A Doctor's Note on Coronavirus

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Washington, May 26, 2020 | comments


May 26, 2020

Dear Friends,

The Federal Communications Commission announced a partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services to promote the use of $50 million in funding to museums and libraries to expand digital network access, purchase Internet accessible devices and provide technical support to communities during this pandemic.

Premier, a health care improvement company, invested in a domestic face mask manufacturer, Prestige Ameritech, to bolster the domestic personal protective equipment market.

The National Institutes of Health released the full data from a study on remdesivir, which shows that the drug shortens recovery times for hospitalized COVID-19 patients.

Texas Update
The Obstetrics Committee of the Texas Collaborative for Healthy Mothers and Babies developed a survey to ascertain maternal health providers’ challenges during this pandemic and how to best respond to those needs.

Until next time, this is your doctor's note.

Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D.

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