Dr. Chin wrote an article in the New England Journal of Medicine discussing lessons learned from COVID-19 that can apply to all of primary care.
The article derives recommendations adapted in part from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report, Implementing High-Quality Primary Care: Rebuilding the Foundation of Health Care and The Future of Nursing 2020–2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity.
We discuss the article and the report, elaborating upon lessons shared and recommendations conveyed.
To read Dr. Chin’s article, please select the link below:
To read the referenced report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, please select the link below:
Number of COVID-19 Omicron variant cases in Europe as of November 29, 2021, by country
In late-November 2021, the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus which causes COVID-19) was designated as a variant of concern by the World Health Organization due to fears about a higher transmissibility from the variant and a possible decrease in the effectiveness of vaccines against it.