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Banner Health leader provides updates on COVID-19 hospitalizations, vaccines

Chief Clinical Officer Dr. Marjorie Bessel gives update on Banner's response to pandemic

PHOENIX (Aug. 18, 2021) – Today, Dr. Marjorie Bessel, chief clinical officer at Banner Health, addressed COVID-19 topics during a virtual press conference. Topics included: hospitalizations, pediatric cases and the critical importance of vaccinations and masking.

VIDEO: Aug. 18, 2021 press conference 

Please email [email protected] for additional questions. As our medical experts are focused on patient care and the pandemic response, Dr. Bessel will not be available for additional interviews.

Dr. Bessel's opening remarks

Transcript (part one)

Transcript (part two)

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