Deaconess receives 180 doses of COVID-19 treatment

Deaconess receives 180 doses of COVID-19 treatment

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - We’re learning Deaconess received 180 doses of the monoclonal antibody treatment, known as Bam, on Friday.

It’s a COVID-19 treatment for high-risk patients.

Officials say the drug just received emergency use authorization last week.

So far, officials say about 30 patients were given the drug over the weekend.

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