Community Connection is a video series that highlights community response efforts to the COVID-19 pandemic. In this episode, Mayor Bruce Teague speaks with Margaret Reese, President of the Mercy Hospital Foundation and Director of Communications for Mercy Iowa City. The discussion covers the testing process, PPE donations, and the use of convalescent plasma as a potential treatment. 

Community Connection will typically be shared on Tuesdays and Thursdays on the City's FacebookTwitter, and Nextdoor accounts, as well as air on City Channel 4

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Date of publication

Thursday, May 07, 2020