Why we should expand hospital-at-home during the COVID-19 pandemic

Hospital-at-home programmes can save resources and lives, during the pandemic and long term. Image: REUTERS/Flavio Lo Scalzo

Hema Pingali

Third-Year Medical Student, Harvard Medical School

Dhruva Kothari

Attending Physician, Boston Medical Center

Russell Phillips

Primary Care Physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Director of the Center for Primary Care, Harvard Medical School

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