Topics: Primary Care Medicine
Climate Change Impacts on Patient Healthcare
November 14, 2019
“The face to me, of the climate crisis, is the little kid struggling to breath, and that, is scary as hell.” ~Dr. Chris Covert-Bowlds, Kaiser-Permanente
Dr. Chris Covert-Bowlds is a family doctor at Kaiser Permanente Northgate Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. He has been doing ultrasound for soft tissue diagnosis and treatment, joint and bursa aspirations, and injections. Climate activists with Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility Climate and Health Task Force. He is also a daily bicycle commuter.