SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Like all hospitals and health systems during this unprecedented health emergency, Sutter Health anticipates a shortage of medical supplies, including personal protective equipment (PPE). “We are pursuing additional avenues to bolster and conserve our supplies, so we can meet critical community need while maintaining patient and frontline staff safety,” says Rishi Sikka, …
On average, every infected person passes coronavirus to two or three other people. If we can reduce social contacts by one-third, those who will need hospitalization could drop 20-fold. If we reduce social contacts by two-thirds, the pandemic could end.
How does one find solace in uncertainty? Focus on the 5 M’s.
Power, data cables and sanitation supplies topped Raymond Fellers long list.
No, Fellers wasn’t preparing to isolate during the COVID-19 outbreak—quite the opposite—he was opening the first ever “car clinic” at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation’s San Carlos Center.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California Governor Gavin Newsom, echoing recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is calling for the state’s bars, wineries and nightclubs to close and for restaurants to observe social distancing to help curb the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The governor is also recommending home isolation for people over …
Cameron Yee paints kindness rocks to bring inspiration and healing to patients and staff at CPMC Van Ness Campus hospital in San Francisco.
Many people are making trips to the grocery store or using food delivery services right now. So how do you know your food is virus-free when it gets to your doorstep?
One man’s struggle with seizures is silenced thanks to a medical device implanted on his brain.
SACRAMENTO, CALIF.— With the World Health Organization’s recent declaration of a COVID-19 pandemic, an avalanche of advice from a variety of sources—some of it accurate, some of it misleading or even downright dangerous— can be overwhelming for anyone. Now Sutter offers three short videos to help cut through the confusion and misinformation so people can …
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