Linda Peckel has authored hundreds of news and feature articles for online healthcare publications such as PatientCareOnline, RheumatologyAdvisor, RheumatologyNetwork, NeurologyAdvisor, PsychiatryAdvisor, and many others. Linda has also written educational materials for nurses, physicians, physician assistants and rehabilitation specialists and frequently covers global medical conferences, reporting on the latest developments. In addition to healthcare writing, she writes about the arts for several blogs, including her own Arts Enclave, and recently completed a novel, “Welcome Home Isabel.”
Healthcare facilities have been struggling to give staff consistent directions about how to handle the COVID-19 outbreak. Here's a quick checklist of practices to follow every day.
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