The West Block
January 17 2021 11:00am

‘I’ve never been a big advocate for lockdowns’: ICU doc on what can stop the spread of COVID-19

An Ottawa ICU doctor believes paid sick leaves are a stronger tool than lockdowns. In an interview with ‘The West Block’ guest host Abigail Bimman, Dr. Kwadwo Kyeremanteng says many of the COVID-19 patients in his ICU are from marginalized populations and essential workers — who are less likely to get tested if they won’t get paid to be off work.

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