Crisis Standards of Care and COVID-19
Hick, J. (2022). Crisis Standards of Care and COVID-19.
Surges of COVID-19 patients over the pandemic resulted in crisis conditions that placed patients at substantial risk of adverse outcomes in most states. However, states’ responses to these conditions differed substantially. Dr. John Hick highlights findings from an ASPR TRACIE review of Crisis Standards of Care declarations, media accounts of crisis conditions at healthcare facilities, and information collected from the field.