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EOP: Providing Federal Support for Governors' Use of the National Guard To Respond to COVID-19 Federal Register
Mar 26, 2020 - Executive Order from the Office of the President provides information about the use of National Guard units to support the response to COVID-19 in California, New York, and Washington.
Source: Federal Register
People Are Fleeing Coronavirus Hotspots for Rural Areas That Don't Want Them to Come. Experts Say It's a Natural 'Fight or Flight' Response.
Mar 26, 2020 - People are fleeing big cities and heading to smaller, rural towns in an effort to escape the coronavirus. Experts describe how this is a natural response to an emergency, but that it could further spread the disease and overwhelm health care facilities in rural areas.
Source: Business Insider
Feb 4, 2020 - A new Center for Indigenous Cancer Research will open at the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in New York to address cancer health disparities in Indigenous communities. The center will work with partners across North America, hosting educational events and health screenings, conducting research, and developing action plans.
Source: Roswell Park
Jan 28, 2020 - Features the University at Buffalo School of Nursing, which has expanded its clinical sites and improved nursing services for Native American and underserved populations across the state. Describes how federal funding can help to address nursing shortages in underserved areas and explains the importance of practicing cultural competence in healthcare.
Source: University at Buffalo
Last Updated: 3/27/2020