Cleveland Clinic, Meijer Donate Food, Supplies, Masks to Cleveland’s Ward 6 Community

Thursday, April 23 at Cleveland Clinic’s Langston Hughes Center, more than 250 invited residents from Cleveland’s Ward 6 received donated supplies and food that are much needed as residents face economic hardships brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. Cleveland Ward 6 Councilman Blaine Griffin, volunteers from Cleveland Clinic, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity and Fairfax Renaissance … Read More

Cleveland Clinic and SAS share COVID-19 predictive models to help hospitals plan for current and future needs

CARY, NC, and CLEVELAND, OHIO –To fight the novel coronavirus pandemic, Cleveland Clinic and SAS have created innovative models that help hospitals forecast patient volume, bed capacity, ventilator availability and more. The models, which are freely available via GitHub, provide timely, reliable information for hospitals and health departments to optimize health care delivery for COVID-19 … Read More

University Hospitals and Cleveland Clinic Offer Prioritized COVID-19 Testing to First Responders

Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals (UH) have begun offering prioritized COVID-19 testing to first responders, including the following: EMS and Fire personnel Police Federal Law Enforcement “First responders are on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic and we believe it is vital to ensure they have immediate access to testing,” said Tom Mihaljevic, M.D., … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Names Matthew Kull Chief Information Officer

Cleveland Clinic has appointed Matthew Kull as the health system’s Chief Information Officer (CIO), effective immediately. Kull has served as Cleveland Clinic’s interim CIO since November 2019. He will continue to lead Cleveland Clinic’s information technology (IT) strategy, working with clinical partners and caregivers across the health system to enhance patient care through innovative technologies. … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Launches Campaign for Northeast Ohio Community to Help in COVID-19 Response

In response to the Northeast Ohio community’s generous requests to provide assistance during the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, Cleveland Clinic is launching a COVID-19 Community Response Campaign. “During challenging times like these, we see the good in people shine through,” said Tom Mihaljevic, M.D., CEO and President of Cleveland Clinic. “We are exceedingly grateful that … Read More

Frequently Asked Questions about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Following guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this document has been updated as of July 13, 2020. For the latest information about COVID-19 including how it spreads, prevention and treatment, and symptoms, visit the CDC’s website.  COVID-19 Basics Q: What is COVID-19? A: COVID-19 is a virus strain, first identified in … Read More