Tracking COVID-19 in Ohio
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The WhatsApp message comes as cases are on the rise in many Orthodox communities and flies in the face of public health messaging.
Indoor visitation will be allowed in Ohio's nursing facilities beginning Oct. 12. Read more
Visits will be free through the end of December, but the capacity will be reduced to 25%.
The post NYC’s Jewish Museum to reopen Oct. 1 following 6-month closure due to coronavirus appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Read more
The survey indicates that the national-religious faction could pose a significant challenge for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's ruling party come next Election Day.
The post Israeli poll: Right-wing Yamina Party closing in on Likud appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
The closure is to go into effect on Friday at 2 p.m. and last for at least three weeks. Most businesses will be closed, prayers and public protests restricted and outgoing flights will be canceled.
The post Israel approves stricter lockdown measures to curb sharp rise in COVID-19 morbidity appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
IDF Home Front Command data shows many Israelis who have tested positive for coronavirus violate quarantine directives and conceal the number of people they may have infected.
The post IDF study: Many Israelis lie during epidemiological investigations appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
Ohio has 146,753 total cases of COVID-19 and 4,687 total deaths, the Ohio Department of Heal… Read more
The Ohio State University Department of Athletics announced the details of its fiscal year 2… Read more
An effort to help Jews who due to coronavirus restrictions cannot visit Jerusalem this holiday season.
The post Jewish Agency collects prayers to place in Western Wall ahead of Yom Kippur appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
The government considers imposing new restrictions on the private sector, as well as limiting prayer services on Yom Kippur, which could spark a coalition crisis.
The post Israel poised to tighten lockdown as daily COVID-19 tally soars to 6,923 appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
Six heavily Orthodox neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Queens are currently contributing 20% of all new COVID-19 cases in New York City, according to city data.
Experts have emphasized that being outdoors is safer than being indoors during the COVID-19 … Read more
The president reiterated that the recent normalization and economic deals represent “the dawn of the new Middle East.”
The post In pre-recorded UN speech, Trump touts Mideast regional accomplishments appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
“At a time like this, the State of Israel must lend a hand to its people and help those who need it,” says President Reuven Rivlin, clarifying that fines violations of COVID-19 regulations will not be reduced.
The post Due to pandemic, Israel’s president, justice minister announce pardons process for debt due to fines appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
So far, nearly 800 doctors and nurses have contracted the virus and over 3,000 medical personnel have been ordered into isolation • “This is a fiasco in the making,” warns the chairman of the Israel Physicians Association.
The post Spike in COVID-19 cases could bring Israel’s hospitals to their knees, official warns appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
Hospitals were ordered to suspend elective surgeries and open additional coronavirus wards due to the surge in cases.
The post Israel has nearly 7,000 violations of national lockdown over Rosh Hashanah appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Read more
Ohio has 145,165 total cases of COVID-19 and 4,623 total deaths, the Ohio Department of Heal… Read more
On the third day of Israel’s second nationwide coronavirus lockdown, Health Ministry Director General Hezi Levi calls the pandemic “one of the most complex emergencies ever experienced by the health system.”
Ohio has 144,309 total cases of COVID-19 and 4,615 total deaths, the Ohio Department of Heal… Read more
The Ministry of Health says 5,238 new cases have been confirmed between Thursday and Friday, setting yet another negative record. Restriction on movement is somewhat relaxed from 500 yards from one's home to 1,000 yards.
The post Israelis brace for High Holidays in shadow of second lockdown appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine noted a shift throughout the state as 11 counties move from “yellow” L… Read more
Yuli Edelstein urges all sectors of society to cease asking what is and isn't allowed during the lockdown “and instead ask themselves, ‘What can I do so we will see a drop in the infection rate?’ ”
The post Israeli health minister: Public must understand we are at war appeared first on JNS.org. Read more
If you have questions regarding COVID-19, call 833-4ASKODH (833-427-5634) or visit coronavirus.ohio.gov.
- COVID-19 information from Franklin County Public Health
- COVID-19 information from the Ohio Department of Health
- COVID-19 information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- How COVID-19 spreads
- Symptoms of COVID-19
- What to do if you are sick
- Steps to prevent illness
- People at higher risk for COVID-19 and special populations
- Checklist for faith-based and community organizations
- How to talk to children about COVID-19
- Top 10 things to buy to prepare for COVID-19
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