Establish contingency plans to meet COVID-19 surge in urban areas

In ‘Mobilization and Preparation of a Large Urban Academic Center During the COVID-19 Pandemic,’- published online in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society – experts from Philadelphia’s Temple University Hospital share their contingency plans for meeting an increased demand for hospitalization, as well as their protocols and training plans to minimize health care staff exposure to COVID-19 and ensure proper active and reserve staffing.