The Ultimate Goal
Robert hopes that all hospitals will make the cushions part of their equipment list. Even when the pandemic subsides, they can be used for heavy or pregnant patients with respiratory issues to help avoid ventilators.
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“When we started, our goal was to get the product out there and help educate people about the benefits of proning and how the cushions can help,” said Dr. Levitan, who has practiced emergency medicine for more than 30 years. “Our ultimate goal is to make everyone aware and put our organization out of business.”
Robert agrees: “We look forward to the day when Prone2Help is no longer needed.”
- Caputo ND, Strayer RJ, Levitan R. Early self-proning in awake, non-intubated patients in the emergency department: a single ED’s experience during the COVID-19 pandemic. Acad Emerg Med. 2020;27(5):375-378.