Episode 5: Houston’s Big Advantage in the COVID Fight

“We wanted anyone’s expertise. It was less about my hospital.
It was… what can we do collectively to make the right decisions”

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Houston had one major advantage that most other major cities did not. Our centralized Medical Center with some of the nation's leading hospitals and health experts.

In Episode 5 of TESTED, we examine the ways the hospitals shared information and opened their lines of communication to fight the pandemic.

We hear from Paul Klotman, President, CEO & Executive Dean of the Baylor College of Medicine; Doug Lawson, CEO of St. Luke's Health; and Marc L. Boom, President & CEO of Houston Methodist. They share the story of how they came together to tackle a once in a century crisis.

To watch this and other episodes and for resources, visit the TESTED webpage here.