Earlier this month, Berkshire County became the first area of Massachusetts to show community spread of the novel coronavirus. Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield treated several patients who later tested positive for COVID-19.  

Dr. James Lederer is the Chief Medical Officer at Berkshire Health Systems, the parent company of BMC. Berkshire Health Systems is the largest healthcare provider in Berkshire County. Carrie Saldo spoke with Dr. Lederer to find out how Berkshire Health is dealing with the virus.