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Medical Update: Hospital Leaders Answer Questions About the Rapid Resurgence of Covid-19 & Renewed Health Guidelines

EMF-M ICU night shift
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BATON ROUGE, La. (April 28, 2020) Lt. Cmdr. Michael Heimes, assigned to Expeditionary Medical Facility-M, checks on a patient connected to a ventilator during an ICU night shift at Baton Rouge General Mid City campus, April 28, 2020. The 100 EMF-M personnel, part of the Department of Defense COVID-19 response, work to ease the strain of the significant patient care surge as part of the BRG Mid City family. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Daniel R. Betancourt Jr./Released)200428-M-WU117-1661

Hospital leaders discuss the latest news regarding the resurging pandemic in Maine, including the record number of patients in Maine ICUs, testing delays, the rapidly rising Covid-19 positivity rate, school outbreaks, masking recommendations and more.

Panelists:
Dr. Dora Mills, chief health improvement officer, MaineHealth
Dr. James Jarvis, senior physician executive, system incident command, Northern Light Health

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