Basic Healthcare in the Time of COVID-19

“People require healthcare every single day. COVID added a new demand.”

Even during the pandemic, Houston's medical community had to continue to deliver care for other serious medical issues such as strokes, cancer, those requiring surgery and more. There was also hesitancy among the general population to visit the medical center for regular preventive care.

In Episode 9 of TESTED, we examine the challenges faced by hospital systems as they continue to meet patient needs that are not related to COVID-19, while doing so safely in the COVID-19 environment.

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