RadioACTive: May 7, 2020

  • May 7, 2020
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#QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and, Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits, Finding Our Way to Equity

#QuarantineCocktails Ep 24:

Nurses Day/Week/Month/Year: May 12th is 200th Anniversary Florence Nightingale. RadioACTive checked in with Whitney Hilton, RN at Intermountain McKay-Dee Hospital. Hilton volunteered to go to NYC for 2 weeks and help with the surge they were experiencing. You can read a press release at the time when her team left here. Hilton also made national news when Taylor Swift sent her a personal letter and gifts to thank her. 

Finding Equity:

Utah State Senator, Luz Escamilla and Utah House of Representatives, Angela Romero talked about an upcoming event providing free testing to address the spread of the Corona Virus on Salt Lake City's west side. Area Codes 84104 and 84116 and Latinos are disproportionately affected by the virus. 

A panel conversation about the Salt Lake City Mayor's office response after a round table of city staff and community leaders discussed the gaps in equities that the present time of social distancing and an economic down turn are exposing. With guests: