Lee Health COVID hospitalizations

Lee Health responds to rising COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations

Florida is leading the nation in COVID-19 deaths and hospitalizations. While Gov. Ron DeSantis said he expects these numbers to drop within the next few weeks, data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show a rapid rise. More than 11,000 people are in hospitals across the state with COVID-19, a new record high […]

Lee Health CEO says care won’t suffer as system struggles financially

Lee Health said it’s in deeper financial trouble than first reported, but its CEO has promised the quality of health care won’t suffer. The hospital system is cutting labor costs with buyout programs for employees and won’t rule out additional cuts. CEO Dr. Larry Antonucci said that despite the system’s financial troubles, those who depend […]

Lee Health CEO talks the road ahead for a return to normal

What we all want to know right now is when life will return to some form of normal. We spoke to CEO Dr. Larry Antonucci of Lee Health Friday to ask him that and more about when a return to normalcy could be possible. Watch the video above for the full interview conducted by WINK […]