UPDATE ON COVID-19 PANDEMIC - MARCH 23, 2020

Expanded Umbilical Cord Mesenchymal Stem Cells (UC-MSCs) as a Therapeutic Strategy in Managing Critically Ill COVID-19 Patient: The Case for Compassionate Use

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To assist physicians on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Medical Association (AMA) has highlighted the latest, comprehensive resources it has published and shared to ensure access to the latest news and information in a rapidly changing environment.

The COVID-19 physician and practice resources released by the AMA include:

  • The JAMA Network COVID-19 Resource Center for evidence-based, actionable resources, plus videos of firsthand accounts from physicians on the front lines;

CME for physicians through the JAMA Network’s JN Learning website, including COVID-19 epidemiology, infection control and prevention recommendations


JAMA Livestream on the Coronavirus with Dr Anthony Fauci

On Wednesday, March 18, Anthony Fauci, MD from NIAID discusses latest developments in the spread of COVID-19 and the SARS-CoV-2 virus in the United States with JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner, MD. Watch this recorded version with the following link: ja.ma/fauci318


CMS Fact Sheet: https://www.cms.gov/newsroom/fact-sheets/medicare-telemedicine-health-care-provider-fact-sheet


FAQ sheet on the expanded use of telehealth: https://edit.cms.gov/files/document/medicare-telehealth-frequently-asked-questions-faqs-31720.pdf


Past updates from ASIPP:

ASIPP COVID-19 STATEMENT - March 16

Update on COVID-19 – March 17

Update on Telehealth, etc. – March 18

Update on COVID-19 Pandemic March 19

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Be encouraged, stay positive, and do all you can to remain healthy!