. Just ask God to give me the strength into Guy Meeker techniques that this opposite doesn't just my last year, Brian Anderson said he was praying as he was getting need in the ribs by officers in Ocean. City. The 19 year old traveled there from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, for a senior trip. He told w. B A. L that he was stopped by police for Vaping on the boardwalk, which is prohibited. I put the baby away and we start walking and they're still following. He said He was asked for his ID, but refused to give it to him. He was then handcuffed and need on the ground Several times Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan said in a statement that the arrest was not for Vaping, but for Anderson's refusal to provide his I d the incident is still under investigation. Luke Luke er w t o p news If you're no To sing or have heard stories about sick or dying birds in the area experts and scientists are still trying to figure out what's causing it. Dr. Brian Evans, a bird expert at the Smithsonian, tells w. T. O p. There's any number of possible causes from environmental factors to even the recent emergence of brute indicators. Evans is asking people to empty out their bird feeders and birdbaths, which Evans calls a major source of disease transmission. The most important thing we can do right now is to prevent the potential of disease spread bird feeders. And birdbaths are major sources of disease transmission, in part because birds aren't great at.
"dr brian evans" Discussed on NewsRadio KFBK
"Slight majority of Republicans as well. The pole comes after President Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Threatened to withhold federal funding from schools that choose not to reopen. Schools in California have already decided to hold online classes exclusively, while New York schools are waiting for covert 19 infection rates to drop below 5% before opening. Meanwhile, Sacramento City Unified, which has over 80 schools in the region, has yet to take a hard stance on whether or not they'll completely reopen. Or remain closed. Brody Fernandez News 93.1 KFBK the Orange County Board of Education, voting to reopen all school campuses without thinking people social distance or wear masks. KP Kay's Bill Hewlett has more tonight. The board said. Social distancing is not necessary, and students and teachers wearing masks is not only tough to enforce, but quote. May even be harmful. They're also not recommending classroom sizes be cut down, but are suggesting temperature checks. The decision was met with protests outside the education office in Costa Mesa, Orange County's 28 individual school district. Still get to make the final call and how they'll reopen campuses. If they do it all filled Hewlett News, 93.1 KFBK A Sacramento is seeing even more restrictions being placed as Kobe 19 numbers go up a warning from the mayor of Los Angeles today, saying he's very close. To declaring a shutdown. Again. We'll get more from ABC is Alex Stone in Los Angeles with Cove in 19 numbers here in Ally Rising Mayor Eric Garcetti. Using a new color coded system, says L. A. Is very close to entering emergency red status. We're on the border of going to read. It is up to all of us to make sure that we don't write. Now Allah is in orange red would mean strict. Stay at home orders in place again, ordering the people here stay home except for exempted work. An emergency errands like stone. ABC dares LOS Angeles Amid the coven 19 pandemic, many are afraid to take a trip to the hospital. KPK Sze Marshall Benson report. Attitudes towards Hospitals have changed during the nationwide Corona virus Pandemic and CEO and President of Dignity Health's here Nevada Memorial Hospital, Dr Brian Evans says. There is a newfound reluctance from the public to get help from hospitals. People have been reluctant Tio come into the merge department or call 911 And I think that there is a fear element here. I think people are nervous about coming into hospital. E R visits are down 42% and 911 calls are down 29%. Dr. Evans is worried that those with serious symptoms aren't getting the care that they need, especially when it comes to heart attacks and strokes were really concerned that there's people that are out there with symptoms that need to get checked out, and they might be holding off on doing that, And that's just Not a good idea. Dr Evans assures the public that there is plenty of personnel and safety in place to take care of anyone who might need help. Marshall Benson News, 93.1 KFBK the San Joaquin County Sheriff says he recently tested positive for cocaine, 19 and a Facebook video. Sheriff Pat Withrow says he's fine now, and the symptoms that showed up June 30th have gone away. Even so, he is urging residents to be vigilant. If you start not feeling well or anything like that, please get yourself tested. I know it's a long lines and Takes a while to get the results now, But let's make sure we take care of ourselves and our families and everybody else. Sheriff Withrow says He's very fortunate that the virus didn't progress and blessed that no one in his family has shown symptoms. Of covert 19 during today's public health Testing Taskforce Conference call Secretary Lord is Castro Ramirez highlighting what the state is doing to get sustainable testing resources to those in need. Part of that effort will involve movie more testing to healthcare provider offices and laboratories to allow state testing sites to focus on individuals who are harder to reach and at a higher risk of Kobe 19. Ramirez explains how the task force is taking action to bring the plan to fruition. Today, Our licensing boards will begin reaching out to doctors and pharmacists decision assistance in nurse practitioners. We will encourage them to partner with us in this effort to expand testing capacity but performing covert 19 testing in their offices. Today's announcement comes on the heels of Governor Newsome's order clothes order closing majority of indoor activities to try to mitigate the virus..
