New Federal Rule Will Allow Essential Workers to Return to Jobs After Possible Coronavirus Exposure

08-04-2020

(WASHINGTON) — In a first, small step toward reopening the country, the Trump administration issued new guidelines Wednesday to make it easier for essential workers who have been exposed to COVID-19 to get back to work if they do not have symptoms of the coronavirus. Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the the Centers for Disease…Read more: https://time.com/5818099/essential-workers-coronavirus-exposure/

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A New York Doctor Who Died After Fever and Cough Was Never Tested for Coronavirus…

08-04-2020

Dr. Doug Bass, 64, died suddenly last month after suffering symptoms commonly caused by coronavirus, including coughing and a fever. Except he was never tested and wasn't countedRead more: https://time.com/5818062/new-york-doctor-coronavirus-death-toll/

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COVID-19–Related Airway Management Clinical Practice Guidelines SIAARTI/EAMS 2020

08-04-2020

2020 clinical practice guidelines from the SIAARTI Airway Research Group and the European Airway Management Society on coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)–related airway management.Read more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200407/covid-19-related-airway-management-clinical-practice-guidelines-siaarti-eams-2020?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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CMS Finalizes 2021 Rate Increases for Medicare Advantage

08-04-2020

CMS will continue phasing in new risk-adjustment methodology; because of the COVID-19 crisis, the agency will suspend quality data reporting for star ratings.Read more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200407/cms-finalizes-2021-rate-increases-for-medicare-advantage?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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COVID-19 Daily Noninvasive Ventilation Support Terrified in ICU

08-04-2020

These are the coronavirus stories you need to know about today.Read more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200407/covid-19-daily-noninvasive-ventilation-support-terrified-in-icu?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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Procedures in Known/Suspected COVID-19 Guidelines 2020

08-04-2020

2020 guidelines on performing procedures on patients with known or suspected COVID-19 by the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)Read more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200407/procedures-on-patients-with-known-or-suspected-covid-19-clinical-practice-guidelines-2020?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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How Do You Choose Who Gets a Ventilator

08-04-2020

The coronavirus that causes the disease COVID-19 is new, but the question of rationing ventilators is notRead more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200408/how-do-you-choose-who-gets-a-ventilator?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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COMMENTARY COVID-19 Diary Day 3 Facing the Prospect of Dying Alone

08-04-2020

After planning for staffing and patient management at his institution, oncologist Don Dizon reflects on his personal risk in managing COVID-19-positive patients.Read more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200407/covid-19-diary-day-3-facing-the-prospect-of-dying-alone?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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COVID-19 Ventilation Clinical Practice Guidelines 2020

08-04-2020

COVID-19 ventilation clinical practice guidelines by the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine and the Society of Critical Care MedicineRead more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200407/covid-19-ventilation-clinical-practice-guidelines-esicm-2020?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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COVID-19 New Toolkit Teaches Oxygenation and Ventilation Basics

08-04-2020

The new online training modules from AHA, AARC, and ASA are for healthcare providers who may be called to assist in critical care roles beyond their routine daily activities for COVID-19 patients.Read more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200407/covid-19-new-toolkit-teaches-oxygenation-and-ventilation-basics?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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Chinas Controls Prevented 700 000 COVID-19 Cases

08-04-2020

The study authors said the findings could be helpful for countries still in early phases of the COVID-19 outbreak.Read more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200408/chinas-controls-prevented-700000-covid-19-cases?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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Treating Lung Cancer in COVID-19 Times Update From ESMO

08-04-2020

Lung cancer experts issued thoughtful recommendations on how to approach lung cancer during the pandemic while still limiting exposure to COVID-19 as patients are in hospital receiving treatment.Read more: https://www.webmd.com/lung/news/20200407/treating-lung-cancer-in-covid-19-times-update-from-esmo?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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