Here's a peek at Kansas City metro public health compliance news . . .
As of Nov. 1, Saint Luke's Health System said 120 of its 12,000 employees decided against the requirement, and are no longer employed in the health system. Saint Luke's said the rate is consistent with Truman Medical Center and other local and national health care organizations with similar requirements.
“We are grateful to everyone who has supported our efforts to get fully vaccinated to protect our health care workers and our community and to bring an end to this pandemic,” Melinda L. Estes, MD, Saint Luke’s Health System President and CEO, said.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com news link . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Saint Luke's Health System announced Monday that 99% of its employees have complied with their COVID-19 vaccination requirement. Saint Luke's said in a news release that 120 full-time and part-time employees chose not to comply with the requirement, and the health system has more than 12,000 employees.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Thousands of employees at Saint Luke's Health System are now fully vaccinated. This summer, the Health System mandated that all employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Oct. 30, 2021. As of Nov. 1, Saint Luke's Health System said 120 of its 12,000 employees decided against the requirement, and are no longer employed in the health system.
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