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1/6/2022 Hartford HealthCare to administer COVID-19 booster shots to children ages 12 to 15 on Thursday morning ... Hartford HealthCare boosted children 12 to 15 Thursday. The kids getting the shot were among some of the first in the country in their age group to get vaccinated back in May.Sara Omar, 14, was the first in her age group to get Pfizer‚Aos COVID-19 booster shot at Hartford Hospital.RELATED: US urges everyone 12 and over to get COVID boosters to fight omicron‚AuWe have a ...
12/14/2021 One year since getting COVID vaccine, CT doctor still ‘confident’ in science ... Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine from Colleen Teevanat Hartford Hospital in Hartford, Conn. on Monday, December 14, 2020.Brian A. Pounds / Hearst Connecticut Media Show More Show Less2 of 5 Dr. Corina Marcu, associate vice president of medical affairs at St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport, gets her second dose of Pfizer vaccine on Jan. 5, 2021.Keith Porter, Hartford HealthCare / Contributed Show More Show Less 3 of 54 ...
10/1/2021 Torrington COVID-19 clinics relocating to civic center Hartford HealthCare and Charlotte Hungerford Hospital are relocating the current hospital-based vaccine clinic to Coe Memorial Park Civic Center, 101 Litchfield St., Torrington, starting Saturday.Charlotte Hungerford Hospital / Contributed photo TORRINGTON - Hartford HealthCare and ... ins are welcome for the first or second dose of Pfizer and Moderna and single dose Johnson & Johnson vaccines. Anyone 12 years and older is eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine. Those under 18 need ...
9/30/2021 Deadlines loom for hundreds of unvaccinated CT hospital employees Pharmacist Alyssa Short prepares a syringe with the vaccine at Backus Hospital where 211 doses of the Pfizer BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine were delivered and being given to 30 hospital workers on the first day ... second shot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine during a Hartford HealthCare and St. Vincent's Medical Center vaccination clinic for parishioners of St. Charles Borromeo Church at McGivney Community Center in Bridgeport, Conn., on Tuesday ...
9/23/2021 FDA Approves Pfizer COVID Booster Shots For People 65+ and High-Risk Essential Workers - NewsBreak The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) late Wednesday approved the use of the Pfizer booster vaccine for people who are over the age of 65, or those at high risk, including healthcare workers. Hartford HealthCare (HHC) is awaiting further guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and will soon announce ...
8/25/2021 Free COVID vaccine clinic happening at Hartford HealthCare Amphitheater Wednesday News 8 Newscasts] BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) ‚Ai There will be a free walk-up COVID vaccine clinic at the Hartford HealthCare Amphitheater in Bridgeport on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. From 11 a.m.-3 p.m., there will be a choice of getting Pfizer or the Johnson & Johson vaccine. From 3 p.m.-6 p.m., only Pfizer will be available. Attendees will have a ‚AuShot to Win‚Au a $25 ...
8/24/2021 The Pfizer COVID vaccine now has full approval. Will that mean more mandates in CT? The Pfizer COVID vaccine now has full approval. Will that mean more mandates in CT? Officials hope approval will boost immunization rates Health officials and business leaders in Connecticut say the full approval of the ... reassured,‚Au said Dr. Ajay Kumar, chief clinical officer for Hartford HealthCare. ‚AuThere could be a small segment of individuals who are finding reasons not to get the vaccine. I‚Aom hoping they are closer ...
8/24/2021 The Pfizer COVID vaccine now has full approval. Will that mean more mandates in CT? Joanne Kombert, R.N., adminsters the second shot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine during a Hartford HealthCare and St. Vincent's Medical Center vaccination clinic for parishioners of St. Charles Borromeo Church at McGivney Community Center in Bridgeport, Conn., on Tuesday April 20, 2021.Christian Abraham / Hearst Connecticut Media Health officials and business leaders in Connecticut say the full approval of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine will encourage more people who ...
8/24/2021 The Pfizer COVID vaccine now has full approval. Will that mean more mandates in CT? Joanne Kombert, R.N., adminsters the second shot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine during a Hartford HealthCare and St. Vincent's Medical Center vaccination clinic for parishioners of St. Charles Borromeo Church at McGivney Community Center in Bridgeport, Conn., on Tuesday April 20, 2021.Christian Abraham / Hearst Connecticut Media Health officials and business leaders in Connecticut say the full approval of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine will encourage more people who ...
