I can use it
Is there a way to mute the chime that occurs when people join the meeting?
use the phone number to call in for audio
use call in number 1-646-558-8656 conf # 833432410
i am able to hear without calling in.
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
Is Tufts planning to roll out a tent or other containment area for testing that is outside the normal emergency department entrance?
Update on testing?
Can you discuss measures that will maximize the security of our PPE supply?
Cough etiquette : cough into crook of elbow … but then why are people being told to offer elbow bumps?
ACE and ARB are not good drugs in people with acute hemodynamic threats
when will expanded testing be available
what is the turn around time for testing , any leads on rapid testing ?
will parking be cheaper to encourage private car use rather than T
Should special precautions be followed for physicians who are pregnant?
cough left elbow, bump right elbow
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?
do you believe home isolation is effective to contain the epidemic? how do we protect our family members?
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)
any evidence regarding COVID and pregnancy
are we coordinating and sharing information with the other hospitals in Boston? China had success designating specific hospitals for COVID patients.
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.
for people who don't meet criteria for PUI testing, what instructions should we give for isolation/discharge
is there a chance rapid testing will be available
Should residents/attendings on the wards consider wearing scrubs instead of our usual work wardrobes?
When does the clock start on the 14 days?
Will changes be made to infusion center treatment schedules for patients?
With the continuous ongoing changes in regards to PPE can there be an algorithm to stream line information
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
can you comment on the just posted DPH guidelines regarding testing of HCW with even mild symptoms of respiratory sx without fever
In the event of mask shortage, is it more harmful to reuse a mask or not use one at all?
In planning for volume surge, has there been discussion about all new admissions require approval by chief medical office?
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?
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.
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 !
Doximity also has a phone "spoofer" that will display the hospital's call back number.
will housestaff need to make up quarantine time
can you clarify abandoning PPE for non-COVID viruses
particularly with our transplant / ICU patients
*67 is the correct code to block your phone number NOT *69
Initially, will patients be admitted to dedicated units?
can we defer masks for paitent present in a central line aside from the person placing it?
usually just have the patient look the other direction for PICC dressing changes and pulls. Not sure of placements
sorry correctiotn - for the nurses who are present for a line placement
along the lines of procedures, should the most senior clinician perform all invasive procedures? (ie attending/fellow instead of residents)
are rotations outside of tufts for housestaff still in place. eg travel to newton wellesley
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
should we wear scrubs on service?
Does Donald Trump have COVID?
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?
Karen - We can take this to hosp at home option too
if we are able to work from home, should we?
Thank you all!!!