Pacific Northwest Chapter Meeting: COVID-19, the Pacific Northwest Experience April 1, 2020

April 1, 2020

COVID-19:  The Pacific Northwest Experience


Therese Franco, MD, FHM


Rajneet Lamba, MD and Judy Vu, MD, FAAP


5:00 - 6:00 PM

1) Protocols 
     a. Diagnosis/testing 
     b. Treatment 
     c. Discharge considerations 
2) Staffing and safety considerations 
     a. Preventing employee exposure 
          i. Novel staffing approaches/telehealth 
          ii. PPE 
     b. Flexing to demand 
     c. Templates and other tools to improve efficiency 
     d. Promoting provider well-being 
3) Communication strategies


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Non-physician
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
04/01/2020 - 5:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
04/01/2020 - 6:00pm EDT
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The Society of Hospital Medicine designates this live activity, for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity

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SHM is dedicated to promoting the highest quality care for all hospitalized patients. SHM is committed to promoting excellence in the practice of hospital medicine through education, advocacy and research.


Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Non-physician


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