Healthcare systems across the state are expected to receive $840 million dollars in aid from the federal government to help fight the novel coronavirus. Berkshire Health Systems anticipates receiving $15 million in aid. But The Berkshire Eagle reports that BHS expects to post a $13 million dollar loss in March and a loss of up to $25 million in April  

Dr. James Lederer is Chief Medical Officer and Chief Quality Officer at Berkshire Health Systems.Dr. Lederer spoke with Carrie Saldo about the projected deficits and what changes might BHS need to make in order to survive.