As health care facilities resume operations paused due to COVID-19, a new survey shows a majority of people are reluctant to undergo procedures and may not reschedule necessary care while COVID-19 continues to circulate in communities. To help surgeons and hospitals address patient concerns, the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has released a new resource:
Preparing to Have Surgery during the Time of COVID-19.
(Download the Word version)
Surgeon-Patient Discussion Guide
Surgeon-Patient Discussion Worksheet