Kentucky COVID-19 Healthcare & Public Health Update from Kentucky Department for Public Health

Posted September 8, 2021

For those unable to attend yesterday’s Department for Public Health Kentucky COVID-19 Healthcare and Public Health update webinar, a recording of the session and slide deck are now available.

The webinar included updates on breakthrough infections, variant surveillance, updates on monoclonal antibodies and disease control guidance, FDA approval of the vaccine, third doses, and off-label use, as well as updates on RSV and long-term care.

Specific timestamp sections of the recording include:

0:00       Welcome and Housekeeping
2:06       COVID-19 Situation update
15:06     Breakthrough Infections
22:02     Variant Surveillance
25:30     Monoclonal Antibody Updates
30:10     Disease Control Guidance and Updates
34:50     FDA Approval, 3rd Doses, and Off-Label Use
42:30     RSV Update
43:57     Update on COVID-19 Vaccines
49:35     Long-term Care Update
53:30     Next Webinar – October 19
54:00    Question and Answer Period
1:30:40  Webinar Presentation Ends

Click here to view the full session.

The next Kentucky COVID-19 Healthcare and Public Health Update Webinar is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021, from 11:30 – 12:30 p.m. ET (1:00 for Q&A). A registration link will be distributed once available.

Kentucky Hospital Association COVID-19 Dashboard

The latest update of the Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA) COVID-19 Dashboard is now available here. The dashboard is an effort to provide current information about hospitalizations and ICU bed usage rates due to the novel Coronavirus.