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ChenMed’s Approach to COVID-19

3/27 – Coronavirus Update | Dr. Chris Chen: Latest Update on Coronavirus
3/26 – Coronavirus Update | Dr. Gordon Chen: “How ChenMed is fighting the Coronavirus Pandemic”
3/19 – Coronavirus Conversations: “A Podcast with Dr. Chris Chen”
3/6 – Coronavirus Update | Dr. Christopher Chen: “Extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures”.

A Dose of Perspective: News You Can Trust on Coronavirus

NEW YORK TIMES

The New York Times is providing free access to the most important news and useful guidance on the coronavirus outbreak to help readers understand the pandemic.

Virus test results in minutes? Scientists question accuracy

Some political leaders are hailing a potential breakthrough in the fight…

U.S. Coronavirus Cases Exceed 100,000; Boris Johnson Tests Positive

Confirmed infections globally top 590,000 as Trump signs $2 trillion stimulus package approved by Congress

How will Coronavirus eND?!

The U.S. may end up with the worst COVID-19 outbreak in the industrialized world. This is how it’s going to play out. Three months ago, no one knew that SARS-CoV-2 existed. Now the virus has spread to almost every country…

Keeping the Coronavirus from Infecting Health-Care Workers

The message is getting out: #StayHome. In this early phase of the coronavirus pandemic…

CHENMED IN THE SPOTLIGHT

ChenMed BLOG

Leaders across the country are taking actions that intrude on our daily lives like we’ve never seen before. Curfews, forced closure of businesses and public spaces, guidance to…

Telemedicine Expands During Coronavirus Threat

A doctor is just a click away thanks to telemedicine and as the coronavirus threatens to overwhelm the U.S. healthcare system, the option for remote health services is in demand.

GROWING FASTER

Nehal Gheewala, DO is our Medical Director in Tampa. He explains why his patient lobby is completely empty in the middle of this hashtagcoronavirus pandemic. In the last week, ChenMedhas been able to convert from 90% center-based patient care to 90% virtual visits. This major shift will allow us to care for patients in a much larger geographic… 

Value-based care is about managing the patient rather than simply the diagnosis

Value-based care is about managing the patient rather than simply the diagnosis, putting quality of care over volume of services,” this article explains. Read how ChenMed is a leader in value-based care.

LOS EXPERTOS RESUELVEN TUS DUDAS

Chen Senior Medical Center’s Dr. Say Salomon has been featured on Telemundo TV offering his expertise advise on the #coronavirus.

Coronavirus Conversations: Chris Chen

CC: We take care of the old, the poor and the sick. We provide them with a concierge…

Education & support for patients

STAYING WELL

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.

TREATMENT

Get important guidance on self-care at home, and when to get help. Applies to patients, staff, and family.

WHERE TO GET TESTED

CDC is responding to an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus. Find a local testing center by visiting the CDC website here.

CDC RESOURCES

For consistently up to date official information regarding the coronavirus and other details, visit the CDC.

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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

Still have questions?

Contact the Coronavirus Task Force by clicking below.