COVID-19

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Cheshire Medical Center to Postpone Some Elective Surgeries

A spike in COVID-19 cases among unvaccinated individuals is causing bed constraints.

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A man, sitting on a couch, covered with a blanket and coughing.

Is it COVID or a Cold? Self-Care Tips and the Best Way to Reduce Spreading Germs

Since COVID symptoms overlap with some allergy, cold, and flu symptoms, follow these tips to take care of yourself and limit spreading germs to others.

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Don Caruso, president and CEO of Cheshire Medical Center, joined a press conference with NH’s U.S. Senators and Representatives to discuss the urgent need for federal vaccine funding in the state.

Cheshire's Don Caruso, MD, MPH, joins NH Congressional Delegation Press Conference on Need for Vaccine Funding

Rejection of the funds for staff and supplies comes at an unprecedented time for the state's health care industry.

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Daniel Liberatore

Reflections on a Year of Respiratory Care on the Front Lines

Daniel Liberatore, RT, shares what Cheshire Medical Center's "small but mighty" respiratory therapy team does and how the pandemic has affected the care they are called to provide this year.

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Erika Farhm

Delta is Different: What You Need to Know About This COVID-19 Variant

During this delta-driven surge, those who care for the health of our community need your help to ensure quality medical care continues to be available to all who need it.

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Illustration of doctor giving pregnant woman a vaccination

Why D-HH Experts Consider the COVID-19 Vaccine Safe for Those Who are Pregnant

Obstetricians Julie A. Braga, MD, and Ilana Cass, MD, recently held a virtual event to share information about the safety and efficacy of the vaccines.

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Heads Up: Coping through COVID-19

D-HH Launches Third Installment of its Virtual Roundtable Series as Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic Continue

“Heads Up: Coping Through COVID-19” is a pre-recorded series of virtual conversations featuring D-HH mental health experts, community partners and other experts offering information and tips for people of all ages

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D-HH Chief Clinical Officer Edward J. Merrens, MD

D-HH Continues to Adapt to Rapidly Changing Health Care Landscape as COVID-19 Pandemic Rages On

National staffing crisis, pandemic resurgence have increased local impacts; health providers ask for understanding and patience as they make the best, difficult decisions to ensure excellent care

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D-HH Answers Questions about Third COVID-19 Vaccine Dose for Immunocompromised People

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized the use of a third dose of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for immunocompromised people, with the third dose to be administered at least 28 days following the first two doses.

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CHaD update

CHaD Releases School Re-opening Guidance

As districts in New Hampshire and Vermont prepare to reopen schools for in-person learning in a few weeks, leadership from New Hampshire’s only children’s hospital, Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock has released recommendations for schools.

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