Clinicians in many places are seeing an alarming trend - fewer visits to the #EmergencyDepartment . Rebekah Gee, Scott Mackey, Peter Croughan, + Will Boles discuss mobilizing means for widespread awareness of #COVID19 + the effects of delayed care.
Highlight: "The numbers are showing improvement and certainly that is leading to a lot of pressure on our elected officials to shift towards reopening," @LSU_Hospitals ' Dr. Rebekah Gee says. But testing needs to ramp up before that happens, she adds. Full interview:
Dr. Rebekah Gee (LSU Health Services CEO) talks about how COVID-19 is highlighting health disparities in this country and about LSU's partnership with @KHealthInc to provide free health care in Louisiana during this ti #PoliticsNatione .
“It’s a free-for-all,” Dr. Rebekah Gee said, of the scramble among states to get ventilators. via @TPM