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Could Rural Hospitals Deal with the Coronavirus? Leaders Say Yes

Source
The Daily Yonder
Date
Feb 5, 2020
Summary
Examines rural hospitals' ability to handle the coronavirus if there were an outbreak in their community, healthcare leaders describe that even without all of the resources of urban hospitals, they are prepared. Explains how leaders are more concerned with the influx of "the worried well" and the impact it could have on residents.
Tagged as
Emergency department and urgent care services · Emergency preparedness and response · Hospitals · Rural-urban differences · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · California · Washington