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New Haven, CT 06510
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PLEASE BE ADVISED OF THE IMPORTANT UPDATE BELOW
November 12, 2020
 

Re:      COVID-19 Update
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Dear CMG Members,


Essential updates for today:

  • Please see today's summary from the CDC and DPH here. 



  • Yale New Haven Health has set up an expedited testing option for medical staff. Please click here and login with your Epic ID to access the scheduling system.


  • Behavioral Health Support for Residents of Connecticut. Reach Out CT is a free support line staffed by compassionate listeners who want to help. This helpline was created in partnership with 4CT, The Connecticut COVID-19 Charity Connection. It is operated by Clifford Beers, a leading mental health provider for children and families in Connecticut. The helpline is available statewide and accepts calls seven days a week. The mental health specialists speak English and Spanish and can communicate via calls and/or text. The phone number to reach a counselor is 1-844-TALK-4CT, or via their website.

  • The AMA interviewed Dr. Fauci. Click here to read his 2021 forecast on COVID-19 vaccines and treatments.


  • CMS Takes Steps to Ensure Medicare Beneficiaries Have Wide Access to COVID-19 Antibody Treatment, read more here.

  • Our regular newsletters continue to come out monthly. All COVID- 19 Clinical Guidelines, Telemedicine Policies, Helpful Links, and more are updated regularly on our website.


Stay safe. Be well. God bless.

Best,


Joseph L. Quaranta, MD


Joseph L. Quaranta, MD
President, Community Medical Group