WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, PhD, MSc, declared COVID-19 a pandemic on March 11, citing “alarming levels of spread and severity” and “the alarming level of inaction.”
Healio Primary Care asked experts in infectious disease, public health and epidemiology what the greatest weakness is in the country’s capacity to counter an infectious disease threat like COVID-19. – by Janel Miller
POINT. Our lack of capacity to meet increasing health care demands is our greatest weakness.
The imbalance between the demand for health care services and the