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Manhattan surgeon discusses ethical questions potentially ahead for medical professionals

Hospitals are desperately trying to keep up with the influx of cases of COVID-19, the novel coronavirus. Dr. David Pauls, a general surgeon with Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan has volunteered to become the hospital’s senior triage officer. Surgeons like Dr. Pauls are trained in triage through mass disaster situations. “Fortunately I’ve never been [...]

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COVID-19 closures lead Aggieville companies to lay off 880 employees

The economic toll of the COVID-19 pandemic is being felt in every part of the United States, locally leading dozens of Aggieville businesses to suspend operations and lay off hundreds of employees. Manhattan Mayor Usha Reddi Tuesday via Zoom read comments written by Aggieville Business Association Director Dennis Cook, who had expressed support for a [...]

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By |2020-04-01T16:47:30-05:00April 1st, 2020|Aggieville, business, Coronavirus, COVID-19, furlough, Kansas, lay off, Local News, Manhattan, unemployment|Comments Off on COVID-19 closures lead Aggieville companies to lay off 880 employees