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10/13/2021 Pregnant women were kept out of clinical trials. That left them vulnerable to COVID-19 - NewsBreak As the fast-spreading Delta variant filled the University of Washington Medical Center with COVID-19 patients this summer, Dr. Linda Eckert was struck by something: More pregnant patients were hospitalized with the disease than ... trials of experimental medicines ‚Ai a practice that extended to COVID-19 vaccines.As a result, for months after the vaccines became available, doctors and their pregnant patients had little relevant safety data to rely ...
10/7/2021 ‚ÄúNon-Compliance‚Äù Colorado Hospital Denies A Kidney Transplant To A Woman Because She Has Not Gotten A Vaccine - NewsBreak Many left-wingers have argued that people who have not gotten a COVID-19 vaccine should not receive medical care. A Colorado hospital system is listening to them.The Washington Post reported on Wednesday that UCHealth in the Denver suburb of Aurora ‚Auis denying organ transplants to patients not vaccinated against the coronavirus in almost all situations, citing studies that show these patients are much more likely to die if ...
10/5/2021 Thousands of Washington home-care workers, represented by SEIU 775, remain exempt from Gov. Inslee's vaccine mandate Seattle Times ... to offer a regular testing alternative like those offered in other states for employees who don‚Aot want to receive COVID-19 vaccines. But his order included a big carve-out ‚Ai exempting tens of ... and others who offer personal care in someone‚Aos home. Washington has about 45,000 such providers, who contract with the state to provide in-home services to clients who are eligible for care through Medicaid ...
10/1/2021 PAHO increases the procurement of COVID-19 vaccines for the Americas ‚Äì PAHO / WHO ... Washington, DC, September 29, 2021 (PAHO) ‚Ai The Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Dr. Carissa F. Etienne, announced today that the organization has reached an agreement with Sinovac and is in advanced talks with other producers to purchase additional COVID-19 vaccines on behalf of the countries of the region, with the aim of complementing the bilateral agreements, donations and doses received through the COVAX Mechanism. ‚AuWe ...
9/25/2021 Japan PM: Quad Leaders Agree to Cooperate on Vaccines, Clean Energy U.S. News & World Report ... COVID-19 vaccines, and clean energy and space, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said after the Quad meeting in Washington on Friday.Suga also told reporters the four leaders agreed to hold a summit meeting every year.(Reporting by Yoshifumi Takemoto, writing by Kiyoshi Takenaka, editing by Chris Reese)Copyright 2021 Thomson Reuters.GalleriesRecommendedCoronavirus BulletinStay informed daily on the latest news and advice on COVID-19 from ...
9/22/2021 Safeway Confirms Theft of 138 DC Clinic Vaccine Records Safeway today announced that on September 8, an employee who facilitated Safeway‚Aos offsite COVID vaccine clinic at the Fort Stanton Recreation Center (1812 Erie St. SE, Washington, DC 20020) was the victim of a theft. Among other stolen items were 138 paper COVID-19 vaccine consent forms for patients who visited this site on September 2, 4, or 7. Safeway immediately notified law enforcement and started an internal investigation ...
9/22/2021 Washington governor to Idaho officials: 'Stop clogging up my hospitals' The Hill Getty Images Washington Gov. Jay InsleeJay Robert InsleeSeattle area to require COVID-19 vaccine to enter indoor venues Washington state troopers, firefighters sue over vaccine mandate Washington state enacting mask mandate for large outdoor events MORE (D) criticized neighboring Idaho‚Aos leadership late last week, saying that Idaho Gov. Brad Little‚Aos (R) policies were ‚Auclogging up‚Au Washington‚Aos hospitals. ‚AuToday in my state, Washington citizens in many cases ...
9/20/2021 India to restart COVID vaccine exports to COVAX, neighbours ... COVID-19 vaccines soon. It donated or sold 66 million doses to nearly 100 countries before the export halt.The announcement on resumption of exports in the October to December quarter comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Washington this week where vaccines are likely to be discussed at a summit of the leaders of the Quad countries - the United States, India, Japan and Australia.India wants to ...
9/20/2021 Employers‚Äô vaccine mandate unwise We agree with President Joe Biden that nearly all Americans should get the COVID-19 vaccine. However, until that happens, or until we develop herd immunity, our economy will still not fully recover from the ... appropriate, albeit heavy-handed, policy measure from deep in the Washington Beltway, since it‚Aos an extension of what the U.S. military and some notable health care and national companies have decided to require, it ...
9/15/2021 Latest: Alaska's biggest hospital begins rationing treatment ... 1 of 15 FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, file photo, a syringe containing a dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine sits in a container during a vaccine clinic at Providence Alaska Medical ... have died of COVID-19, on the National Mall in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021. The installation will consist of more than 630,000 flags when completed. Patrick Semansky/AP Show More Show Less 3 of ...
9/11/2021 How Washington state's onetime ‚ÄòMost Wanted‚Äô fugitive, in his last act, broke through the vaccine impasse - Fri, 10 Sep 2021 PST News] [Washington] How Washington state‚Aos onetime ‚AoMost Wanted‚Ao fugitive, in his last act, broke through the vaccine impasse UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 11, 2021 For months now, health experts, politicians, corporate heads, university professors and other elites have been desperately trying to persuade, entice, reason with or harangue the reluctant among us to get the COVID-19 vaccine. It took an ex-con in Kennewick to crack the code ...
