The Hill: As ICUs reach capacity, pregnant women must get vaccinated
OBHG's Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Mark Simon wrote an opinion piece for The Hill, covering the increase in patients with COVID-19 OBHG clinicians have seen in recent weeks, the risks to pregnant patients if they are infected by the virus and the need for pregnant women to get vaccinated. He also outlines steps for policymakers and health systems to take, as well as resources to support physicians.
Read the article here.
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