This white paper examines the practices and conditions of treating people who have fallen victim to
the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic has presented the world with a situation that
has not been seen since the 1918 flu pandemic over 100 years ago. Healthcare professionals and
policymakers alike are challenged by the need to navigate best practices for all patients who, in many
instances, may have a wide variety of health concerns in addition to contracting the coronavirus.