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COVID-19 hospital visitor rules: Families want more access

MIAMI -- Banned from the Florida hospital room where her mother lay dying of COVID-19, Jayden Arbelaez pitched an idea to construction employees working nearby.“Is there any way that I could get there?” Arbelaez asked them, pointing to a small third-story window of the hospital in Jacksonville.The workers gave the 17-year-old a yellow vest, boots,…
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COVID-19 deaths straining some Florida hospital morgues

MIAMI -- Mounting deaths from the latest surge in COVID-19 have strained capacity at hospital morgues and funeral homes across central Florida.While Florida's record levels of new cases and hospitalizations for the disease have leveled off over the past week, averages of daily reported deaths have continued to climb. Hospitals in Florida have…
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DeSantis top donor invests in COVID drug governor promotes

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has been criticized for efforts to ban mask mandates and vaccine passportsBy BRENDAN FARRINGTON The Associated PressAugust 17, 2021, 11:46 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis — who has been criticized for opposing mask mandates and vaccine passports — is now touting a…
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