Healthcare leaders in Southwest Michigan to issue plea to community as COVID-19 cases continue to surge

Published on December 07, 2021

Healthcare leaders in Southwest Michigan issue plea to community as COVID-19 cases continue to surge

Medical leaders from Ascension Borgess, Bronson Healthcare, and Oaklawn Hospital, along with public health officials and the 5th District Medical Response Coalition held a news conference on December 7, 2021. Representatives issued a plea for help from community members as the continuing rise in COVID-19 cases in the region has stretched local health care resources to a critical point.

Dr. Scott Gibson, system medical director, Bronson Emergency Departments and Dr. Aaron Lane-Davies, chief of quality, Bronson Medical Group and pediatric hospitalist, Bronson Children's Hospital, spoke on behalf of Bronson.

Watch the full news conference here.