vaccines

Cuomo says trust is an issue among African Americans in vaccine rollout

A winter storm caused state vaccination sites to close Monday in the downstate area, but ones in upstate remained open. Gov. Andrew Cuomo, in a briefing...
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Mon, 02/01/2021 - 1:08pm
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COVID-19 vaccine eligibility expanded to include more New Yorkers

Gov. Andrew Cuomo again expanded the vaccine eligibility requirements in New York to include anyone over the age of 65. Cuomo said Tuesday that the...
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Tue, 01/12/2021 - 12:04pm
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Monroe County seeks nurses to aid in vaccination campaign

Monroe County plans to hire 30 registered nurses on a temporary basis to aid in COVID-19 vaccination efforts, officials announced Monday. The positions...
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Mon, 01/11/2021 - 7:51am
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Vaccinating everyone in Monroe County will take more than a year at current rate

Vaccinating all residents of Monroe County and the Finger Lakes region will take more than a year at the rate at which people are being inoculated,...
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Wed, 01/06/2021 - 4:56am
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Local company helps with shipping and packaging of COVID-19 vaccines

Hundreds of thousands of doses of COVID-19 vaccine are being shipped around the country and a Rochester company has a major role in that distribution....
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Wed, 12/23/2020 - 6:03am
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WXXI live forum addresses COVID-19 vaccines on the horizon

WXXI hosts a live, televised forum addressing COVID-19 vaccines.
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Sat, 12/05/2020 - 10:56am
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NY to receive 170,000 vaccine doses 

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that New York will receive 170,000 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine by Dec. 15, and front-line health care workers...
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Wed, 12/02/2020 - 10:21am
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URMC and Rochester Regional to test COVID-19 vaccine

The University of Rochester Medical Center and Rochester Regional Health are among the institutions partnering with the drug company Pfizer and the...
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Tue, 05/05/2020 - 12:48pm
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Connections: How the pandemic is affecting vaccination rates for children

With all of the talk about a coronavirus vaccine, a concerning trend has taken hold in the United States and around the world: children are missing...
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Mon, 05/04/2020 - 11:29am
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Warren on HPV, sex education bills: 'That’s just pushing it way too far'

Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren said she “could not be silent” on potential state laws that would mandate the HPV vaccine for children born after 2009 and...
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Wed, 02/26/2020 - 12:58pm
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