FOX4: Kansas governor, doctors issue urgent call for vaccinations with hospitals ‘stretched to the max’

August 23, 2021

As the Delta variant spreads, Kansas Governor Laura Kelly and Kansas doctors are renewing their pleas for people to get vaccinated.

Governor Kelly held a press conference at Saint Luke’s Rehabilitation Institute on Friday with Dr. Andrew Schlachter, Saint Luke's internal medicine, pulmonary and critical care physician, and Dr. Dena Hubbard, pediatrician and chair of the public policy committee for the Kansas chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. 

Watch FOX4's coverage of Governor Kelly's Press Conference below.

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