1. Any CDC, local health department, CCAOM or other agency updates?
US 1,467,065 confirmed cases 88,709 deaths
TX 47,784 confirmed cases 1,336 deaths Travis County 2,425 deaths 77
2.Updates on action items:
As of today, May 18 Gyms/Exercise facilities, Manufacturers, Office-based employers are added to businesses allowed to conditionally reopen.
“As we open Texas, we are each called upon to be Texans: to act responsibly as we re-engage in the economy, to continue following all health precautions and sanitizing guidelines, and to care for our vulnerable neighbors. Lives depend on our actions. I know you will respond as Texans.” – Governor Greg Abbott https://gov.texas.gov/organization/opentexas
3. Communication status? Any new issues (e.g. Known traveling or potential exposures)
- We still need more grocery bags for our Food Pantry. Please give if you can.
4. Good news, positive experiences in last 24 hours
-Lesley has peaches and zucchini and cactus tuna!
-Pam Ferguson is writing an article for Acupuncture Today regarding how TCM schools have been handling the continuation of learning virtually and all the other things schools are doing to support students during this challenging time. She is highlighting AOMA.
-Today is HIV vaccine day, visit your relatives day, no dirty dishes day, cheese souffle day international museum day and Canadian National Patriot’s Day and Discovery Day!