The large increase, state Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine said during an online briefing, was partially due to delayed reporting over the weekend.
On Tuesday, First Lady Frances Wolf said that volunteering with these organizations was a great way to help local communities and get out of the house, provided the proper safety precautions are taken.
The city ZIP code with the highest number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases on Tuesday was 19131 in West Philadelphia (152 out of 473), city data show.
An employee suspended for wearing a mask; inmates crowded even closer together in a time of social distancing, and nearly 225 cells sit empty.
Governors in five states -- including New York and New Jersey -- have used executive power to give nurse practitioners broader practice authority.
More calls have been coming in to Philadelphia's domestic violence hotline as people have been confined to their homes during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The state should put aside its past budgetary woes and implement a direct pass-through payment to our long-term care providers, workers and residents.
When “normal” legislative work is resumed, the Pennsylvania State Grange urges lawmakers to make high-speed access to broadband an urgent priority.
Decades ago, the University of Michigan political scientist John Kingdon argued that policy change results from a convergence of three streams of activity.
Erie County has entered the “community spread phase” of the COVID-19 pandemic, County Executive Kathy Dahlkemper said Monday.