The Bateman Horne Center on COVID-19

The Bateman Horne Center is a nonprofit Center of Excellence engaged in research, medical education, and clinical consulting specifically for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS), Fibromyalgia (FM), and other related illnesses. Founder and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Cindy Bateman is also a member of the Solve M.E. Research Advisory Council (RAC).

From the Bateman Horne Center on March 24, 2020:

In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, BHC’s mission to provide high-quality education, resources, and guidance to those with ME/CFS and FM remains unwavering. We have compiled a series of informative handouts and resources aimed at empowering you during this difficult time. Through knowledge, awareness, and preparedness, we aim to calm the uncertainty. The following are a series of resources discussed during the March 20th presentation.

Additional Information on COVID-19 from the Bateman Horne Center:

Bateman Horne Center COVID-19 FAQ
Bateman Horne Center Medical Care Considerations Letter
Bateman Horne Center Advanced Care Planning
Bateman Horne Center SARS-CoV-2 & COVID 19 by Dr. Vernon

On March 20, 2020, the Bateman Horne Center clinicians addressed COVID-19 in a 50-minute program featuring Research Director Dr. Vernon who covers SARS, CoV-2, and COVID-19. Also featured were Medical Director Dr. Cindy Bateman (member of the Solve M.E. Research Advisory Council) and physician Dr. Yellman, who provided an overview of COVID-19’s impact on the medical system, guidance for personal safety, a preview of potential treatments, and answered frequently asked questions from people with ME/CFS and FM.

Watch it here:

Please visit BHC’s webpage dedicated to COVID-19, where you will find a full list of recommended resources, videos, blog posts, and trusted websites.