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Walgreens misreported 8 coronavirus test results in 3 days in Monroe County

In the span of three days last month, Walgreens pharmacies in Monroe County misreported the results of eight novel coronavirus tests to a state database...
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Fri, 07/17/2020 - 1:57pm
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Connections: Dr. Michael Mendoza on coping with pandemic fatigue

So you're fatigued with the pandemic. How tired do you think Dr. Michael Mendoza is? The Monroe County Public Health Commissioner has become a leading...
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Fri, 07/17/2020 - 10:17am
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Education or enforcement? Reopening rulebreakers force health departments to choose.

When the Monroe County public health department issued a public notice earlier this week that people were potentially exposed to the novel coronavirus...
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Fri, 06/19/2020 - 11:56am
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Monroe County issues notice about potential COVID-19 exposure at a Rochester tavern

Monroe County health officials are putting the word out about potential COVID-19 exposure at a local bar and restaurant in Rochester. The commissioner...
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Tue, 06/16/2020 - 12:51pm
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Officials and business people weigh in: how to restart the Rochester economy

How soon and how safely can the Rochester area’s economy recover from the coronavirus pandemic? That was a topic explored in a live forum on WXXI-TV,...
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Thu, 05/21/2020 - 7:44pm
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COVID-19 hospitalizations rise and ICU numbers fall again in Monroe County

The number of people in hospitals for COVID-19 treatment in Monroe County rose to a new high for a fourth straight day, according to figures released...
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Wed, 05/20/2020 - 6:02pm
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Monroe County ‘on the right track’ for reopening progress, health commissioner says

Monroe County and the Finger Lakes region are mostly on track to continue reopening the economy, County Public Health Commissioner Dr. Michael Mendoza...
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Wed, 05/20/2020 - 6:54am
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Monroe County moves ahead with reopening plans as leaders urge caution

As Monroe County and the rest of the Finger Lakes region began to reopen Friday, hospital leaders and government officials said they were keeping a...
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Fri, 05/15/2020 - 2:00pm
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Monroe County mask distribution gets help from local officials

The process of Monroe County distributing more than one million masks to local residents began on Saturday, with towns and villages helping pass them...
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Sun, 05/10/2020 - 2:01am
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Online survey will track COVID-19 symptoms in Finger Lakes region

The Monroe County public health department and the nonprofit organization Common Ground Health launched an online survey on Thursday to track COVID-19...
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Thu, 05/07/2020 - 2:09pm
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