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Governor Leavitt quoted about the shift in supply of and demand for the COVID vaccine in Utah

March 10th, 2021

KUTV: Governor Leavitt was quoted in a recent news article about the current state of COVID vaccine distribution in the state of Utah. Leavitt describes how the newly approved Johnson & Johnson vaccine and an increased vaccine supply overall have contributed to a surplus of vaccines available in the state. The challenge now is to […]

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Governor Leavitt comments on vaccination efforts in Utah

February 24th, 2021

KSL: Governor Leavitt was quoted in a recent article about the challenges of the COVID-19 vaccination process. In the article, Leavitt describes the complexity of the situation, which makes it difficult for vaccination efforts to roll out in the exact way officials hope for. Read the full article here.

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Governor Leavitt in Health Affairs Highlights Need for Integrated Care for Dual-Eligible Beneficiaries

February 17th, 2021

Health Affairs: Governor Leavitt recently authored a piece in Health Affairs, describing the urgent need for fully integrated care for individuals dually served by Medicare and Medicaid (“duals”). He discussed the disproportionate impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on duals, noting duals suffering from COVID-19 have a higher rate of hospitalization than Medicare-only beneficiaries. The […]

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Governor Leavitt speaks about state COVID-19 vaccination efforts

January 27th, 2021

Fox News: Governor Leavitt spoke on Fox News recently about the efforts of states to administer the COVID-19 vaccine, calling them “too granular”. Instead, he suggests states start trying to administer as many vaccines as quickly as possible. Read or watch more of what he said here.

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Governor Leavitt speaks about the feasibility of President Biden’s vaccination plan on Fox News

January 25th, 2021

Fox News: Governor Leavitt was interviewed on Fox News again, this time on The Claman Countdown. In the interview, he spoke about President Biden’s plan to vaccinate 100 million people in his first 100 days of office, which builds off President Trump’s Operation Warp Speed. Leavitt said Biden’s goal would be possible with an “all […]

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Governor Leavitt interviewed on Fox News about speeding up COVID vaccination

January 21st, 2021

Fox News: Governor Leavitt was recently interviewed on Cavuto Live on Fox News discussing the importance of speeding up the COVID vaccination process nationwide. Healthcare officials knew the logistical feat of quickly vaccinating a nation would be one of the toughest challenges of rolling out the COVID vaccine, especially at the state level. Governor Leavitt […]

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Governor Leavitt’s experience with pandemics shines in recent interview

December 10th, 2020

Gephardt Daily: Governor Leavitt was recently interviewed on the Bill Gephardt Show. In his interview, he discusses many aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic, including how his team handled a pandemic when he was in office as the Secretary of Health and Human Services under President George W. Bush. Read the full article here.

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Governor Leavitt offers message of hope, patience amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

December 10th, 2020

KSL TV: Governor Leavitt was quoted in an article recently discussing what America’s future holds amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. While his outlook is optimistic, he advises patience as it takes time to roll out the vaccine. Read the full article here.

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