ALERT: County Health Departments Close to Assist in Hurricane Irma Sheltering READ MORE. To control infection, Sentara staff members have contacted 110 patients, co-workers, visitors and others who might have had close contact with the nurse, who worked in Norfolk General’s labor and delivery unit, said Dr. Rodney Hochman, the hospital’s chief medical officer and administrator.
Through the Departments VALOR program, which expedites licensing for military veterans, the Department also waives initial licensing and application fees for military veterans who apply for a health care professional license within 60 months of an honorable discharge.
According to the Severe Fire Weather Potential Mapping System, fire activity is expected to be high to severe over the fires tomorrow, as illustrated in Figure 5. Thus, smoke production and fire behavior is not expected to be damped by the forecasted precipitation.
Student and faculty researchers will showcase new and ongoing research projects via a poster session, and panel sessions will feature public health experts from the University of Maryland, College Park and the University of Maryland, Baltimore campuses who are collaborating to improve population health.
On Thursday, April 10, the school’s Horowitz Center for Health Literacy will host an interactive booth at the University of Maryland’s Stamp Student Union from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm to offer health information, activities and prizes to help students learn about health literacy and how they can take charge of their health.