Colorado Doctor: Easily Transmissible Delta Variant Is A 'Great Masquerader'CBS4's Medical Editor says the Delta variant is so dangerous because of how subtle your symptoms can be compared to other strains of the coronavirus.
New COVID-19 Spikes In Parts Of Colorado With Lower Vaccination Rates? Many Doctors Worried It Could HappenCBS4's Medical Editor says we could see another COVID spike later this year in areas of the state where the vaccination rates are low.
Vaccinated And Considering International Travel? Dr. Dave Hnida Shares A COVID-19 ChecklistAs more Coloradans get vaccinated, people are looking forward to traveling abroad again. But is it safe to do right now if you're fully vaccinated?
Dr. Dave Hnida: 'No HIPAA Jail' For Asking About Vaccination StatusColorado has dropped the statewide mask mandate for anyone who is fully vaccinated, leaving businesses to rely on the honor method for unmasked customers. Dr. Dave Hnida addressed the legality of asking someone their vaccination status.
Dr. Dave Hnida: COVID Can Wreck Kids' LivesA recent study shows teens who come down with COVID-19 often get sick enough to be in the hospital, be put in the intensive care units and in some cases, even put on respirators or ventilators.
Dr. Dave Hnida: Take Precautions For First 'Maskless' Holiday In Colorado In More Than A YearFor the first time in more than a year, Coloradans are making plans for a maskless holiday.
Dr. Dave Hnida: Parents Should Consider Continuing To Wear Masks To Support ChildrenPlenty of people and businesses are still confused after the CDC abruptly announces people fully vaccinated for COVID-19 no longer need to wear masks.
Colorado Doctor: Vaccination Status Is 'Everybody's Business' With New Mask GuidanceThe Centers for Disease Control now says people fully vaccinated against COVID-19 no longer need to wear masks but implemented no system to verify vaccinations.
Colorado Doctor: Full FDA Authorization Would Offer Leeway For Mandatory COVID-19 VaccinationPfizer is asking for full FDA approval for its COVID-19 vaccine. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida said that should only make us more confident in the vaccine.
COVID In Colorado: Yes, You Can Ask Your Health Care Provider If They Are Vaccinated. No, They Don't Have To AnswerAbout 80% of health care workers in Colorado have received a COVID-19 vaccine, and Dr. Dave Hnida said it is acceptable for you to ask your doctor if they are vaccinated.
Vaccination Rate Keeps Colorado Hospitals Out of Jeopardy, For NowGov. Jared Polis says Colorado’s hospital capacity isn’t in jeopardy, but cases continue to rise throughout the state.
COVID Testing Ramping Up Again In ColoradoAs COVID-19 continues to spread, Coloradans are once again turning to testing.
Denver City Employees Required To be Vaccinated By End Of SeptemberDenver becomes the first county in Colorado to require vaccinations for its employees.
Kaiser Permanente Requires COVID Vaccine For All Employees, PhysiciansKaiser Permanente is mandating that all employees and physicians get the COVID-19 vaccine. The organization has set a target date of Sept. 30 for the entire workforce to be fully vaccinated.
All Denver City Employees Will Required To Be Vaccinated By End Of SeptemberDenver Mayor Michael Hancock announced a public health order on Monday morning that mandates city employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the end of September. It applies to all city employees as well as private sector workers in high-risk settings.
Colorado Mother Tries To Protect 2-Year-Old Amid Delta Variant Worries: 'It Feels Like We're Starting Over'The pandemic has kept Julia Murphy and her immediate family close together, with few visits to restaurants or public outings. She's mom to a 2-year-old boy.