Hi, friends –
Today I am starting a new regular feature on myhealthymatters.org. I, like you, have found life turned upside-down as we collectively struggle through the COVID-19 pandemic. In my role as a physician in a safety-net hospital, it has consumed my time as well as the mental and emotional energy of all 6,000 Hennepin Healthcare employees.
I offer this series, “A doctor’s diary from a pandemic” to you for some perspectives from inside a US healthcare system. This will not be a data-packed feature (go to cdc.gov for reliable COVID-19 information). Rather, it will be my barely-edited reflections in real-time. Hopefully you will find it informational, perhaps a source of solace, or at least mildly amusing. Read on and look for posts nearly daily.
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