May 13, 2020

Mayo Clinic COVID-19 News Media Coverage for May 13, 2020

By Vicki Chambard Torkelson
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Editors: Emily Blahnik, Karl Oestreich

Bloomberg, Has Minnesota Figured Out Coronavirus Testing?

Fierce Biotech, Thermo Fisher, WuXi and Mayo Clinic to develop open-platform COVID-19 antibody test

TIME, Inherent Flaws in COVID-19 Testing Mean Some of Those Infected Don't Get the Treatment They Need

USA Today, Coronavirus antibody tests are available around the country. Here's why they may provide a false sense of security. Additional coverage: Arizona Republic

Associated Press, NBA players, staff asked to help virus researchers. Additional coverage: NBC News, New York Times, FOX Business, CBS Sports, KPRC Houston, Star Tribune, The Hill, ESPN, Kansas City Star, Jacksonville Journal Courier, Chicago Sun-Times, WGN-Radio, KTTC

Associated Press, Face masks make a political statement in era of coronavirus. Additional coverage: New York Times, Star Tribune, Atlanta-Journal Constitution,

CNN, The psychology behind why some people won't wear masks

NPR, What It Means When Trump Doesn't Wear A Mask. Additional coverage: CNN

NBC News, The coronavirus appears to have mutated. What does that mean for contagiousness?

The Philadelphia Inquirer, How long immunity lasts after a coronavirus infection and what that means for vaccines

Wall Street Journal, Inventory or Expense: Coronavirus Pushes Mayo Clinic to Revisit Its Accounting Practices

NBC News, Treating coronavirus is draining hospital coffers of millions and threatening resources

US News & World Report, Layoffs and Losses: COVID-19 Leaves U.S. Hospitals in Financial Crisis. Additional coverage: HealthDay

Wall Street Journal, Covid-19 Raises Questions About the Value of Personalized Medicine

CBS News, Coronavirus found in semen of COVID-19 survivors; sexual transmission unclear, study says. Additional coverage: HealthDay, WebMD

ABC News, What offices may look like in a post-pandemic era, if they exist at all

CNN, What will staying in a hotel look like in the near future? Additional coverage: CNBC

CNBC, Vice President Mike Pence’s press secretary tests positive for coronavirus

The Washington Post, How risky is it right now to get non-coronavirus medical care?

NPR, Market For Blood Plasma From COVID-19 Survivors Heats Up

The New York Times, Hasidic Jews, Hit Hard by the Outbreak, Flock to Donate Plasma

CBS News, How plasma transfusions may heal COVID-19 patients

CNN, While she treated coronavirus patients, the US denied her a green card

Good Morning America, Asian American front-line workers share powerful anti-racist messages amid COVID-19. Additional coverage: ABC News Online

TIME, What Is Contact Tracing? Here's How It Could Be Used to Help Fight Coronavirus

BBC, How to work from home – comfortably

The Telegraph (UK), Coronavirus: The Latest podcast (Video)

Minneapolis Star Tribune, Mayo Clinic's coronavirus research task force is in a desperate race against time

WCCO-Radio, Dr. Andrew Badley: COVID-19 Research Task Force

MPR News, MN hospitals welcome return of elective procedures; nurses union wary of move

WCCO | CBS Minnesota, What's The Status Of COVID-19 Testing In Minnesota? Additional coverage: KMSP FOX 9 (Eden Prairie, MN)

KARE 11 (Minneapolis), Mayo Clinic, U of M on Minnesota's coronavirus testing

KSTP-TV (Minneapolis) University of Minnesota working to ramp up testing to meet Gov. Walz 20000 test per day goal Press, UMN medical dean says state's lofty coronavirus testing goal 'well on track'

Minneapolis Star Tribune, Health officials encourage more Minnesotans to seek testing for COVID-19

WCCO | CBS Minnesota, Coronavirus In Minnesota: 14-Year-Old Tests Positive For COVID-19 After Showing Zero Symptoms Press, Contact tracing 2.0: Mayo Clinic method saves time in ‘race against clock’

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal, Mayo Clinic oil investment lost $45 million as energy prices collapsed. Additional coverage: West Central Tribune (Willmar, MN)

WCCO-Radio (Minneapolis), As Coronavirus affects our lives Mayo Clinic Doctor stresses Mental Health Care

Bring Me The News, Minnesota health officials watching for 'extremely rare' syndrome possibly linked to COVID-19 in children

Med City Beat (blog-Rochester, MN), Mayo Clinic begins to ramp up its practice: what you need to know

Rochester Magazine, ‘It was our moral obligation’

Rochester Post Bulletin, Mayo launches global COVID-19 dashboard

Rochester Post-Bulletin, A behind-the-scenes look at a Mayo Clinic nurse

KAAL, VIDEO: Original Mayo One Flight Nurse Retires and Looks Back

KTTC, In remembrance of a Mayo nurse; man reflects on brother’s life. Additional coverage: FOX 47

Rochester Post Bulletin (Rochester, MN), 'I'm not letting my guard down' -- Physician's clean-up rituals bring peace of mind

Albert Lea Tribune, Mayo Clinic Health System expands in-person care options, elective surgeries

KEYC Mankato, Mayo Clinic Health System to resume elective care, surgeries Monday. Additional coverage: KTTC

KEYC Mankato, Mankato Clinic set to return to the operation room with elective surgeries, procedures

Austin Daily Herald, Mayo Clinic Health System locations in Minnesota expand in-person care options, elective surgeries. Additional coverage: Albert Lea Tribune

Winona Daily News, Mayo Clinic to reopen Caledonia facility May 18

Faribault Daily News, Mayo adds 2nd cancer-treating accelerator at Northfield center

Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder, Mayo’s Dr. LaPrincess Brewer to appear on Essence COVID-19 summit to address health disparities

