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Department of Medicine Grand Rounds-COVID Discussion and Update - Shared screen with speaker view
jkornbluth
04:01
working
Debbie Poutsiaka
04:02
I can use it
Brian Chow
04:02
yes
rrichardson
04:05
yes
Debbie Poutsiaka
05:18
Is there a way to mute the chime that occurs when people join the meeting?
Manny Pacheco
09:58
no audio?
jpoyant
10:19
use the phone number to call in for audio
jkerr1
11:13
use call in number 1-646-558-8656 conf # 833432410
rbloch
11:49
i am able to hear without calling in.
Taimur Dad
12:52
Hit the audio button on the bottom left and click on "join with computer audio"-will work as long as you have some form of a speaker
iPhone
13:08
Is Tufts planning to roll out a tent or other containment area for testing that is outside the normal emergency department entrance?
Taimur Dad
13:20
Update on testing?
Debbie Poutsiaka
13:40
Can you discuss measures that will maximize the security of our PPE supply?
RRZ
14:23
Cough etiquette : cough into crook of elbow … but then why are people being told to offer elbow bumps?
dweiner
14:43
ACE and ARB are not good drugs in people with acute hemodynamic threats
IM
14:44
when will expanded testing be available
jen
15:41
what is the turn around time for testing , any leads on rapid testing ?
IM
15:53
will parking be cheaper to encourage private car use rather than T
rlechan
16:00
Should special precautions be followed for physicians who are pregnant?
chin
16:39
cough left elbow, bump right elbow
rrichardson
17:24
I take the commuter rail and have a private car. If I were to drive in is there a system in place for discounted parking?
iPhone
18:58
do you believe home isolation is effective to contain the epidemic? how do we protect our family members?
bho
19:08
Are they any special precautions required if you are two degrees removed from a confirmed COVID-19 case (i.e. had contact with someone who in turn had direct contact with someone asymptomatic who was tested positive)
IM
20:17
any evidence regarding COVID and pregnancy
Elena Byhoff
20:24
are we coordinating and sharing information with the other hospitals in Boston? China had success designating specific hospitals for COVID patients.
Eric Mahoney
21:52
In order to safeguard the judicious use of PPE and protect staff, will patients under investigation for covid-19 be admitted to specified units and designated staff who have been rigorously trained in proper PPE use.
IM
26:21
for people who don't meet criteria for PUI testing, what instructions should we give for isolation/discharge
jen
26:25
is there a chance rapid testing will be available
kschelling
26:48
Should residents/attendings on the wards consider wearing scrubs instead of our usual work wardrobes?
Tom Posever
27:13
When does the clock start on the 14 days?
ms
31:20
Will changes be made to infusion center treatment schedules for patients?
jkerr1
31:48
With the continuous ongoing changes in regards to PPE can there be an algorithm to stream line information
rrichardson
31:50
What we have been doing in the ID outpatient clinic with needing labs is checking with the patient where they want to go (quest closest to them or if they have VNA) we faxed our orders to different quests this morning
IM
32:06
can you comment on the just posted DPH guidelines regarding testing of HCW with even mild symptoms of respiratory sx without fever
NOrr2016
32:50
In the event of mask shortage, is it more harmful to reuse a mask or not use one at all?
Eric Mahoney
33:32
In planning for volume surge, has there been discussion about all new admissions require approval by chief medical office?
dthaler
34:13
A household member has a sore throat (NOT known to be a COVID 19 pt) but I FEEL FINE - i can still come to work, right?
rlechan
34:45
We have been told to call Employee Health for any questions related to COVID-19, but one only receives a voice message. One of our Fellows has been waiting 4h at home now and still has not hear back.
romanschumann
37:18
For critical care: please avoid last minute emergency intubations in suspected pts. Donning PPE takes time. Likewise preserve O2 by mostly using low flows, as our sources in Italy report a beginning shortage of O2 supply !
Brian Chow
39:13
Doximity also has a phone "spoofer" that will display the hospital's call back number.
IM
39:32
will housestaff need to make up quarantine time
IM
40:51
can you clarify abandoning PPE for non-COVID viruses
IM
41:03
particularly with our transplant / ICU patients
slau
42:29
*67 is the correct code to block your phone number NOT *69
Eric Mahoney
43:25
Initially, will patients be admitted to dedicated units?
IM
43:39
can we defer masks for paitent present in a central line aside from the person placing it?
rrichardson
44:23
usually just have the patient look the other direction for PICC dressing changes and pulls. Not sure of placements
IM
45:12
sorry correctiotn - for the nurses who are present for a line placement
iPhone
48:43
along the lines of procedures, should the most senior clinician perform all invasive procedures? (ie attending/fellow instead of residents)
IM
49:05
are rotations outside of tufts for housestaff still in place. eg travel to newton wellesley
dahearn
49:17
Is there any chance that attendings can get some time in the Sim center to update our skills specifically for line placement, and an abbreviated ACLS for those of us who are not up to date on this
kschelling
53:17
should we wear scrubs on service?
iPhone
53:28
Does Donald Trump have COVID?
Anna Legassie
53:50
There was a question about the infusion center - to what extent are we able to assist patients in receiving their treatments at home if possible?
Sucharita Kher
54:17
Karen - We can take this to hosp at home option too
kl
54:44
if we are able to work from home, should we?
mhopkins1
54:48
Thank you all!!!
Leslie Richardson-Weber
54:50
Thank you!
IM
55:15
bye mark