Assuming Gorman is awarded tax credits and city affordable housing funds, construction would begin in 2019 and open in 2020. The county originally purchased the property in 2015 with plans to site the homeless day resource center. Kudos to County Supervisor Heidi Wegleitner for her leadership in making sure the property was dedicated to affordable housing uses once the homeless day resource center location changed.
Laura McCaffrey with the Indiana Hospital Association said Wednesday that an immunity provision in the bill should provide peace of mind for facilities that have been hesitant to allow more caregiver or family visitation. According to the bill, facility staff would not be liable for spread of COVID 19 among residents or visiting family members, as long as they’re acting in good faith and without negligence. Should the bill become law, its reach would not override contradictory mandates by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
“How we can possibly be giving a billion pounds a month when we in this sort of debt to bongo bongo land is completely beyond me. “To buy Ray Ban sunglasses, apartments in Paris, Ferraris and all the rest of it that goes with most of the foreign aid. F18s for Pakistan.
Given that there are many cries to “defund the police” and we are in a substantial city budget hole this year due to COVID 19 (and are facing an estimated $25M deficit for 2021), it is unlikely there will be extra funding available for the police. Note that the police are already scheduled for a union negotiated pay raise of 3.75% in 2021, which could come at the expense of reducing other MPD capabilities or other departments since we have few options for revenue increases. The choices are likely to come down to reducing other city services, which can involve laying off employees, or maintaining/adding to the police budget.
With the increasing number of cases for privacy breaches of healthcare data, different countries and corporations have issued privacy laws and regulations to define the best practices for the protection of personal health information. The health insurance portability and accountability act and the privacy principles established by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) are examples of such regulation frameworks. In this paper, we assert that utilizing the cloud based healthcare services to generate accurate health insights are feasible, while preserving the privacy of the end users’ sensitive health information, which will be residing on a clear form only on his/her own personal gateway.