Hospitals, Doctors and Insurers Face COVID-19: Reports from the Field

COVID-19 is challenging the U.S. health-care system in unprecedented ways. Hospitals are staggering under the burden of treating infected patients, doctors struggle to protect themselves while working overtime, and insurers weigh eliminating co-pays for testing and treatment as their expenses skyrocket.

Hear top executives from among the country’s largest hospital systems, physician groups and health insurers describe the situations they’re facing and how they’re coping with our nation’s worst pandemic.

In association with The Zetema Project

This program is generously supported by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and a collaborative of local funders and donors; we are grateful for their support and hope others will follow their example to support the Club during these uncertain times.


Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

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Wright Lassiter III

President and CEO, Henry Ford Health System

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Steve Strongwater

M.D., President and CEO, Atrius Health

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William Fleming

Pharm.D., President, Humana Healthcare Services

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Mark Zitter

Founder and Chair, The Zetema Project; Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors—Moderator