Music Center hopes UL indoor air program eases COVID fears

The Music Center in downtown Los Angeles is expected to announce Thursday that it is the first performing arts organization in the country to receive a UL “healthy building” verification, representing high standards for air quality at four venues — Walt Disney Concert Hall, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Mark Taper Forum and Ahmanson Theatre.

Don’t throw away your mask just yet, though.

“This isn’t necessarily a COVID program. It’s not about putting up a force field for keeping a building completely safe from COVID. You can’t do that,” said Sean McCrady, director of assets and sustainability, real estate and properties at UL, the safety science company that issues the Verified Healthy Buildings for Indoor Air Verification Mark, which will be posted at the entrances of Music Center venues.

McCrady reiterated the scientific consensus that air purification and good ventilation can reduce airborne germs in indoor spaces. In

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LPSS expands Career Center medical program to meet healthcare demand

The Lafayette Parish School System has expanded the medical program at the W.D. & Mary Baker Smith Career Center because of the need for qualified healthcare professionals needed following the pandemic.

This fall, students will be able to take classes to become Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT), Patient Care Technicians (PCT) and Medical Assistants (MA). The EMT class was previously only available at Lafayette High School through the Health Careers Magnet Academy.

LPSS says it is now one of three courses offered by the Career Center to prepare students for careers in emergency medicine and healthcare.

In addition to EMT, classes for Patient Care Technicians and Medical Assistants will be open to LPSS high school juniors and seniors this fall. Because healthcare professionals are in high demand, many employers even offer signing bonuses for new recruits. Acadian Ambulance, for example, is offering $1,000 sign-on bonuses for recent high school graduates with

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Virtual Home-Based Bodybuilding Workout Online Fitness Health Program Launched

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CocoFit has launched a new online fitness program to help clients become fit and healthy and live a healthier lifestyle. The fitness programs are well suited for anyone looking to improve their health and wellbeing, lose weight, improve strength and mobility.

A new online fitness program has been launched by CocoFit, aiming to help clients get fit and healthy and live a happier, healthier life. CocoFit offers a range of fitness based programs including personalized programs and nutrition plans.

For more information please visit the website here: https://www.cocofitonline.com

Clients will find that CocoFit offers new online fitness programs that are tailored for particular goals such as building muscle, losing fat, and becoming stronger or leaner. In addition to this, CocoFit offers workout programs and nutrition programs depending on the needs

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