Health experts say COVID-19 is much more dangerous than the seasonal flu, citing death rates and strain on hospitals.
The president and CEO of Northwest Permanente says the lighter flu season is conserving resources for more-severe illnesses and other medical issues.
Permanente emergency management and infectious disease specialists play a key role as flu season and COVID-19 converge to create the threat of a “twindemic.”
Permanente pediatrician Kate Land, MD, discusses the challenges of talking to patients about getting the flu shot against the backdrop of COVID-19.
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Pediatrician Kate Land, MD, shares how physicians and clinicians can effectively persuade patients to get the flu vaccine.