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ChenMed’s Approach to COVID-19
4/15 – Primary Care Cures | Episode #64: “Wait! Chen Medical Panel Size is 400-500 and in Soon is in 10 States with Over 70 Providers Serving Mostly Medicare.”
4/19 – Coronavirus Conversations: “How COVID-19 is Reframing Healthcare in America’ with Dr. Chris Chen, CEO of ChenMed“
A Dose of Perspective: News You Can Trust on Coronavirus
The news about coronavirus can be overwhelming. We are sharing just a few important, trustworthy things to keep you informed.
Based on a detailed review of available evidence to date, CDC has updated and expanded the list of who is at increased risk for getting severely ill from COVID-19.
U.S. coronavirus testing could fail again, as surging demand creates new backlogs and delays. The United States is once again at risk of outstripping its COVID-19 testing capacity…
Vice President Mike Pence asserts that increased testing explains a surge in cases, but experts and evidence say otherwise. Houston’s top official has self-quarantined.
NIAID director Anthony Fauci said during an interview at the Aspen Ideas Festival broadcast Sunday night he’d settle for a “70, 75% effective vaccine” against the novel coronavirus.
The coronavirus pandemic will likely reduce total U.S. health care spending — at least for a while. The big picture: The pandemic is a health care crisis, but it’s costing less than the other, routine care that’s been postponed because of it.
CHENMED IN THE SPOTLIGHT
We are the leaders in senior care and our voice is being heard. We want you to know who is doing amazing things and what we are saying.
COVID-19 has tested us like we haven’t been tested in generations. Its final test will determine if we are capable of providing our patients with exceptional care from peak to vaccine and beyond.
A single isolated antibody test is not currently that useful for individuals or small groups, but that does not render this test useless as part of a larger population or serial testing strategy.
As a primary care physician, I’ve seen my fair share of patients who, after switching from a fee-for-service model to our value-based care model, see remarkable long-term improvements in their health…
Education & support for patients
The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. Taking steps to stay well can help you and your loved ones avoid getting sick.
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WHAT IS THE CORONAVIRUS?
Coronavirus is a class of viruses that are often associated with the common cold. This past winter there was a newly identified coronavirus that has not been in human populations previously. Currently there are no immunizations or specific treatments.
What symptoms should we be looking for?
Symptoms include – Fever, cough, and shortness of breath. If you feel like you are developing symptoms, call your doctor.
What should I do if I am at risk?
If you are at higher risk for serious illness from COVID-19 because of your age or because you have a serious long-term health problem, it is extra important for you to take actions to reduce your risk of getting sick with the disease. Steps that you can take is to self-isolate or work remotely
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