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“To-do” or “To-be,” in the Time of COVID-19
With the impact of COVID-19, our world has changed, our priorities have shifted and our lives have slowed down.When things do not go as planned, practice leaning into a "to-be" list.
Cancer Care in the Era of COVID-19 Pandemic
Cancer patients are at increased risk of COVID-19 infection as per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines.
Exercise is Medicine for Cancer Survivors. How can You Stay Active during a Pandemic?
Exercise is medicine for cancer survivors. Here are tips that you can do it at home during this pandemic.
PBS Segment: How doctors are innovating to treat COVID-19
As cases fill hospital beds across many parts of the country, doctors and scientists are coming up with inventive ways to treat the disease, if not to cure it.
Childbirth in a pandemic: How hospitals are keeping mothers and babies safe
COVID-19 has forced medical centers to adapt to the new reality as mothers worry about their newborns.
Is moral fatigue making you tired?
Before COVID-19, running errands was less complicated. Now there are a lot of decisions to make and it's exhausting.
A Seattle mom's story: Welcoming a new baby after testing positive for COVID-19
‘Even with COVID, welcoming a baby is an amazing experience.’
False advertising: This Seattle Covid test center reveals the 'Wild West' of antibody screening
Across Seattle, blue yard signs along busy streets advertise walk-in “FDA approved” antibody tests at COVID-19 Test Center.
Remdesivir Research: For Use in Patients with COVID-19
This study examines the use of Remdesivir in COVID-19 patients.
Washington counties may still have a long way to go before reopening
Stubbornly high rates of COVID-19 infection in many major population centers underscore the uneven and local nature of the statewide epidemic
Seattle researchers building ‘biobank’ of patients’ blood to unlock the mysteries of the new coronavirus
Blood and other biological specimens from COVID-19 patients are helping scientists build a massive “biobank” to examine the virus’s long-term impacts on the human body.
Medical treatment at Swedish continues through COVID-19 uncertainty
While Swedish is working to reschedule routine appointments during the pandemic, they are still encouraging patients to keep their urgent surgeries and procedures on the calendar.
Facebook Live: Q&A – Future of Healthcare
What does it take for a healthcare system to recover from COVID-19? Experts discuss these topics and more on the latest Swedish Live Q&A.
Washington hospitals urge people not to delay care because of COVID-19 concerns
Leaders of Washington hospitals say visits to clinics and emergency rooms are way down because people are either afraid they’ll catch COVID-19 or because patients think the system is overrun.
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Stories: A New Normal
A conversation about COVID-19 and patient safety with Chris Dale, M.D., MPH, Chief Quality Officer, Swedish Health Services.
Pediatricians warn parents to immunize children during pandemic
Concerned state officials see vaccination rates drop during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Facebook Live: COVID-19 Q&A – Kids & Pregnancies
Swedish experts discuss kids and pregnancies during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mental Health Monday - Don't Delay Care, with Dr. Elizabeth Meade
Elizabeth Meade, MD shares her thoughts around mental health and ways to get help.
The Ellen Show: Ellen Meets ER Doctor Recovered from COVID-19
Ellen DeGeneres chats with emergency room physician Dr. Ryan Padgett, who recovered from COVID-19 thanks to experimental treatments at Swedish.
How a Seattle man, hospitalized for 2 months, beat the coronavirus and lived to tell about it
Michael Flor battled with coronavirus for 62 days at Swedish Issaquah and recovered.
Insights and advice for managing uncertainty
Most pandemics follow the same progression from warning of its existence to recovery. Learn about ways to cope during this time of great change and adversity.
Facebook Live: COVID-19 Treatments and Saving Lives
Join Swedish doctors on the front lines for a conversation about how they’re using unconventional methods and treatments to save lives.
How Swedish is managing the COVID-19 crisis
Find out how Swedish Health Services reacted quickly and is continuing to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Don't postpone emergency care during the COVID-19 crisis
When you need care, don't hesitate even during a crisis. You have options. Learn more.
How to properly put on and take off your personal mask
Watch as Swedish provider, Dr. Elizabeth Meade, demonstrates proper use of personal protection masks.
Critically ill ER doctor recovers from COVID-19 with help from an experimental drug
Dr. Ryan Padgett, one of the first frontline physicians in King County to fall critically ill from COVID-19, recovers with help from an experimental drug.
Supporting patient connection during COVID-19
With visits on hold in Washington, providers are finding new ways to help patients connect with family.
Could blood from coronavirus survivors be a cure?
Seattle area hospitals are trying an experimental treatment: convalescent plasma.
A fun approach to tips that keep you well while physical distancing.