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Deaconess postpones COVID-19 reunion events amid rising cases

Published: Jul. 19, 2021 at 12:06 PM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Deaconess Health Systems has postponed their reunion events for COVID-19 survivors.

Health officials say this is due to the increase of COVID-19 cases in the community and the rising prevalence of the Delta variant.

[Related: Delta variant now most dominant variant in community, Deaconess says]

That reunion was scheduled for this coming Sunday and was for those survivors to reconnect with the employees who cared for them while they were in the hospital.

Officials have not provided a new date for those reunions.

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