Join Co-Chairs of House Health & Social Services, Reps. Liz Snyder and Tiffany Zulkosky, in recognizing frontline healthcare workers across Alaska, who continue the ongoing battle against COVID-19.
The American Academy of Pediatrics sent a scorching letter to Anchorage Chief Medical Officer Dr. Michael Savitt today regarding his dangerously deceptive misrepresentation of COVID-related information at a recent Anchorage Assembly meeting.
After repeatedly stating over the past several weeks that she would not return to Chambers until additional COVID mitigation strategies were in place, Midtown Assembly Member Meg Zaletel announced that she would return to the Assembly Chambers for today’s regular meeting of the Anchorage Assembly.
In a comment made yesterday to the right-wing “Save Anchorage” group, Anchorage resident Andria Dolan more than suggested that if more people continued to testify at meetings of the Anchorage Assembly this week, it would be time wasted and an opportunity to “delay” public testimony.
Due to the current surge in COVID-19 cases and a shortage of resources within some hospitals, the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) activated the State’s crisis standards of care document, Patient Care Strategies for Scarce Resource Situations, for 20 Alaska health care facilities.