Chicago Tonight

What's the Current State of COVID-19 in Chicago?

Clip: 04/11/2022 | 7m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

Health officials are saying COVID-19 has worsened the chronic healthcare worker shortage, resulting in burnout and a sped-up track to retirement for many. Meanwhile, COVID cases are slightly increasing across the state, due to a spreading omicron subvariant. Dr. Omar Lateef, CEO and president of Rush University Medical Center, gives an overview of where the pandemic stands in the Chicago area.

Aired: 04/11/22

Rating: NR

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