AAPM&R will provide consistent updates on our advocacy outreach efforts, the Multi-Disciplinary PASC Collaborative and other relevant information on our Long COVID initiative.
AAPM&R Participates in Health Equity Task Force Meetings
On Monday, June 21, Benjamin Abramoff, MD, FAAPMR attended a small stakeholder listening session with the COVID Health Equity Task Force (HETF), led by Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith. We were all aligned with the need for a national plan to address the many facets of Long COVID.
On Friday, June 25, the COVID HETF held its 5th public meeting on COVID. The agenda focused on task force recommendations addressing the inequities and the impact of long-COVID and access to personal protection equipment, testing and therapeutics.