COVID-19 Press Briefing - August 19, 2021

Update on increasing COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, recommendations for additional vaccine doses, and need for vaccinations and wearing of masks. Participants included:

  • Dr. Louis Katz, MD, Medical Director, Scott County Health Department
  • Nita Ludwig, Administrator, Rock Island County Health Department
  • Dr. Kurt Andersen, MD, Senior VP of Physician Operations and CMO
  • Robert Erickson, CEO, UnityPoint Health – Trinity
  • Dr. Nathan Durick, MD, President of UnityPoint Physician
August 19, 2021