"dr brian evans" Discussed on NewsRadio KFBK
"Bob Williams News, 93.1 Kfbk. Idea. Sunshine. The Santa knew high 92 94 mostly clear tonight with a low of 59 is 63. Sunshine Tomorrow and Thursday. Hi, Tamar, 93 to 97. Thursday site 91 to 95. Banki Weathers by Barson Lose 93.1 KFBK. It's 91 in Sacramento. Right now, 95 fulsome in 95 in Roseville. A swell 401 our time at KFBK. And we start with this new this afternoon. California hospitals filling up is the Corona virus Cases Spike throughout state K P. K's Moradi Fernandez report Sunday saw a slight dip in numbers. But Monday hit an all time high, with an additional 163 patients being admitted in a single day. Statewide. There are over 6400 people hospitalized with Cove in 19. Over 1800 of those patients or in the intensive care unit, health officials report. The surge has hit the state unevenly in some medical facilities, reporting their numbers staying flat, while others have risen sharply. Rudy Fernandez News, 93.1 KFBK The plaster Accounting Office of Education, getting ready to reopen schools for in person. Classes this fall with class is set to begin in August gave the case Taylor Martin has details on what the county's doing to keep everybody safe. The Plaster County Office of Education releasing their initial reopening plan for schools today, the county said it will implement physical distancing in schools and on buses, put students in cohorts and conduct temperature. Jax at this time, all staff are required to wear masks. But students are not plaster officials note. This policy could be changed at any time to remain in accordance with state. Guidelines. Plaster County Office of Education says final decisions and details are up to the individual school districts within the county. And not all districts have a resumption plan just yet. Taylor Martin News and I have a 0.1 KFBK because Plaster County is not unified school district parents are asked to check with their child's school for specifics on reopening Californians who traveled to New York required to fill out forms documenting their travel plans. Or they'll face a stiff, fine KP case. John Byrne, I Z Has that story. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says People from covert 19 hot spots like California must fill out forms the stable used to make sure they isolate for 14 days. People who failed to fill out the documents face a $2000 fine. In addition to the fine people who leave the airport without filling out the paperwork could be brought to a hearing in order to complete the mandatory quarantine. Travelers arriving by other means need to fill out the forms online. In a tweet Announcing the policy, governor, Cuomo says We're serious about enforcing quarantines. John Byrne Isay News, 93.1 Kfbk. Well back in our area, as many as one in four shopping malls in the United States are in jeopardy of going bankrupt due to the ongoing covert 19 pandemic caper case. My blunt has this report. Bankruptcy attorney read. Almond says moles were already seeing reduced traffic before Corona virus the fast pace. Of life and the convenience of just being able to order online and social media. It's just it's a cultural change. In addition to increase competition from online retail giants like Amazon and Wal Mart, shopping malls are being temporarily shut down due to Cove in 19 public safety restrictions, Allman says. Ultimately, without foot traffic malls will be unable to survive in their current form. I think there may be a place Foursome mixed use space and repurpose ing of malls. But I think the traditional format was already on the decline. But I think this is probably going to be the number coffin Mike Blunt News, 93.1 KFBK. Aides for a four now at KFBK, and amid the co bid 19 pandemic. Apparently many are afraid to take a trip to the hospital. CAPE CASE MARSHALL Benson reports attitudes towards hospitals have changed during the nationwide Corona virus Pandemic and CEO and president of Dignity. Health SIERRA Nevada Memorial Hospital, Dr Brian Evans says there's a newfound reluctance from the public to get help from hospitals. People have been reluctant Tio come into the merge department or call 911 And I think that there is a fear element here. I think people are nervous about coming into hospital. E R visits are down 42% and 911 calls are down 29%. Dr. Evans is worried that those with serious symptoms aren't getting the care that they need, especially when it comes to heart attacks and strokes were really concerned that there's people that are out there with symptoms that need to get checked out and they might be holding off on doing that, And that's just not a good idea. Dr Evans assures the public that there is plenty of personnel and safety in place to take care of anyone who might need help. Marshall Benson News 93.1 KFBK now a Sacramento seeing more restrictions being places the coded 19 numbers.
