Sec. of Health Dr. Rachel Levine to hold virtual briefing to discuss hospitalization surge from COVID-19

Coronavirus in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Pennsylvania Department of Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine will be joined by Dr. Ronald Strony, the Co-Chair of Emergency Medicine at Geisinger to discuss the concern surrounding the recent hospitalization surge due to COVID-19.

Pennsylvania has seen over 40,000 new cases of COVID-19 in the past week, and hospitalizations are increasing along with the rise in cases.

They will hold the briefing at 11:30 AM today. They will discuss the need for Pennsylvanians to follow the mitigation efforts in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and prevent the health system from being overwhelmed.

We will have the live stream right here on this page.

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