MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Recently, the Children’s Hospital Association (CHA) ran a statement in support of masks, vaccines and handwashing to keep children safe from COVID-19 in The New York Times and LA Times. The statement has been signed by 66 hospital CEOs, including Le Bonheur's Michael Wiggins, DBA, FACHE, and represents the largest public show of force ever advanced by children’s hospitals in the United States.
This was followed by the Children's Hospital Alliance of Tennessee (CHAT) also releasing a statement on the support of the CHA's stance.
View the full CHA statement here.
View the full statement from CHAT here.
About Le Bonheur Children’s:
Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., treats children through community programs, regional clinics and a 255-bed state-of-the-art hospital. Le Bonheur serves as a primary teaching affiliate for the University Tennessee Health Science Center and trains more than 350 pediatricians and specialists each year. Nationally recognized, Le Bonheur is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a Best Children’s Hospital.