UPMC Pointlessly Risks its Clients’ Lives with Potential Exposure to COVID-19

In the midst of this coronavirus pandemic, I received a letter in my mailbox inviting me to call and schedule a home visit for a wellness check. The phone number in the letter would connect me with a representative of a company called Matrix Medical Network.

The letter outlined the purpose of the visit and estimated its duration at an hour or so. Blood pressure would be taken. My health history would be reviewed. The rep, a nurse practitioner, would listen to my health concerns and answer any…



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William Keckler

Writer, visual artist. Books include Sanskrit of the Body, which won in the U.S. National Poetry Series (Penguin). https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/532348.