March 20, 2020
Weekly E-Newsletter
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The CMA wants to keep physicians up-to-date with the latest information about COVID-19 in Central Ohio. Below you'll find videos from our panel of experts, Dr. Robert Falcone, Dr. Nick Kman, and Jodi Keller, RN.
Dr. Robert Falcone: History of 20th Century Pandemics
In this video CMA CEO Robert Falcone, MD, dives into the history of the past five 20th century pandemics and what we can learn from them as we work to fight COVID-19.

Dr. Nick Kman: COVID-19 Pandemic Planning in Central Ohio
Dr. Nicholas Kman is an emergency medicine physician and professor at The Ohio State University. He is an expert in disaster preparedness and helped write Ohio’s Pandemic Crisis Standards of Care Plan.

Dr. Kman covers the basics of what you as a physician need to know about COVID-19 and pandemic preparedness in Central Ohio.

Jodi Keller, RN: Central Ohio Trauma System's COVID-19 Response
Jodi Keller is the Associate Director of Healthcare System Emergency Preparedness & Central Regional Healthcare Coordinator for the Central Ohio Trauma System (COTS).

Jodi discusses COTS, the HIL and how they're trying prepare and coordinate counties during this pandemic.

POLL: Practice Managers & Telemedicine
Practice Managers: Are you currently practicing telemedicine in your office?
Yes
Yes and I have resources to share
No
No, but I would like more resources so we can
No, we don't plan on using telemedicine
More COVID-19 Information & Resources
Connect with Central Ohio Physicians with the CMA Loop

Now, more than ever, it's important to connect with Central Ohio physicians.

The CMA makes it easy with the CMA Loop, which is an online platform for members to share information and gain insights from their peers.

Pandemic Planing for your Business with CMA Endorsed Services

Our endorsed services, Oswald and Careworks, have created resources that you might find helpful for your business during this time. Click on the links below to check them out.


We have some new members that recently joined the Columbus Medical Association! Learn who they are below and be sure to welcome them to the community!
Laura Espy- Bell
Mid-Ohio Emergency Services, LLC
Nicholas E. Kman, MD
OSU Emergency Medicin e
John M. Hamill
Psychiatry


CMA ENDORSED SERVICE PROVIDERS
Oswald Companies Specializes in employee benefits, property/casualty and risk management services.
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