Dr. William Lennarz, system chair of pediatrics, discusses opening schools amid the COVID-19 pandemic. From screening upon entry to decreasing "mixing" during the school day, here are some of Ochsner's recommendations for a safe reopening. For more information, visit ochsner.org/coronavirus.
Ochsner Hospital for Children continues to work with leadership from over 150 schools to provide guidance and support for a safe return to school. Ochsner’s Safe Return to School team is dedicated to providing resources and information so schools can create a healthy learning environment.
Our team provides guidance and expertise in regards to mental wellbeing and physical health in response to COVID-19.
This goal is accomplished through a variety of methods including:
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