Safety • Jul 30, 2020

COVID-19 Update | The Risks of Large Gatherings

Over the past few weeks, the cases of COVID-19 have been increasing at an alarming rate in our community. Large gatherings are at high risk. In this video, Dr. Trina Blythe, of St. Louis Children’s Hospital, explains why you should avoid large gatherings right now, and why schools might still be able to open in the fall. Learn about the current CDC guidelines and all the ways you can keep your family safe.

Vaccines and boosters for all eligible ages are available through several BJC HealthCare locations, other members of the Pandemic Task Force, or retail pharmacies and vaccine sites across the region. Some pediatrician or primary care offices may also offer the COVID-19 vaccine to their patients, so check with your doctor as well!