All pregnant women with Zika diagnosed at community hospitals must be referred to academic medical centers for prenatal care!

Most pregnant women with Zika will eventually wind up at academic medical centers for prenatal care and delivery by a perinatologist, with newborn care provided by a comprehensive team of pediatrician sub-specialists including neonatologists and pediatric neurologists. The earlier during the pregnancy the better! Here’s why…..  Highlights from August’s Emergency Preparedness Coordinating Council Kevin Chason,

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Military helicopters and jets were overhead, as President Bush was getting ready to leave. The plumes of smoke from the World Trade Center were still billowing skyward.

Suddenly a huge white military hospital ship with four Red Crosses steamed by and docked right across river. I thought how this hospital ship brought the war even closer to home but mostly about how the hospitals in Hudson County had responded and performed so magnificently. Liberty HealthCare System is comprised of Jersey City Medical

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Hospitals are developing their own Zika preparedness models. Compare the Central Florida and Johns Hopkins approaches! Which template makes more sense?

  To fight Zika, Central Florida hospitals and doctors ramp up patient education, surveillance  In the fight against the spread of Zika, local doctors and hospitals are ramping up education and surveillance in Central Florida to contain the spread of the virus. There is a heavy emphasis on patient education, while providers are on high

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