This past week Partners institutions and experts appeared in the media sharing updates regarding COVID-19.

  • Dr. Tom Sequist, Chief Patient Experience and Equity Officer at Partners discusses newly-implemented COVID-19 testing for all admitted patients across our system. Learn more on WBUR.
  • To minimize exposure and to conserve personal protective equipment nurses and doctors at Brigham and Women’s Hospital are using iPads to communicate with patients. Learn more on CBS Boston.
  • Dr. Ali Raja, Vice-Chairman of Massachusetts General Hospital’s Emergency Medicine Department, and Samantha Cafaro, a Respiratory Therapist at Newton-Wellesley Hospital have been sharing firsthand accounts of what it is like to care for COVID-19 patients. Learn more on the Boston Globe.
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital’s virtual visitor program is connecting patients to their loved ones through technology. Learn more on WCVB.
  • Dr. Jessica Benedetto from North Shore Medical Center wrote an essay about her experience treating patients with COVID-19 and the way the hospital has come together. Learn more on Patch.
  • Cooley Dickinson Hospital is providing COVID-19 testing for homeless guests of Craig’s Doors in Amherst. Learn more on Mass Live.