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Karson Kamenetz with Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski
The state of the suburbs in aftermath of pandemic shutdown
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This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses. Note the spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus, which impart the look of a corona surrounding the virion, when viewed electron microscopically. A novel coronavirus, named Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China in 2019. The illness caused by this virus has been named coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
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As Maryland’s omicron wave peaks, western and eastern parts of state look on with hope

As Maryland’s surge of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations begins to decline around Baltimore and Washington, D.C., after several weeks, other parts of the state may have longer to wait before relief comes. Spreading first in more densely populated and urban areas before fanning out to rural regions, the coronavirus tends to follow a similar pattern with every wave, according to public health researchers and medical experts. That means the outermost parts of Maryland may be on a different timeline than the rest of the state.

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22. Persistence with Leslie Simmons & Brian Frazee

The 2022 Maryland legislative session has begun, and in episode 22 of The Lobby, Damian catches up with Leslie Simmons, COO of LifeBridge Health, and Brian Frazee, VP of Government Affairs with the Maryland Hospital Association to check-in on our frontline team as COVID-19 continues to rage. Together, they discuss the most critical issues facing healthcare workers, the pressing priorities of the 2022 legislative session, and talk reigniting the passion for careers in healthcare after the pandemic.

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22. Persistence with Leslie Simmons & Brian Frazee

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