U.S. hospitals and states ready for more cases of novel virus from China
Even before the first U.S. case of a novel coronavirus that’s broken out in China was confirmed, health officials and hospitals were braced to respond.
U.S. hospitals and states bracing for more cases of virus from China. Sounds like they're ready.
Precautions are in place. Now U.S. hospitals and states ready for more cases of novel virus from China
Scott Gottlieb, MD
While it’s increasingly likely that we’ll see isolated outbreaks of #caronavirus in the US; that doesn’t mean it will become epidemic here or lead to wider spread outside of smaller clusters. We need to be prepared, but put the risks in proper context.
“It’s not that we shouldn’t be concerned, but we should keep things in context. The most important thing is that we’ve been here before, we’ve seen these challenges before. We’ve been able to identify them and work through them & we will do the same here”