Northwestern Medicine’s Dr. Jeffrey Kopin talks about the return of the indoor mask mandate


Information signs are displayed at a grocery store in Mount Prospect, Ill., Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021. Gov. J.B. Pritzker of Illinois announced on Thursday a new, stricter set of coronavirus restrictions, ordering a statewide indoor mask mandate and requiring that all educators be vaccinated or face regular testing. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, Chief Medical Officer for Northwestern Medicine at Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna Davlantes to talk about Gov. Pritzker’s announcement of the reinstatement of Illinois’ indoor mask mandate. He clarifies where ICU beds are filling up across the state before taking some caller questions. 

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