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FEMA Advisory: Coronavirus Pandemic: Whole-Of-America Response (May 21, 2020)   [open pdf - 84KB]

From the Document: "[1] On May 21, HHS [Department of Health and Human Services] announced a collaboration between the company AstraZeneca and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) to accelerate the development and manufacturing of an investigational vaccine, AZD1222.[...2] On May 20, FEMA released COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] Pandemic Operational Guidance for the 2020 Hurricane Season to help emergency managers and public health officials best prepare for disasters, while continuing to respond to and recover from COVID-19. [...3] On May 20, the Health Resources and Services Administration announced $225 million in funding through the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act to Rural Health Clinics for COVID-19 testing. These investments will support over 4,500 Rural Health Clinics across the country with expanding access to testing in rural communities."

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2020-05-21
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U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency: https://www.fema.gov/
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