Coronavirus Media Resources

03/04/2020  |  WFD Corporate Communications

 

3/10/2020 - 8:00 am

AdventHealth is launching a free phone service for Floridians who have questions about COVID-19, including the opportunity to speak with a nurse as appropriate. The AdventHealth Coronavirus Information Line, 877-VIRUSHQ, is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It serves as a one-stop-shop to connect Floridians with resources such as the Centers for Disease Control and Preventionand the Florida Department of Health.

Full press release

 

3/6/2020 - 3:00 pm

For your coverage, we want to share the following video of proper hand washing for children with an AdventHealth pediatric patient and tips to help children understand from Michele Axford, AdventHealth Child Life Specialist. B-roll and sound can be found here.

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3/5/2020 - 3:30 pm

For your coverage, we want to share the following video of coronavirus signage, negative pressure rooms for isolation, and interview tips on staying well from Dr. Robert Rosequist, AdventHealth Physician. Hospital b-roll and sound can be found here.  

Also – if you’re looking for a new angle such as coronavirus vs. flu, Dr. Robin McGuinness, Senior Executive Officer, Patient Outcomes, AdventHealth West Florida Division talks about the differences and concerns beginning at 4:04 here. According to the CDC, 26 million Americans have been diagnosed with the flu this season and 16,000 have died since flu outbreak season began.

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3/3/2020 - 4:00 pm

For your coverage, we want to share the following tips and updates from Dr. Timothy Hendrix, medical director of AdventHealth Centra Care.

For b-roll and sound, please click here.

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3/3/2020 - 11:00  am

For your coverage, we want to share the following tips and updates from Dr. Vincent Hsu, AdventHealth Infection Control Officer. 

For b-roll and sound, please click here

 

 

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