8/23/2021 Bridgeport amphitheater to host vaccine clinic The Hartford Healthcare Amphitheater, seen here under construction in Bridgeport, Conn., will host a vaccine clinic Aug. 25, 2021.Ned Gerard / Hearst Connecticut Media BRIDGEPORT ‚Ai Hartford HealthCare Amphitheater is providing free COVID-19 vaccinations ... choice of the one-shot Johnson & Johnson or two-shot Pfizer between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.From 3 to 6 p.m. only Pfizer will be available. Children over 12 need to be accompanied by ...
8/23/2021 Doctors: FDA's full approval of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine comes at critical time Local doctors are praising the Food and Drug Administration for authorizing full approval of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine. "This is a milestone day today," says Dr. Ajay Kumar, chief clinical officer with Hartford HealthCare. Kumar says Pfizer's FDA approval comes at a critical time. He says Hartford Healthcare has seen a huge jump in COVID-19 patients since the spread of the delta variant began. Kumar explaines that breakthrough infections ...
8/10/2021 Targeting vaccine hesitancy, Hartford HealthCare reinstates COVID-19 hotline ... of local, independent and unbiased journalism that The Day produces. Please support our work by subscribing today. Targeting vaccine hesitancy, Hartford HealthCare reinstates COVID-19 hotline Published August 09. 2021 6:35PM bjhallenbeckAmid persistent hesitancy ... perhaps help overcome it by granting full approval of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. Some of the hesitant have cited the FDA‚Aos Emergency Use Authorization of the vaccines as a reason to delay being ...
8/9/2021 Hartford HealthCare CareVan to provide services in area towns ... Hartford HealthCare CareVan is coming to local towns, offering clinics and services to residents.CareVan clinics offer age-based medical screenings, referrals, follow-up care, education, counseling , health prevention services, lab tests and COVID-19 vaccines at select locations on scheduled dates, according to a statement.Walk-ins are welcome, and the CareVan clinics are open to residents age 16 and older for vaccines, 12 and older for the Pfizer ...
8/5/2021 Connecticut nursing home inspections to include staff vaccinations - The Boston Globe Boston Globe Roslyn Williams, an EMT vaccinator for Hartford HealthCare, holds a Pfizer sign for a COVID-19 vaccination event at Smokin' With Chris in Southington, Conn., Monday, June 21, 2021. DAVE ZAJAC/Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) ‚Ai Connecticut public health officials plan to visit every nursing home to check on the number of employees who‚Aove been vaccinated for COVID-19. The move comes as federal data show at least ...
7/22/2021 Hospital official warns of 'pandemic of the unvaccinated‚Äô Need to get in touch with us? Contact circulation at √o Hospital official warns of 'pandemic of the unvaccinated‚Ao Hospital official warns of 'pandemic of the unvaccinated‚Ao Dr. Ajay Kumar, executive vice president and chief clinical officer for Hartford HealthCare, receives the first Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine from Hartford Healthcare‚Aos Marylou Oshana in a December 2020 file photo. Aaron Flaum, Record-Journal July 22, 2021 05:41PM ...
7/21/2021 Delta variant is the dominant COVID-19 strain. Here's what you need to know. ... Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at the Vaccination Clinic at Boccuzzi Park in Stamford, Conn. Thursday, May 13, 2021. Vaccines are being offered free of charge May 9 through May 15 thanks to a partnership between Griffin Health and the City of Stamford. Joanne Kombert, R.N., adminsters the second shot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine during a Hartford HealthCare and St. Vincent's Medical Center vaccination clinic for parishioners of St ...
7/14/2021 Hartford HealthCare to require employees to get vaccinated against COVID RN Valerie Massaro administers the second dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine to health care workers, 21days after they received their first shot from Hartford HealthCare at the Hartford Convention Center in Hartford, Connecticut on January 4, 2021. (Photo by Joseph Prezioso / AFP) (Photo by JOSEPH PREZIOSO/AFP via Getty Images) Hartford HealthCare will require that all employees get vaccinated against COVID-19, joining at least one other hospital network ...
