Dr. David Shulkin, MD: COVID-19 and the Status of Hospitals

Are hospitals prepared for the COVID-19 pandemic? In this podcast, Dr. David Shulkin talks about hospital staffing, equipment shortages, and how hospitals might look after COVID-19. He discusses the importance of strong leadership, and how we must always be prepared for the worst case scenario.

ABOUT DR. DAVID SHULKIN: Dr. David J. Shulkin most recently served as Secretary of the Veterans Affairs under President Donald Trump from February 2017 until March 2018. He previously served as President Barack Obama’s Under Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Health (VA). Prior to working in the VA, Dr. Shulkin was President of Morristown Memorial Hospital in Morristown, NJ, a part of a multi-hospital system in New Jersey.