"dr brian evans" Discussed on Newsradio 600 KOGO
"Focus on our personal relationship with god residents said he spoke with faith leaders Wednesday and thank them for raising the spirits of Americans during this difficult time San Diego congressman Scott Peters along with several groups representing workers employed by the federal government are asking for better safety protections you work in the airport and provide security you have to go there if you work in the prison you have to go there you work at the VA health care you have to go they're not strictly necessarily the kind of healthcare workers that we were talking about getting masks and protective equipment but they have a lot of the same challenges speeders trying federal workers at San Diego's United domestic workers union hall to push for more help from the federal government to make sure those on the front lines have all of the necessary equipment they need to stay safe a massive number of masks are coming to California the governor says it's the result of a spirit of cooperation between state officials and outside companies and organizations in the fight against covert nineteen mark Ghilarducci director California office of emergency services and said it was a team effort to work with several nonprofits to create a partnership that could bring in as many as two hundred million masks a month it's all part of one point four billion dollars has been secured by the state to fight covert nineteen this is not a silver bullet are there there are always challenges in anything that we are attempting at this scale and scope but we believe by putting in the various checks and balances that we have and the great partnerships that we have in place this will be successful moving forward guard duty also said any technology be used to sterilize up to eighty thousand N. ninety five masks per day Dave Lewis koco news good news time is seven thirty four in a collaborative effort the city of San Diego in the county committing millions in additional services for those struggling with mental illness or addiction it's called the behavioral impact fund funding tied up in the course between the city and county that has finally been freed up speaking from city hall along with county supervisor chair great cocked and county supervisor Nathan Fletcher mayor Faulconer says this will allow behavioral health providers funding to invest in additional service capacity for those in need twenty five million dollar fund was when works well before the coveted nineteen pandemic struck and now it will go into effect when the need is greater we can address covert nineteen crisis and our homeless crisis at the same time the mayor and supervisor say the funds would be handed out to agencies who want to build out perhaps by a vacant motel turning it into a facility to address homeless and mental health needs bill Farrar koco news the death toll in San Diego county has reached three dozen with one thousand five hundred thirty confirmed cases one of the largest health care providers in northern California now offering rapid code nineteen testing with results becoming available in as soon as fifteen minutes dignity health we once I test the first of its kind in the country can process approximately nine hundred test a week spokesperson Dr Brian Evans says the test are the result of a partnership with Abbott laboratories they're only available right now in the greater Sacramento area the CDC is making it clear there are no approved drugs to treat coronavirus he just removed all dosage information for hydroxyl chloroquine from its website the drug has been backed by president trump as a possible treatment and some states have been ordering it but the CDC site now says the drug is under investigation in clinical trials for use on coronavirus patience Bryan shook NBC news radio it appears the federal government will prosecute those who threaten to spread the corona virus the full extent of the law here's Tom or Gotti two men and one in Florida the other in Texas are now facing terrorism charges following their arrest last week this after the justice department told federal prosecutors they could charge people under terrorism statutes because the agency considers covert nineteen biological agent in the Florida case James curry of Saint Petersburg was arrested on a domestic violence complaint twice in two days police say curry told them I got the corona coughing on them and spit on cops the next day turns out Corey tested negative for gold nineteen Texas thirty nine year old Christopher Perez used a posting on Facebook he paid someone spread corona virus at grocery stores in San Antonio only weeks for.
"dr brian evans" Discussed on NewsRadio KFBK
"Health care workers and first responders are talking in the magnitude of tens of millions in some cases hundreds of millions of units of this personal protective gear Newsome says the states looking for a billion sets of gloves along with hundreds of millions of gallons of surgical masks and face shield top health officials say California also need another fifty thousand hospital beds gate because mark Mayfield reports it's one of the hardest hit states with more than twenty one hundred cases hospitals will provide the biggest chunk of beds with hotels motels and other facilities contributing but add it all up and it's still not enough the governor is also working to get emergency supplies such as one million gloves and five hundred million masks mark Mayfield news ninety three point one K. F. B. K. as California faces a blood shortage amid the corona virus outbreak one state lawmaker is calling on the FDA to end restrictions on LGBTQ blood donors the FDA prohibits sexually active gay and bisexual men from donating blood state senator Scott Wiener says the FDA's policy is obsolete and irrational dignity health is launching a virtual urgent care service anyone with mild to moderate symptoms of corona virus can now use this service Dr Brian Evans is the CEO of this year and about a Memorial Hospital in grass valley this is a really important thing I believe because what we're all trying to really do is take care patients without exposing people who are ill to other people and spreading the virus around so we really want to reduce those interactions as much as possible this program is available for iPhone and android devices and online at dignity dignity is website the Sacramento police department says people will not be stopped solely to inquire the purpose of travel the Sacramento police department says the National Guard also will not enforce the stay at home order but they are there to help with humanitarian efforts all right it's time now for us to get to our featured