1. Why hospitals and nursing homes are the likely coronavirus epicenters  New York Post
  2. Coronavirus quarantines more than 2 dozen Washington State firefighters  Fox News
  3. Some Kirkland firefighters who responded to coronavirus cases have flu-like symptoms  Seattle Times
  4. 12 quarantined Kirkland firefighters showing 'flu-like' symptoms  KOMO News
  5. The earliest known deaths from COVID-19 in the US went undetected for a week  The Verge
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Five residents of the Life Care Center, a nursing facility in Kirkland, Wash., have died and some 50 other residents and staff members there reportedly have coronavirus symptoms.The first nine coronavirus deaths in the United States show the biggest risks aren’t traveling abroad, or riding mass transit, or attending crowded events. The riskiest place to be is in a rehab or

Why hospitals, nursing homes are likely coronavirus epicenters

Coronavirus has swept through a nursing home in Kirkland, Washington.Coronavirus has swept through a nursing home in Kirkland, Washington.

Kirkland, Washington Is America’s Coronavirus Hot Zone

SEATTLE (AP) — Tensions over how to contain the coronavirus escalated Tuesday in the United States as the death toll climbed to nine and lawmakers expressed doubts about the government's ability... SEATTLE (AP) — Tensions over how to contain the coronavirus escalated Tuesday in the United States as the death toll climbed to nine and lawmakers expressed doubts about the government's ability...

“BREAKING: the U.S. death toll from #coronavirus is now 7, after a person who died last week was subsequently found to have died as a result of having the virus.”

Ali Velshi on Twitter: "BREAKING: the U.S. death toll from #coronavirus is now 7, after a person who died last week was subsequently found to have died as a result of having the virus."

“BREAKING NEWS: 27 more dead with #coronavirus in Italy in last day, toll at 79”

Tancredi Palmeri on Twitter: "BREAKING NEWS: 27 more dead with #coronavirus in Italy in last day, toll at 79"

“BREAKING: US death toll from #coronavirus is now 7; the person, who had underlying health conditions, died last week in Washington and has since been confirmed to have the virus.”

Dr. Mehmet Oz on Twitter: "BREAKING: US death toll from #coronavirus is now 7; the person, who had underlying health conditions, died last week in Washington and has since been confirmed to have the virus."

“Next on @GMA the coronavirus outbreak...the death toll climbing in the U.S. as cases spread across the nation. @KayleeHartung is in Washington State with the latest and @sramosABC gives us a reality check on how to protect yourself.”

Robin Roberts on Twitter: "Next on @GMA the coronavirus outbreak...the death toll climbing in the U.S. as cases spread across the nation. @KayleeHartung is in Washington State with the latest and @sramosABC gives us a reality check on how to protect yourself."

KIRKLAND, Wash. - The city of Kirkland has reported that it currently has 27 firefighters and two police officer in quarantine amid the outbreak of COVID-19 in the community.KIRKLAND, Wash. - The city of Kirkland has reported that it currently has 27 firefighters and two police officer in quarantine amid the outbreak of COVID-19 in the community.

Twenty seven firefighters, two police officers in quarantine in Kirkland amid coronavirus outbreak | News | khq.com

Dr. Vin Gupta, a public health expert at the University of Washington, says people should not panic as younger, healthier people seem to be able to weather the illness well

Expert estimates 600 people likely infected with coronavirus in Western Washington | 790 KGMI

The majority of first responders are being quarantined in their homesThe majority of first responders are being quarantined in their homes

12 Kirkland first responders are showing flu-like symptoms | Kirkland Reporter

Less than a year after Constantine Valhouli moved his 85-year-old father into a Massachusetts elder-care facility, he is considering bringing his dad back home, his confidence rattled by a deadly coronavirus outbreak at a Washington state nursing home.Less than a year after Constantine Valhouli moved his 85-year-old father into a ...

'Perfect Storm': Washington virus deaths highlight risk at nursing homes - Reuters

The US reported its first death from the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 at the end of last month—but it turns out the actual first death may have been days earlier. As NBC News reports,... Health News Summaries. | NewserMan who died in Washington state Feb. 24 found to have the virus

US' First Coronavirus Death Was Earlier Than Thought

More than two dozen firefighters in Washington State have been quarantined after they were possibly exposed to the novel coronavirus, which has killed at least six people in the state to date. More than two dozen firefighters in Washington State have been quarantined after they were possibly exposed to the novel coronavirus, which has killed at least six people in the state to date. 

A Washington State nursing care facility belonging to Cleveland, Tennessee-based Life Care Centers of America has stopped family visits and put a hold on admissions amid four coronavirus-related deaths of residents.A Washington State nursing care facility belonging to Cleveland, Tennessee-based Life Care Centers of America has stopped family visits and put a hold on admissions amid four coronavirus-related deaths of residents.

Five coronavirus deaths at Washington facility belonging to Cleveland, Tennessee, company | Chattanooga Times Free Press

“They are prisoners with no information in there,” said a relative of a resident of the nursing center where dozens of patients remain, waiting in their rooms.“They are prisoners with no information in there,” said a relative of a resident of the nursing center where dozens of patients remain, waiting in their rooms.

SEATTLE, Washington — Health officials in Washington state said Monday that four more people had died from the coronavirus, bringing the total to six fatalities in the United States – all of them in Washington state. Dr. Jeff Duchin, the health officer for the state’s Department of Public Health, said among the newly reported deaths

Coronavirus death toll in U.S. grows to half-dozen - KVIA

Two patients who died last week weren’t identified as having COVID-19 until this week. Both were residents at the Life Care nursing facility in Washington, which is experiencing an outbreak of the virus.A nursing home in Washington is at the center of an outbreak

The earliest known deaths from COVID-19 in the US went undetected for a week - The Verge

Those symptoms, including cough, fever, and shortness of breath, can also be signs of a coronavirus infection.Those symptoms, including cough, fever, and shortness of breath, can also be signs of a coronavirus infection.

Firefighters responding to coronavirus now have “flu-like” symptoms - New York Daily News

SEATTLE, Washington — Tensions over how to contain the fast-spreading coronavirus intensified Tuesday in the United States as the death toll climbed to nine and lawmakers expressed doubts about the government’s ability to ramp up testing fast enough to deal with the crisis. All of the deaths have occurred in Washington state, and most of

9 deaths have now happened in the U.S. from coronavirus - KVIA

A nursing care and rehabilitation facility in the Seattle suburbs is now the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak in the United States.A nursing care and rehabilitation facility in the Seattle suburbs is now the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak in the United States.

Nursing home in Washington state is at center of US coronavirus outbreak | | wfsb.com