Houston boarding #COVID patients in Emergency Departments. This is a dire crisis for patients and staff.
I have great respect for Dr Jamie McCarthy...so sad to hear this situation.
#Texas is in deep trouble with #COVID19
Leadership and Action are needed immediately.
I feel sorry and angry for my friends and fellow HCWs in Texas who have to mop up this avoidable tragedy. Many will become ill, some will die.
It was preventable. twitter.com/aaronecarroll/…
#FOAMed Case: annemergmed.com/article/S0196-…
• 68 y/o male with chest pain that began 1 hour before arrival
• Chest radiograph result was normal. An ECG demonstrated sinus bradycardia with 1-mm ST depressions in leads II, III, and AVF
Massachusetts is offering free and confidential COVID-19 testing starting today to communities seeing a high number of people testing positive for COVID-19.
Testing locations here: bit.ly/3gDzUhZ
@emresidents works with and for #EmergencyMedicine residents to ensure they become the best possible physician and leader. EMRA’s Summer 2020 cycle is open for awards and scholarships to recognize standouts in the specialty. Submit a nomination by July 15.
Brigham Resident @AbraarKaran serves as a medical fellow in the #DPH, collaborating with the commissioner, state medical director and state epidemiologist, to assist the state with its epidemic response strategy for the #COVID19 pandemic. fal.cn/394xd
"It may be that attendings who spent more time teaching pushed their documentation duties until later; if so, attendings who taught more paid a price with more uncompensated time spent documenting after shifts."
Unless teachers all more efficient, hard to imagine this isn't true