Author: janwesterman

Mass Testing for COVID – 19

Controversy abounds over this topic. Smaller countries that subscribed to this process early on seemed to have gained control of of new cases as they isolated patients with positive tests but no symptoms (around 50% of those testing positive. Keeping these asymptomatic patients quarantined controlled the increase in new cases. South Korea was successful in […]

More or less government involvement in healthcare during the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Wall Street Journal Articles today reviewed the plans by Democrats to use the pandemic to argue for increased government involvement in healthcare. Interestingly, another article discussed the reasons for Italy’s systematic failure in addressing the beds/population statistics which have been defined by the government. The UK has opted to adopt a delayed approach and plans […]