C.E.O.M.

European Council of Medical Orders

CEOM endorses the Joint AEMH-FEMS Statement on COVID-19

Given all the reports on the current situation about the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) pandemic in several EU countries and on the situation of physicians and other healthcare workers, AEMH and FEMS adopted a Joint Statement on COVID-19 that has been endorsed by CEOM. The Statement emphasizes the following:

1. An exhausted doctor or other healthcare worker cannot help effectively ;

2. An infected doctor or other healthcare worker cannot help effectively ;

3. A doctor or other healthcare worker without the personal protective equipment cannot help effectively ;

4. The number of intensive care units should be sufficient.

Download the full Joint AEMH-FEMS Statement on COVID-19 here