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Monroe County hospitals ease visitor restrictions as COVID-19 cases decline

As the spread of COVID-19 slows in Monroe County, hospitals that had implemented “ zero-visitation ” policies in March are now loosening those...
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Tue, 06/23/2020 - 4:18pm
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Hospitals in Monroe and surrounding counties cleared to resume elective surgeries

Rochester Regional Health and the University of Rochester Medical Center can resume elective surgeries after receiving clearance Wednesday from the...
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Thu, 04/30/2020 - 5:23am
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Local hospital systems push state to allow earlier reopening

With a surge in COVID-19 cases yet to materialize, many hospital beds in Monroe County and the surrounding region are empty. The push for physical...
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Thu, 04/23/2020 - 12:52pm
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Local hospital staff reusing masks to conserve supply

Administrators at the University of Rochester Medical Center and Rochester Regional Health have instructed staff to reuse masks in an effort to preserve...
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Fri, 04/10/2020 - 2:36pm
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Who gets tested? COVID-19 test shortages force county to make choices

When Rebecca Goldfeder first came down with a sore throat Sunday evening, she figured she didn’t have to worry about COVID-19 unless she developed a...
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Fri, 03/20/2020 - 9:31am
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As vaping lung injuries rise, state faces obstacles in data gathering

Many of the growing number of lung injuries caused by vaping in New York state are being treated in Rochester. In the state health department’s regional...
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Wed, 10/16/2019 - 3:54pm
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