Coronavirus: What you need to know - Health Professionals & Allied Employees

Coronavirus: What you need to know

Healthcare workers across the country are responding to the unfolding public health emergency caused by the new SARS-CoV-2 virus, and the highly contagious respiratory disease, COVID-19, caused in 20% of those infected.

Look to these pages for resources and responses as HPAE, AFT and unions across the country work to fight for safeguards to our own health and the health of our communities.


HealthCare Heroes ~ Nurses Week 2020
May 12 2020

In these difficult, harrowing days of a still raging COVID-19 pandemic, the Health Professionals and Allied Employees union marks Nurses Week 2020 by honoring the sacrifices and service of our HealthCare Heroes.

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Our COVID-19 Priorities
Apr 06 2020

Workers are on the front lines of the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic often going above and beyond the call of duty and making sacrifices that place their own health and safety at risk.

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COVID-19 Resource Page
Mar 20 2020

A longer list of federal, state, academic and NGO produced resources that reflects the best thinking and practices related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Updated regularly.

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Coronavirus Is Hiding in Plain Sight
Mar 17 2020

Scientists tracking the spread of the coronavirus reported on Monday that, for every confirmed case, there are most likely another five to 10 people in the community with undetected infections.

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CDC: 110 suspected nCoV cases in 26 states being probed
Jan 30 2020

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said today during a press conference that the United States now has 110 persons under investigation (PUIs) from 26 states being tested for the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) responsible for ...

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