audio clip us Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer a Democrat from New York is come out and said today this morning he believes that the stimulus package will be passed by the United States Senate and it'll move on to the house of representatives and then will head to the president's desk the markets are up big time on that news on that speculation has not happened until now so the key is the focus of our featured audio clip Chuck Schumer the senator this is what he said on the floor of the Senate that it's the Republicans who are making political speeches as the country has been slipping deeper and deeper into the corona virus pandemic in recent days Schumer said the stimulus bill for American workers and companies both large and small amounts to in his words a corporate bailout which is why Democrats say that they continue to vote against it here Schumer on the floor of the Senate explaining the progress he says that they have been making we're fighting hard making progress for funding for state and local governments they're propping up local health care networks virtually on their own the revenues are dramatically declining many towns and villages across America the smaller ones in particular might be going broke pretty soon if we do nothing if we can help the big corporations we can help our local towns and villages they are grown broke there are millions of Americans are out of work today right right and that's I mean and they're fighting over you know carbon issues carbon footprints from airlines right at that seriously was a sticking point or hiring ad and you know diversification in hiring for certain certain agencies for corporate boards are in there you know so the Democrats are saying we need to get more money actually to the people in their hands not for these big companies to give out huge bonuses which was a problem in two thousand eight it sure was it's a valid point but just because their corporations doesn't mean they're bad corporations hire tens of thousands of workers in America those airline workers in if those corporations go down those people can't afford to pay their mortgages so a you know there is a there is a point that they could come together if they could put some restrictions on how that money will be used to it so that it doesn't go to huge bonuses that actually gets to the workers who need it but now they're they're hash it out looks like the market things that they'll come to some sort of deal today but there are some odd sticking points on this way and if they don't Katie bar the door in that market yeah Morrow or even later today my goodness seriously I mean Wall Street will flip on you in a second mmhm okay here the top national stories news ninety three point one KFBK from ABC news I'm sharing Preston president trump says he wants to get Americans back working again as.
"dr brian evans" Discussed on KFI AM 640
"This for these fires of course the power outages I just talked about that and what happens with power outages it's the health care disruption in California and starting with healthcare leaders in this interview that was done with the Sacramento bee they have been a group of them I talked to the beat never seen so many so much of these plan blackouts in their career and dealing with them is brand new Dr Brian Evans who is the CEO at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital for example and grab a grass valley said I've never experience a power outage when we were on emergency generators for forty hours or more usually it's a very short period of time and he's worked at this hospital for twenty two years this is the third PGA any public safety power shut off this month's this month and it's tough on patients it's tough on finances now what P. Jeannie did do and this is some planning in advance they set up utility scale generators at one of their substations in grass valley and continued I actually created what is called a contar con nobody's own that's supplying electricity to thirty eight hundred customers including the hospital in twelve thirty a customer thirty eight hundred customers okay I will buy that for those thirty eight hundred how about the hundreds of thousands or the tens of thousands errata power while they're kind of out of luck and even with that his hospital was part of being supplied with electricity with this says substation that added generators massive generators by the way the size of eighteen wheelers hi he said we still have to shut down elective surgeries and lab exams and radiology treatments so you've got a California crossed California these outages have forced the health care providers to close hospitals medical clinics clinics limits services not Kaiser permanent any Sutter health evacuated their hospitals and Santa Rosa last weekend I mean just gone that's the second time in three years that these centers had to be abandoned as not because of power outages because the fires were so close the other thing that goes on and we don't pay much attention to that is that not only is the planning there are two deal without the patience and the labs and the treatments for people desperately need it they have to do planning with in the hospital with the employees themselves for themselves there has to be a training program that is put into place before hand a lot of Keren planning goes into insuring that employees have the skills have the background to deal with these I circumstances without these just horrible situations when fire comes in just shuts down shuts down the hospitals medical centres it's almost like fire crews and police officers are constantly training well that's what's going on with a lot of these hospital they have to you know why because this is the norm now this is the new normal there is so I no longer all my god what we do how do we handle it we have to assume it's like schools preparing for shooters there's a shooter in the school we've been the security's been breached what school now doesn't plan for an active shooter if you see a situation none well what hospital what Medical Center should not plan for power outages considering we're going to see those and you've got a situation where it's three four five days in certain cases well yes generators usually don't go on for four days or five days are not plan to do that I mean they certainly can but the hospitals aren't planning for that because they they never had the situation going on so it's all brand new all right coming up well we're gonna do a fire reset what's going on closures evacuations are how far the fires going homes destroyed so we still have a lot to cover this is K. a fight Monica Rick's sitting in for Jennifer this morning yeah here's the latest.