COVID 19 Travel Tips: Flying During Pandemic, Safety, Restrictions (Air
Key strategies to travel safely during the COVID 19 pandemic: What are the current COVID 19 travel restrictions for people living in the United States? How safe is air travel/flying during COVID? How do I optimize safety and convenience while traveling or flying during a pandemic? Where can I find the latest coronavirus safety information on COVID travel and restrictions?
This presentation by Kyle Allred, PA was recorded on February 23, 2021, at the National Conference on Wilderness Medicine: https://wilderness-medicine.com/
Info on the next National Conf. on Wilderness Medicine is here: https://wilderness-medicine.com/cme-conferences/big-sky-montana-yellowstone/
TOPICS IN THIS VIDEO INCLUDE:
00:00 Safe (and convenient) travel during a pandemic
00:39 Why do we travel?
02:33 Travel restrictions and COVID-19 test requirements
05:15 Timing of your COVID-19 test with your travel plans
06:08 How and where to get your COVID-19 test when traveling?
09:04 Providing proof of your negative test to your airline
09:54 Region-specific restrictions throughout the US
11:00 Relative safety of air travel during COVID-19 pandemic
14:10 HEPA filters and SARS-CoV-2
18:00 Portable HEPA filters for travel
19:38 Ventilation and filtration recommendations and considerations
20:57 Mask considerations while traveling: balance comfort and effectiveness
22:29 TSA Pre-Check to mitigate transmission risk in long security lines
23:25 Helpful resources and websites when planning travel and staying up-to-date on restrictions
27:26 Consider using travel insurance for trips during COVID-19 pandemic
28:36 Using CDC website for information as a traveler and/or clinician
LINKS / REFERENCES:
Travel.Gov | https://travel.state.gov/
CDC for Travelers | https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/list/
Ventilation & Filtration: Prevent COVID 19 + Optimize Health (Air purifiers, HEPA filters) Prof Joseph Allen | https://youtu.be/OQ6DhgwgtGw
THE MEDCRAM WEBSITE:
Visit us for videos on over 60 medical topics and CME / CEs for medical professionals: https://www.medcram.com
SUBSCRIBE TO THE MEDCRAM YOUTUBE CHANNEL:
Get notified of new videos by hitting the bell icon:
RECENT PREVIOUS COVID-19 UPDATES:
Please visit MedCram.com for the full series:
– Coronavirus Update 122: The Research So Far on COVID-19 and Vaccines vs. Pregnancy https://youtu.be/qDfnkNhpXiw
– Coronavirus Update 121: Johnson and Johnson Vaccine – Efficacy and Safety vs. Pfizer & Moderna https://youtu.be/13qT7wLxkvU
– Coronavirus Update 120: Anticoagulants (Blood Thinners) Improve Hospital Outcomes (Full Dose) https://youtu.be/fw3OYf0W7x4
– Coronavirus Update 119: Pfizer BioNTech COVID Vaccine (Clinical Considerations) https://youtu.be/mOmtZ_p6alU
– Vitamin D and COVID 19: The Evidence for Prevention and Treatment of Coronavirus (SARS CoV 2) https://youtu.be/ha2mLz-Xdpg
– Coronavirus Update 118: AstraZeneca DNA COVID 19 Vaccine Explained (vs. Pfizer / BioNTech, Moderna mRNA vaccines) https://youtu.be/GOq8-FR8s1E
All coronavirus updates are at MedCram.com (including more discussion on COVID travel tips, flying during COVID 19, coronavirus travel, flying COVID, ventilation and filtration, flying during pandemic, air travel during COVID, travel COVID, flying during coronavirus vlog, and more).
We offer over 60 medical topics (ECG Interpretation, DKA, influenza, measles, mechanical ventilation, etc.) on our website.
MEDCRAM WORKS WITH MEDICAL PROGRAMS AND HOSPITALS:
MedCram offers group discounts for students and a variety of medical programs, hospitals, and other institutions. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
Media Contact: email@example.com
Media contact info: https://www.medcram.com/pages/media-contact
FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA:
Tweets by MedCramVideos
MedCram medical videos are for medical education and exam preparation, and NOT intended to replace recommendations from your doctor.
#COVID19 #SARSCoV2 #TravelSafe
View source video here.