Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley Clarifies Questions Surrounding Asymptomatic Spread Of COVID-19The World Health Organization tried to clarify comments about the asymptomatic spread of the coronavirus on Tuesday.
Philadelphia Health Commissioner Tells Residents To Prepare For 'New Normal' When City ReopensHealth Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley said the new normal will involve smaller numbers of people in interior spaces, barriers between people like glass shields at stores, spacing and wearing masks in public.
Coronavirus Philadelphia: Philly Officials 'Can't Put A Date' On When City Can Reopen As Several Counties Threaten To Defy Stay-At-Home OrdersMayor Jim Kenney warns that opening too soon would put Philadelphia at risk.
Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says City Needs Thousands More Swab Tests As Cases Top 8,500Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley reported 518 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the citywide total to 8,563.
Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley Skips Coronavirus Symposium Due To ColdCommissioner Thomas Farley addressed the conference at the Center City Double Tree on speaker-phone.
Philly Soda Tax At Forefront Of Health Department Budget HearingThere's been a massive advertising effort both for and against the soda tax proposed for Philadelphia. But, in the end, it will be City Council that decides on it, and there was a glimpse into what members are considering at Tuesday's Health Department budget hearing.