What to Do If You Get Sick While in Self-Isolation

With the coronavirus (COVID-19) affecting more and more people every day, cities, counties, states, and even entire countries have begun implementing mandatory quarantines. Even in areas where lockdowns aren’t in effect, people are choosing to isolate themselves in their homes—practicing social distancing and going out only when absolutely necessary—to avoid both contracting the virus themselves […]

5 Ways To Protect Seniors From COVID-19

As the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic makes its way across the globe, filling hospital beds at a rapid pace, you’re likely full of questions.  Many people now know that seniors are at high risk of contracting the virus, especially if they have pre-existing conditions. In fact, to date, seniors make up eight out of 10 U.S. […]

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): How DispatchHealth is Responding

Last updated 3/26/2020 As coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) news spreads, it causes widespread fear and anxiety, making objective, reliable information (like that published by the cdc.gov and who.int) and choosing the right care options critical to protect yourself and your loved ones.  This pandemic reinforces DispatchHealth’s dedication to helping people with complicated health issues recover comfortably […]

Everyday Heroes: Saving a Life While Boarding a Plane

It was a regular day at the airport for Wendy Kissinger. As National Medical Director for DispatchHealth, she’s no stranger to the hustle and bustle that comes with frequent business travel. Walking up the airport ramp to wait for boarding, still in her DispatchHealth attire, Kissinger noticed a woman in a wheelchair who looked like she was visibly struggling. […]