The End of the State of Emergency for COVID-19: What Does it Mean for Schools?

The Independent School Management Podcast

31-05-2023 • 54 min

The U.S. national emergency declaration to the COVID-19 pandemic expired on May 11, 2023. The emergency declaration, along with separate public health and state declarations, has been in place since early 2020. Schools take various actions every day to prevent the spread of infectious diseases, including the virus that causes COVID-19. But now that the public health emergency is ending, should your school remain cognizant of infectious disease prevention? And, if so, how do you do this?

In this episode join Dr. Lisa Smith, medical director of the One-to-One Return to Work/School/Sports program, Chattanooga, Tennessee, to learn strategies that should be in place at every school.