As countries around the globe begin to emerge from the pandemic lockdown, what are the guiding rules for the world to follow when easing restrictions? Medical experts have identified a few conditions that must be met to begin opening businesses safely: rates of new cases in all sectors must be low and falling for at least two weeks; hospitals should have the capacity and equipment to treat all COVID19 patients; and there should be testing in place that is available to anyone exhibiting symptoms. The healthcare industry, which has seen people working safely with each other and their customers throughout the entire health crisis, can provide valuable insight. Most hospitals have a system in place that consists of a four part strategy: hygiene, distancing, screening, and masks.
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