Online ECHO Clinic | October 15, 2020

Presentation Title: Clinical Update | Emergency Department Perspective | Hospitalist Perspective

In this series of presentations, Dr. Jonathan Iralu, Chief Clinical Consultant for Infectious Diseases at IHS, gives a clinical update on COVID-19. Then Dr. Christopher Jentoft, Medical Officer for Emergency Medicine at Whiteriver Indian Health Service, and Dr. Haley Thun, Internal Medicine Specialist at Gallup Indian Medical Center, share their respective approaches to and management of COVID-19 patients in the Emergency Department and Hospital.


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Presenter Bios

Jonathan Iralu, MD, FACP, is the Indian Health Service Chief Clinical Consultant for Infectious Diseases. He has a special interest in HIV, tuberculosis and sexually transmitted disease care in rural communities. His research has focused on undifferentiated febrile illness in the American Southwest and on rural HIV care delivery. Dr. Iralu has worked at the Gallup Indian Medical Center since 1994 and is an instructor at Harvard Medical School and Senior Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Division of Global Health Equity in Boston, Massachusetts.

Christopher Jentoft, MD, is the Whiteriver Service Unit Emergency Department Deputy Director, and White Mountain Apache EMS Medical Director

Haley Thun, MD, is a Medical Officer in International’s Medicine at the Gallup Indian Medical Center

Presentation Slides

Clinical Update

One Rural IHS ER Approachto the Covid-19 Patient: Airway / Admit / Transfer

COVID-19: IHS Hospitalist Perspective