Community-Centered Care: Changing Perspectives on Preparation and Mitigation

This has been written by doctors working at the main Hospital in Bergamo which is the epicenter of the Italian epidemic. It is definitely worth reading.

In a pandemic, patient-centered care is inadequate and must be replaced by community-centered care. Solutions for Covid-19 are required for the entire population, not only for hospitals. The catastrophe unfolding in wealthy Lombardy could happen anywhere. Clinicians at a hospital at the epicenter call for a long-term plan for the next pandemic.

The full article:

At the Epicenter of the Covid-19 Pandemic and Humanitarian Crises in Italy

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