KAAL-TV (Austin, MN), Mayo Clinic impact on hospitality industry during pandemic

KAAL-ABC (Austin, MN), Business owners and community leaders talk strategies to reopen

WXOW La Crosse, Honoring those serving on the frontlines during National Nursing Day

WEAU Eau Claire, Nurses are being recognized in honor of National Nurses Day

La Crosse Tribune, National Nurses Week: Mayo's Carolyn McKee displays leadership during COVID-19

La Crosse Tribune, Tomah nurses fill Mayo's need in Holmen, Nurses sacrifice their health to perform COVID-19 tests on patients (La Crosse, WI), 115th Fighter Wing to fly over La Crosse in tribute to COVID-19 heroes

WIZM-Radio, Mayo docs talk how “telehealth” goes from 2030 idea to a 2020 one — thanks COVID-19

Rice Lake Chronotype, Mayo Clinic Health System locations in Wisconsin expand in-person care options, elective surgeries

WEAU Eau Claire, Mayo Clinic receives grant to expand telemedicine during COVID-19 pandemic. Additional coverage: WQOW Eau Claire, WXOW La Crosse

Eau Claire Leader Telegram, Chippewa Valley hospitals ramping up services

WEAU (Eau Claire, WI), Mayo Clinic Health System requesting donations of homemade masks

WKBT La Crosse, Area medical clinic launches FDA-approved antibody testing

Leader-Telegram (Eau Claire, WI), Antibody tests here; experts warn caution

WKBT La Crosse, Houston County woman recalls experience suffering from a very rare stroke

WKBT La Crosse, Health experts discouraging people from wearing N95 respirator masks

Greater Milwaukee Today, ‘Mayo Clinic anxiety coach' e-tool to help children with mental health concerns

WXOW (La Crosse, WI), Mayo Clinic online tool helps children, families cope with anxiety

Jacksonville Business Journal, Florida's health providers look to get back on their feet

WJCT News, Stroke Awareness Month

South Florida Reporter, Masking Your Kids During COVID-19 (Video)

The Florida Times-Union, Most Jacksonville-area hospitals get top safety grades

Palm Beach Post, Coronavirus Florida: Hospitals join COVID-19 plasma treatment study, seek donations. Additional coverage: The Cross Timbers Gazette (Dallas, TX), The Herald-News (Joliet, Ill)

Physician's Weekly, VIRUS: COVID-19 registry first to track global ICU experience to shed light on trends in care of critically ill patients. Additional coverage: Med City Beat (blog) (Rochester, MN), West Central Tribune (Willmar, MN)

Becker’s Hospital Review, Mayo Clinic encourages plasma donations through new radio campaign

Homeland Preparedness News, Mayo Clinic, BARDA push expanded access to convalescent plasma for COVID-19 patients

Lancaster Eagle Gazette, Fairfield Medical Center participating in COVID-19 study with Mayo Clinic

Middletown Press, Middlesex Health joins Mayo Clinic convalescent plasma program

WIS-TV South Carolina, Columbia VA recently approved to join Mayo Clinic program studying effects of antibodies on COVID-19

The Keene Sentinel, Nashua hospital now using plasma with COVID-19 patients

Las Vegas Review-Journal, Local hospitals take part in national study of COVID-19 antibodies

Medium, Dying People Can Access Experimental Drugs for Covid-19, but It’s Complicated

The Scientist, Why the Accuracy of SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Tests Varies So Much

Meadville Tribune (Meadville, PA), New coronavirus test is imperfect step toward mass screening

EHR Intelligence, Patient Satisfaction Takes Major Hit During an EHR Switch. Additional coverage: Healthcare IT News, Becker’s Hospital Review

Nature, The software that powers scientific illustration, Mayo Clinic: Considerations & Cautions in Pandemic Times Regarding 3D Printed PPE

Becker’s Hospital Review, COVID-19 pushed telemedicine ahead a decade: 4 quotes on virtual care innovation from Mayo physicians

WTOP News, Type 3 Diabetes? The Link Between Insulin Resistance and Alzheimer’s

Medscape, Endocrinologists Navigate Deferments, Telehealth Amid COVID-19

Neurology Today, In and Out of the Hospital, Neurohospitalists Shift Course for the Surge in COVID-19

Neurology Today, Neurologists Call for ALS Registry to Research Environmental Toxins Associated with Disease

Medical Xpress, Why you need to keep your child's vaccine schedule during COVID-19. Additional coverage: News-Press Now (St. Joseph, MO)

Becker’s Healthcare, Mayo Clinic tests AI to map how coronavirus affects heart health

WBUR (Boston), Singing Surgeon 'Dr. Elvis' Releases New Album To Raise Money For Coronavirus Response Fund

Odessa American (TX), Thermedical Announces SERF VT Study Presented as Part of HRS 2020 Science Late-Breaking Clinical Trial Sessions

Colorado Springs Gazette, Four tips for maximizing virtual health care visits

The Daily World (Aberdeen, WA), Tips on how to wear and care for your cloth mask

Jornol do Sudoeste, Resultados falso-negativos de exames da COVID-19 podem levar a uma falsa sensação de segurança. Additional coverage: Segs

IG Delas, Posso fazer exercícios mesmo se tiver doente? Médicos tiram dúvidas

CNN Mé, La psicología detrás de que algunas personas no usen máscaras faciales.  Additional coverage: El Intransigente América News (Miami), Loving Valencia (Spain)

El Nuevo (Puerto Rico), Paciente de Ponce experimenta mejoría luego de transfusión de plasma — Additional coverage: Telemundo Puerto Rico

CNN Mé, ¿Cómo será la estadía en un hotel en el futuro cercano?

Editors: Vicki Chambard TorkelsonKevin Punsky

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