Hang Over Palpitations
Welcome to the April 2020 Edition of Urgent Care RAP! This month, we think about next steps for a dog bite to the face, listen to some great info on fingertip injuries to keep on hand, listen in to a segment on pediatric URI, and much more. Let's check it out!
Bonus Short - Covid-19: Pregnancy and Newborns
Sol interviews Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia NICU doc Joanna Parga-Belinkie to discuss Covid-19 and some of the peripartum issues that come up during the novel coronavirus pandemic for both pregnant moms and their newborns.
Mizuho sits down with emergency medicine pharmacist/toxicologist Bryan Hayes, PhD to answer some pertinent questions and myth-bust clarifications about pharmaceutical options in COVID-19 treatment.
Bonus Short - Telemedicine in the Time of COVID-19
Has your clinical practice shifted to telemedicine yet? In the era of COVID-19, clinicians everywhere are being thrown into telemedicine, often without any experience or background knowledge. To help us all get up to speed with this patient care technology, Hippo Education’s Dr. Neda Frayha sits down with Dr. Edward Kaftarian, the Vice Chair of Mental Health at the American Telemedicine Association and CEO of Orbit Health Telepsychiatry. Together they explore the benefits and potential pitfalls of telemedicine, the equipment required, billing and coding considerations, appropriate etiquette, and much more.
COVID: What If I Get Called In?
Many healthcare workers are worried if we get called in to help with COVID patients because this may be outside our scope of practice. Aaron Bright, MD sits down with Salim Rezaie, MD to simplify critical frontline lessons to keep you and your patients safe if you get called in. Topics include pearls and pitfalls regarding: PPE, management of stable suspected COVID patients, respiratory interventions, diagnostic and radiology patterns, and provider self-care tips.
Bonus Short - Impact of COVID-19 on Healthcare Workers
Our panel of podcast hosts from a variety of practice settings discuss the logistical and psychological impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on healthcare workers and discuss strategies to mitigate the stress associated with the pandemic.
Bonus Short - COVID-19 Update
In this Hippo Education Short, Infectious Diseases specialist Dr. Devang Patel and our own Dr. Neda Frayha discuss the latest, clinician-focused updates on the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.
Fight Bites & Cup O' Noodles...Pain, No Gain!
Welcome to the March 2020 edition of Urgent Care RAP! This month, we extract some info on Fish Hook Removal, dive deep into Diverticulitis, discuss Medication Alternatives, and much more. Let's hop to it!
Clear as Mud...IDSA Guideline Pneumonia updates
Welcome to the February 2020 Edition of Urgent Care RAP! This month, we try our hand at mending broken hearts, chomp down on some dental problems, inhale Pneumonia info, and much more. Let's get to it!
Bonus Short - Novel Coronavirus
In this Hippo Education Short, Infectious Diseases specialist Dr. Devang Patel sits down with our own Dr. Neda Frayha to discuss what we know so far about the new 2019-n-CoV coronavirus outbreak and what front-line clinicians can do if we suspect a patient of ours might have this viral illness.
Welcome to the January 2020 Edition of Urgent Care RAP! This month, we crack open some fast track pearls, stretch out with joint pain info, discuss the mysteries of penicillin allergies, and much more. Let's check it out!