Many restaurants in New Orleans did robust business on the day after Thanksgiving and they expect to be busy through the weekend due to the Bayou Classic football game on Saturday at the Superdome, an event which attracts tens of thousands.
It would require all companies with 100 or more employees to be vaccinated, or employees would need to pay for weekly testing. Landry says he’s keeping the constitution and the people of Louisiana in mind.
Love Outreach Family Worship Church is volunteering to host the event that will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to join the fight against COVID-19 and protect people in rural Northshore communities, said Rev. Vincent Price.
Dr. Tim Peterson said convalescent plasma is still an important tool in the fight against COVID, but while only donations from those with a documented case within six months of the donation are used to treat COVID patients all blood is tested and all donors get the results.
“I’m an ER doc in the off-time and worked this weekend in New Orleans and we and accepted an acute heart attack patient who had to bypass 6 separate hospitals to get to us with an acute active heart attack which will be a worse outcome for that patient,” said Kanter.