Virtual Covid Community Briefing

A virtual COVID Community Briefing featuring McPherson Center for Health physicians and administration and others is scheduled for Monday, November 23 at 7:00 pm. Moderated by Chief Operating Officer John Worden, PharmD, expected topics include current hospital capacity and staffing, treatment practices, and community mitigation—including best practices heading into the holiday season. Panelists include Sheila Gorman, MD and Chief of Staff, Michael Bloustine, MD, hospitalist, and more. Shalei Shea, McPherson County Health Department Director, will also speak about the county’s efforts. The event will be streamed live on the McPherson Center for Health Facebook page. Questions can be submitted ahead

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We Need College Students’ Leadership to Stop the Spread of COVID-19

Dear College Students, This year, college life is not at all what you expected it to be. Whether it is your first or last year, and whether you are living at home, in a residence hall, or off-campus, COVID-19 has made your life challenging and disappointing. You are undoubtedly Zoom-weary and tired of all the restrictions. You look forward to getting back to normal, or at least a healthier and safer “new normal.” Throughout this Fall, many campuses and/or surrounding communities have had COVID-19 outbreaks. More often than not, people are quick to blame the students. Students, they said, have

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