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Telehealth: The Care You Need—Without Leaving Home

by Ethan A. Booker, MD, FACEP, Medical Director, MedStar Telehealth Innovation Center & MedStar eVisit
April 30, 2020

Staying at home has made getting medical attention more complicated. Both patients and doctors are under pressure, and appointment scheduling…

Stay Active and Self-Aware During the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Tammer Elmarsafi, DPM, Podiatric Surgeon
April 29, 2020

Watching the world we live in evolve and adapt with the ever-changing COVID-19 situation has been both scary and intriguing….

Pregnancy and COVID-19: What You Need to Know

by Sara N. Iqbal, MD, Division Chief, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Rachael T. Overcash, MD, MPH, Director, Perinatal Center
April 24, 2020

The months leading up to the birth of your baby are supposed to be joyous ones. But COVID-19 has created…

My Experience With COVID-19

by Ira Rabin, MD, Vice President, Medical Operations and Clinical Resource Management
April 23, 2020

We, as doctors, nurses, and healthcare professionals, often think we will be fine. I was one of the lucky ones….

Managing Cancer Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Christopher M. Gallagher, MD, Oncologist, Medical Director of Cancer Services, Washington Cancer Institute
April 16, 2020

Managing cancer is a constant battle. As with all serious illnesses, cancer patients have critical needs that can’t wait. And…

Cleaning Your Hands and Home for Coronavirus Protection

by Pam Farrare-Wilmore, B.S., MT(ASCP), CIC, Director of Infection Control and Prevention
April 09, 2020

Keeping your hands clean is the best way to protect you and your family from COVID-19. Here’s a quick look…