A licensing reform bill sitting in the Senate could mitigate a potential medical professional shortage brought on by coronavirus in Missouri, Rep. Derek Grier said.
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There have been 838 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Missouri and 10 deaths.
The Department of Health and Senior Services has opened a public hotline operated by medical professionals around the clock: 877-435-8411.
Five individuals have now tested positive for coronavirus in Missouri, Gov. Mike Parson announced Saturday evening.
After a patient who had been treated at Golden Valley Memorial Hospital tested presumptive positive for coronavirus, the facility was placed on diversion and advised not to admit new patients.
Gov. Mike Parson has declared a state of emergency as the number of individuals who test positive for coronavirus in Missouri rises.
Recent school closures and remote-work directives intended to slow the spread of COVID-19 will have a harsher impact on rural Missourians than their urban and suburban peers.
Gov. Mike Parson announced a Missourian has tested “presumptive positive” for coronavirus in Springfield.
The Missouri Senate is canceling session a week before the legislative spring break out of caution as the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread across the country.
The Missouri House Chambers and Lounge have shuttered to the public out of caution after the state confirmed its first coronavirus case over the weekend.
Missouri lawmakers in both chambers will study the spread of the novel coronavirus and the state’s preparedness in the coming weeks as the disease continues to spread globally.