Indianapolis, IN — Tons of confirmed up in Indianapolis Saturday to protest a mandate by IU Well being requiring staff to get the COVID-19 vaccine.
The protest lasted for a number of hours and included remarks from IU Well being employees, state and congressional representatives, and anti-vaccine advocates.
A web based petition in opposition to the mandate has 11,000 signatures.
IU Well being staff are required to be totally vaccinated by September 15 or face termination.
IU Well being says employees can apply for exemptions for medical or non secular causes. These shall be reviewed on a case-by-case foundation.