LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Concerns are growing in Arkansas over omicron and what doctors have learned about the variant since making its appearance in the U.S.

Dr. Amanda Novack of Baptist Health was able to talk with Mallory Brooks on Tuesday about the latest variant, the recent rise in COVID-19 hospitalizations in Arkansas and updates us on where the state stands with flu cases.

The complete interview can be viewed in the player above.