Spencer Hospital requiring COVID-19 vax for all staff
September 2, 2021
Employees at Spencer Hospital will now have to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to keep their jobs.
Citing the health and safety of its patients, visitors and healthcare team, Spencer Hospital implemented a COVID-19 vaccination policy effective Sept. 1, 2021. It will require that hospital employees be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of employment by Dec. 1.
In a message to hospital employees, Spencer Hospital president Bill Bumgarner presented the rationale for the requirement.
"Hospitalizations and deaths are on the rise again in the United States as the Delta variant contribute...