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.

The pandemic is creating concerns of back-to-school safety as a growing number of children are hospitalized with COVID-19.

KSHB talked to Dr. Ginny Boos, Director of Infection Prevention at Saint Luke's Health System, about why masking is so important since children are not yet eligible to get the COVID vaccine.

Watch the story below.

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