Case 1

Patient in the ED with suspected COVID-19

This case was designed to assess and improve team preparedness for safely and effectively caring for a critically ill COVID-19 patient from triage through to intubation.

Case authors: Alia Dharamsi, MD; Soon Jin Yi, MD; Kate Hayman, MD;

Actors: Cari Poulin, RN (Emergency Nurse);  Sarah Gaudet, RN (Emergency Nurse); Ms. Rena Fulton, RRT (Respiratory Therapist); George Mastoras, MD (Emergency Physician)

Special thanks to:    Dr. George Mastoras, Simulation Lead, Faculty CPD and in-Situ Sim Portfolio, Department of Emergency Medicine, and Ms. Cari Poulin, nurse educator, Department of Emergency Medicine.

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