COVID-19 is set to be a major cause of death among New Jerseyans this year. What are the more usual causes?
The coronavirus pandemic is taking a heavy toll on nursing homes and other assisted living residences, which account for close to 12% of confirmed cases ...
According to police chief, discovery of 17 bodies in a temporary morgue at Sussex County facility demonstrates how overwhelmed and understaffed the nursing home was
Residents line up in the middle of the night, hoping to qualify for one of the 500 tests that are assigned starting at 8:00 a.m.
Providers struggle with workforce shortages, search for protective gear, unexpected costs and uncertain revenues
The test, which can yield results in 24 to 48 hours, should soon be more widely available
Fast-tracked measure easily passes both houses, but some lawmakers question both process and scope of legislation
Guidelines call for triage teams to save lives and life-years; Murphy and Persichilli insist no patient would be excluded based on age, race, sex, gender ...
But fentanyl, one of the drugs given to patients so they can withstand the pain of having a breathing tube inserted, is in short supply ...
Some patients who qualify for rare treatment have already been infused with plasma drawn from recovered coronavirus patients; doctors are awaiting results