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COVID-19

We Cannot Predict, but We Can Prepare: How Employers Can Approach their COVID-19 Strategies

June 2nd, 2020

By Emilie Ebert and Alan Hanson As areas in the United States ease restrictions, and as more industries resume operations, many business owners are wary of how they could be impacted by future outbreaks of COVID-19. For many, restarting the economy is a relief. However, the threat of disruption from flare-ups in COVID-19 transmission have […]

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Deseret News: University of Utah Plans to Resume In-Person Learning This Fall

May 29th, 2020

Deseret News: Andrew Croshaw was quoted in an article entitled “University of Utah Plans to Resume In-Person Learning This Fall,’” which highlights the recent work done by Leavitt Partners on behalf of the Utah Board of Regents. Read the article here.

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Politico: Rising ICU Bed Use “A Big Red Flag”

May 29th, 2020

Politico: David Muhlestein was quoted in an article entitled “Rising ICU Bed Use ‘A Big Red Flag,’” which highlighted the use of the Torch Insight COVID-19 Burden Index Tool. Read the article here.

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Leavitt Partners Releases “Understanding the Coronavirus & Situational Characteristics: A Framework for Individuals and Businesses for Mitigating Risk”

May 26th, 2020

Salt Lake City, May 26, 2020—Today, Leavitt Partners released “Understanding the Coronavirus & Situational Characteristics: A Framework for Individuals and Businesses for Mitigating Risk,” a white paper informed by contagion principles of the virus that provides opportunities for creative interventions. The paper walks through virus transmission and key principles for reducing spread, as well as […]

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Former Utah Governor and U.S. HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt Highlights the Need to Continuously Monitor a Three-Week Outlook on Where the Next Potential Outbreak May Occur

May 6th, 2020

A continuously monitored short-term outlook on where the next potential outbreak may occur is critical for successful strategic response.

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How COVID-19 Could Affect the Election and Health Care in 2021

May 4th, 2020

Leavitt Partners hosted a webinar on April 7, 2020, discussing the implications of COVID-19 on the November elections. Governor Mike Leavitt, Vince Ventimiglia, Brett Graham, and Jen Colamonico shared their thoughts on the political and economic implications of this pandemic. To view the recorded webinar, click here. Pandemics are a biological fact, a part of […]

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Washington Post: Governors stepped to forefront as Washington stumbled

May 3rd, 2020

Washington Post: Governor Leavitt was quoted in an article entitled “Governors stepped to forefront as Washington stumbled.” Read the article here.

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C-SPAN: Governor Leavitt and Governor Jay Inslee interviewed

April 30th, 2020

C-SPAN: Governor Leavitt and Governor Jay Inslee were interviewed by C-SPAN host Steve Scully. Governor Leavitt’s portion of the interview begins around the 47:50 mark. Watch the interview here.

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