Share this with FacebookShare this with TwitterShare this with LinkedInEmail this pagePrint this page KSHB: As some hesitant to get COVID-19 vaccine, infectious disease physician explains why it is safe May 5, 2021 A new poll shows one in four people are hesitant to get the COVID-19 vaccine. But doctors and health experts say the vaccine is proven to be safe. KSHB talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd, infectious disease physician on Saint Luke's COVID-19 Response Team. Watch the story below. Related Content FOX4: US hitting COVID-19 herd immunity unlikely due to vaccine hesitancy FOX4 talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd about why people should consider getting the COVID-19 vaccine. KMBC: COVID-19 hospitalizations increasing in Kansas City KMBC talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd about why people in the Kansas City area should remain vigilant as counties relax mask mandates. FOX4: Unvaccinated people lead to spike in hospitalizations across Kansas City As cases drop in other parts of the US, the number of COVID-19 cases across Kansas City is increasing.