As a health care system, we have united during the COVID-19 public health threat to embrace social distancing and “flatten the curve.” In order to conserve scarce resources and limit viral transmission, we health care providers have canceled elective surgeries, postponed health screenings, and moved patient encounters to online platforms. While we are fighting to save critically ill patients affected by the virus inside the hospital, we are attempting to …
Post Author: Jake R. Erickson and Kirstyn E. Brownson, MD
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