Colleges Prepare for Coronavirus Outbreaks on CampusMarch 2, 2020 |
by Melissa Korn
A team from the University of Rochester Medical Center gathered in late February for a drill: What would the hospital do if someone showed up presenting with symptoms of the disease caused by the novel coronavirus?
The group went through the steps: Masks on. Get the patient into an isolation room. Rule out other possible causes. Notify county and state health officials.