City of Philadelphia Press Briefing April 29, 2020

PHILADELPHIA – The Philadelphia Department of Public Health today announced 358 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 novel coronavirus in Philadelphia. That brings the number of confirmed cases to 13,803. The Department of Public Health again noted clusters of positive cases in congregate settings, including nursing homes, behavioral health facilities, and the Department of Prisons. FiveContinue reading “City of Philadelphia Press Briefing April 29, 2020”

Governor Wolf Unveils Plan for PA’s COVID-19 Recovery

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf provide an address on COVID-19 relief, reopening the economy, and recovery efforts. News Release from https://www.governor.pa.gov/newsroom/ Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced a Plan for Pennsylvania that will provide citizens and businesses relief, allow for a safe and expedient reopening, and lay a road to recovery from the challenges and hardships created by theContinue reading “Governor Wolf Unveils Plan for PA’s COVID-19 Recovery”

Found In Translation – The Essentials

WPPM Producer and host of Found In Translation, Ray Collazo and Sulaih Picorelli are joined by Dr. Amit Kharod and Ebelyss Martinez to discuss the state of healthcare and healthcare workers during COVID19 season. UnidosUS Carlos Guevara also updates us on life for immigrants during crisis. FIT airs on WPPM FM every Tuesday at 11am.Continue reading “Found In Translation – The Essentials”

Mayor Kenney Press Conference for April 17, 2020

Video of the City of Philadelphia COVID-19 Press Briefing for April 17, 2020 with remarks by Mayor Jim Kenney and Public Health Director, Dr. Tom Farley. The Press briefing is in English and Spanish. PHILADELPHIA – The Philadelphia Department of Public Health today announced 518 additional presumptive confirmed cases of COVID-19 novel coronavirus in Philadelphia.Continue reading “Mayor Kenney Press Conference for April 17, 2020”

Dr. Leslie McClure and Dr. Michael LeVasseur talk about Social Distancing during the Pandemic

WPPM Hosts Vanessa Maria Graber and Larry McGlynn interview Dr. Leslie McClure and Dr. Michael LeVasseur about social distancing in Philadelphia during the Covid-19 pandemic. The doctors are both faculty in the Department of Epidemiology and BioStatistics at the Drexel University School of Medicine.

Learn about your Legal Rights during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Join Community Health Training Alliance for a conversation with attorney Zane Johnson, Managing Attorney of M. Zane {+} Associates, about your legal rights during the pandemic. We will touch on topics such as individual stimulus checks, unemployment compensation benefits, court, and judicial services, internet privacy, leases and mortgages, sick leave, and more. Mary F. Chicorelli, founder andContinue reading “Learn about your Legal Rights during the COVID-19 Pandemic”

Ciudad ofrece actualización sobre el COVID-19 – 14 de abril 2020

Ciudad ofrece actualización sobre el COVID-19 para el martes 14 de abril de 2020 FILADELFIA – El Departamento de Salud Pública de Filadelfia anunció hoy 317 casos de COVID-19. Eso eleva el número de casos confirmados a 7,130. El Comisionado de Salud, Dr. Thomas Farley, advirtió que no todos los laboratorios informaron los totales hoy,Continue reading “Ciudad ofrece actualización sobre el COVID-19 – 14 de abril 2020”