Salerno Medical, CHOP, UHIP Serving the Community

Author: News Media
May 5, 2020

John Chandler, News4 New York. 5/15/2020

We checked back in with Dr. Alexander Salerno, the East Orange, NJ doctor whose willingness to blow the whistle on a black market for PPE led to FBI busts. The mayor here calls him a “Public Health Dynamo” for his tireless work trying to think a step ahead in this pandemic. Dr. Salerno believes testing isn’t reached some of the hardest hit communities, especially lower income and seniors. His solution? Buying a sprinter van and converting it into a testing lab on wheels. Sharing our story on his efforts.