SENIOR FORUM ADVISOR
Senior Forum Advisor
- Mar 8, 2017
- United States
Many states have mandated furloughs on "elective surgery" but definitions vary and guidance seems to mostly be referenced for ensuring stability of resources for the pandemic.
On Saturday, March 14 U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams tweeted that hospitals and health care systems should consider stopping elective procedures amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Since then a number of state officials have come out with their own directives and guidance regarding elective...