Adapting to an unprecedented crisis: how are office based labs responding

Discussion to share and define best practices developing in real-time in response to the COVID-19 pandemic especially as it relates to outpatient peripheral vascular practices. Dr. Chris LeSar from the Vascular Institute of Chattanooga, and Dr. Paul Gagne from The Vascular Experts, will discuss measures their practices are taking to continue caring for their community of patients while protecting the safety of employees and patients alike.

Dr. Gerald Niedzwiecki and Jason McKitrick will be able to answer questions and provide insight into actions being taken nationally in response to this complex public health crisis.

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May 8, 2020

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