Saint Luke’s Health System is committed to the health and safety of our patients, visitors, and staff. Effective Nov. 1, 2021, full COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment for all SLHS employees.

Local health professionals are bracing for a potential uptick in COVID-19 patients following Halloween weekend.

Indoor and unmasked get-togethers are expected to add to the caseload, which has been steadily growing in size at Kansas City metro hospitals throughout October.

FOX4 talked to Ginny Boos, PhD, Director of Infection Prevention at Saint Luke's Health System, about what to consider heading into Halloween weekend.

Watch the full story below.

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