Don’t avoid emergency care

May 17, 2021

Safety & Health Magazine

Fear not, says Justin Coomes, emergency department medical director at Mercy Health – Fairfield Hospital in Fairfield, OH, and a spokesperson for the American College of Emergency Physicians.

“In a lot of ways, coming to the emergency department is oftentimes safer than going to a restaurant or getting on a plane right now because we’re so hyperaware of COVID-19,” Coomes said. “If there’s one thing we’ve gotten really good at, it’s honing in on changing our process to fit the new reality of the pandemic.”

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