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Foundation Health Partners — which includes Tanana Valley Clinic, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital and Denali Center — has more than 200 openings across its system. And in Anchorage, staffing is even worse.
Hospitals recognize the importance of having a support person, the Alaska State Hospital and Nursing Home Association said. But visitation guidelines may be adjusted to stem the risk of Covid-19 transmission.
More than 50% of the airline’s unvaccinated workers have gotten the Covid-19 shot since United Airlines, which flies to Alaska, announced the requirement in August.
The prognosis for two Covid-related bills remains uncertain as time runs out in a third special session of the Alaska Legislature.
Clay Walker said he went into isolation at a cabin on his property and started contact tracing when diagnosed, informing everyone he had been around for the previous 48 hours. “It spreads incredibly easily, and I don’t know where I picked it up," he said.
One of the 19 patients is pediatric while the rest are in their 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s.
Alaska Air is among several U.S. airlines to issue Covid-related mandates and regulations for their workforce.
School board President Tim Doran said it's time to reexamine optional masking due to the current status of virus transmission, the importance of maintaining in-person learning and because of public outcry — both pro and con.