Two Siouxland hospitals are treating 83 COVID-19 patients

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SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) – MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center and UnityPoint Health-St. Luke’s released a joint statement on Monday evening in regards to COVID-19 patients in Siouxland.

Both hospitals are providing care for 83 COVID-19 patients in the Siouxland area.

Read the full joint statement from MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center and UnityPoint Health-St. Luke’s below.

MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center and UnityPoint Health-St. Luke’s are providing care for 83 COVID-19 patients. We are committed to protecting the privacy of our patients and cannot provide specific details regarding any individual patient in our care. Public health officials continue to take the lead in reporting information on suspected and confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Siouxland.

Our medical staff and infection prevention leaders continue to follow the latest guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for screening, testing, and infection control among patients suspected of COVID-19 infection. The safety and care of our patients, their families, guests, and team members remains our top priority.

From MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center and UnityPoint Health-St. Luke’s

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