7/9/2021 Lamont seeks to extend emergency powers until Sept. 30 Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont speaks about the states efforts to get more people vaccinated at Hartford HealthCare St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport, Connecticut on February 26, 2021. - Nine local clergy members were given the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 Vaccine, aiming to educate and inspire their parishioners and minority communities to get vaccinated. Gov. Ned Lamont speaks at a news conference at Connecticut‚Aos Beardsley Zoo, in Bridgeport, Conn. March ...
7/9/2021 Lamont seeks to extend emergency powers until Sept. 30 Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont speaks about the states efforts to get more people vaccinated at Hartford HealthCare St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport, Connecticut on February 26, 2021. - Nine local clergy members were given the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 Vaccine, aiming to educate and inspire their parishioners and minority communities to get vaccinated. Gov. Ned Lamont speaks at a news conference at Connecticut‚Aos Beardsley Zoo, in Bridgeport, Conn. March ...
4/5/2021 Wallingford, Southington, Cheshire begin vaccine outreach to homebound residents ... Wallingford, Southington, Cheshire begin vaccine outreach to homebound residents In this February file photo, a pharmacist prepares a syringe with Pfizer‚Aos vaccine at a COVID-19 vaccination site in New York. (AP Photo/Mary ... or uninsured populations, after larger scale vaccination providers, such as Hartford HealthCare‚Aos mass vaccination site at the Oakdale Theatre, and pharmacies began offering the vaccine in town.‚AuWe started this past Tuesday and it ...
4/2/2021 U.S. Just Vaccinated Over 100 Million Americans ... Hartford HealthCare St. Vincents Medical Center in Bridgeport, ‚A¶ [+] Connecticut on February 26. AFP via Getty Images Key FactsJust under 60 million Americans are fully vaccinated with either two doses of Moderna or Pfizer‚Aos vaccine or one dose of Johnson & Johnson‚Aos vaccine.Some 39.2% of U.S. adults have gotten at least one shot, including 74.4% of the country‚Aos seniors, who face an especially high risk of ...
4/2/2021 U.S. Just Vaccinated Over 100 Million Americans ... Hartford HealthCare St. Vincents Medical Center in Bridgeport, ‚A¶ [+] Connecticut on February 26.AFP via Getty Images Key FactsJust under 60 million Americans are fully vaccinated with either two doses of Moderna or Pfizer‚Aos vaccine or one dose of Johnson & Johnson‚Aos vaccine.Some 39.2% of U.S. adults have gotten at least one shot, including 74.4% of the country‚Aos seniors, who face an especially high risk of ...
4/1/2021 Connecticut's 16+ population becomes eligible for COVID-19 vaccination registration ... Ned Lamont says thanks to an increase in vaccine supply Connecticut has hit about two months earlier than expected. The Pfizer vaccine is the only vaccine approved for 16- and 17-year-olds so those ... anticipate around 625,000 people will want to sign up. MORE: Hartford HealthCare eligibility Hartford HealthCare Bridgeport residents only Yale New Haven Health eligibilit y Stamford Health eligibility They say getting an appointment isn't going to ...
3/18/2021 Hartford HealthCare to allow people to choose which vaccine they want Mar 17, 2021 / 08:16 PM 07:35 AM EDTHARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) ‚Ai In the race to get people vaccinated, the message from healthcare experts has been to take whichever FDA-approved shot you can once eligible. Now, some healthcare systems in Connecticut are giving people a choice.Hartford HealthCare said now people can now choose which vaccine they would like: Pfizer, Moderna or the one-shot Johnson & Johnson. Yale also ...
3/18/2021 Some Connecticut residents getting choice of which vaccine they want to receive Mar 17, 2021 / 05:41 PM EDT / 03:52 AM EDTHARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) ‚Ai Hartford HealthCare started sending out 284,000 texts and email notifications to people in Connecticut who will become eligible on Friday for the next vaccination category. Those are people 45 and over.The system announced people can now choose which vaccine they would like when they receive their vaccination scheduling notification.Moderna and Pfizer vaccines are MRNAs . The ...