Dr. Samir Patel offers his perspective — as a physician with Radiology, Inc., Beacon Health System board member, community member, and family member — on receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. “I can’t tell you how important it is to get vaccinated,” Dr. Patel said. “We must protect ourselves in order to protect others."
Beacon associates and volunteers cheered after Dr. Michelle Bache received the first COVID-19 vaccine on Friday morning at Elkhart General Hospital.
Dr. Michelle Bache helped make history today as the first recipient of the COVID-19 vaccine at Elkhart General Hospital.
The COVID-19 vaccine has arrived as part of the first phase of distribution for healthcare workers. Who should get the vaccine? Who should wait? Dr. Vince Henderson, President of Beacon Medical Group, answers these questions and offers a message to the minority community.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYSvgycIOUM
Elkhart General administrators and clinical leaders helped carry the highly anticipated COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine from the loading dock to a special freezer on Thursday morning, as the hospital prepares to give the first vaccinations to frontline workers on Friday.https://youtu.be/aLBqAgxmBzE
Final preparations are under way at Elkhart General Hospital for those frontline healthcare workers who will make history on Friday when they receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
Dr. Michelle Bache, Vice President of Medical Affairs, Elkhart General Hospital, explains what it means for the FDA to give "emergency use authorization” for the Pfizer COVID vaccine.
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https://youtu.be/VeXi1Bl8fC8One of the many unfortunate impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic is children missing immunizations and checkups. In our Eye on Health partnership with WSBT-TV, Dr. Asad Ansari describes the impact of missing even one doctor's visit, from reducing the effectiveness of vaccines to growth development issues that could have a…