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Going Public: MO Director Of Department Of Health And Senior Services On Nursing Homes And Pandemic

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services


In early August, the Associated Press reported that COVID-19 had resulted in the deaths of 502 people living in nursing home facilities. 

KRCU’s Clayton Hester speaks to Dr. Randall Williams, Director of the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services about what this level of deaths means for the state, what can be done about it, and what’s been done.

Later in the interview, Dr. Williams speaks about student safety as colleges head into a new semester.