9/2/2021 Washington Nationals VP Bob Boone resigns over team's COVID-19 vaccine requirement, source says Washington Nationals vice president Bob Boone has informed the team that he will resign instead of complying with a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for all non-uniformed employees, a source confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday. Boone, 73, has been with the organization since 2005 and serves as a senior adviser to general manager Mike Rizzo. Boone was assistant GM and vice president of player development from 2006 to 2013. News ...
9/2/2021 What marketers can learn from a group of moms leading vaccine discourse on Facebook Becker's Hospital Review Vaccine Talk, a private Facebook group where pro-vaccine and vaccine-hesitant people have evidence-based discussions, is a rare example of civil and productive online discourse between groups who have differing views on COVID-19 vaccines, according to an Aug. 24 Washington Post report. Kate Bilowitz, an Oakland, Calif.-based mother who works for a real estate company, went to Facebook for information on childhood vaccinations in 2015 after ...
9/2/2021 Washington Baseball Team Owner Quits Over Vaccine Mandate‚Ķ Washington Nationals Vice President Bob Boone will resign over the team‚Aos COVID-19 vaccine mandate, according to multiple reports Wednesday.Boone informed the team that he will resign instead of complying with the mandate, which applies to all non-uniformed employees, sources told ESPN and The Washington Post.Boone, who was a star catcher for decades before becoming a manager and executive, served with the Nationals since 2005, and ...
9/1/2021 Rep. Trone Urges Marylanders Who Are Not Vaccinated To Get Their Shots His office says vaccinations in far western Maryland are falling behind. Washington DC (KM) Sixth District Representative David Trone is starring in a series of public service announcements urging Marylanders who have not been vaccinated ... local population has received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and almost 61% are fully vaccinated. By Kevin McManus ...
8/31/2021 As COVID-19 vaccine mandate deadline draws near, unions hurry to reach bargaining deals - Tue, 31 Aug 2021 PST News] As COVID-19 vaccine mandate deadline draws near, unions hurry to reach bargaining deals Tue., Aug. 31, 2021 OLYMPIA ‚Ai The deadline for many Washington employees to get a COVID-19 vaccine or face job termination is growing near, and so is the fight over how it will happen. Unions for affected employees are in the process of bargaining over issues like time off for vaccines, exemptions and help ...
8/29/2021 Ed Thelander kicks off congressional campaign ... Navy SEAL, criticized the United States' withdrawal from Afghanistan, calling the process "an embarrassment to this country." "Our leaders in Washington think it's O.K. to leave people behind," Thelander said. The Republican also criticized the ... a mandate requiring all health care workers to get a COVID-19 vaccine by the end of September. He took aim at increased unemployment benefits, arguing the program is disincentivizing people from working, and other ...
8/28/2021 Washington state employees union sues Gov. Inslee over COVID-19 vaccine mandate OLYMPIA, Wash ‚Ai The Washington Federation of State Employees (WFSE) filed a lawsuit Thursday in an attempt to stop Gov. Jay Inslee's vaccine mandate from going into effect after the state and the union failed ... the mandate, state employees would need to get their second COVID-19 vaccine on Oct. 4 in order to be considered fully vaccinated by Oct. 18. Depending on which vaccine employees get, some would need ...
8/27/2021 Vashon Island fire chief refuses to get COVID-19 vaccine despite Washington state mandate Seattle PI Vashon Island fire chief refuses to get COVID-19 vaccine despite Washington state mandate Callie Craighead , Seattle P-I Aug. 27, 2021 Updated: Aug. 27, 2021 2:07 p.m. 31 of 3 Vashon Island Fire Chief Charles H KrimmertVashon Island Fire Department photo Show More Show Less2 of 3 Colleen D Amico, a clinical pharmacist with Seattle Indian Health Board (SIHB) administers a shot of the Moderna COVID ...
8/26/2021 Governor's gamble: Weighing the potential costs of Mills‚Äô healthcare worker vaccine mandate ... COVID-19 vaccine about a month to get their final shot, since two weeks following the final dose is what it takes for one to be considered ‚Aufully vaccinated.‚Au This made Maine the fourth state to issue a similar mandate, following California , Oregon , and Washington . New York Governor Andrew Cuomo made his own decree on Monday, making New York the fifth state to impose similar rules. Of the lot ...
8/26/2021 Back to school: COVID-19 policies, learning options in western Washington Back to school: COVID-19 policies, learning options in western Washington As kids return to class in western Washington, here is what to expect for COVID-19 safety in schools ‚Ai including what happens if ... Gov. Jay Inslee, the mandate does not include students. Additionally, COVID-19 vaccines have not been approved for people under the age of 12. Learning models vary from district to district, with some offering in ...
8/25/2021 Schenectady County offers 3rd dose of COVID vaccine for immunocompromised patients COUNTY-SCHENECTADY_634x356SCHENECTADY, N.Y. ( NEWS10 ) ‚Ai Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) Wednesday announced they will offer additional doses of COVID-19 vaccines for eligible individuals at all County vaccine locations.Washington County COVID update, Wednesday, August 25 New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) reportedly authorized providers currently enrolled in theNYS COVID-19 vaccination program to administer the third dose for certain people who are moderately or ...
8/24/2021 About 1 in 8 nurses haven't gotten a COVID-19 vaccine or don't plan to get one, a new survey finds, setting up the potential for more staffing shortages at hospitals MSN Beheshta Arghand: Female journalist flees Afghanistan following groundbreaking TV interview with Taliban spokesman Hurricane Ida: Alabama governor issues state of emergency © John McDonnell/The Washington Post via Getty Images RN Janelle Roper, left, administers the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine to Nurse Anesthetist Kate-Alden Hartman. John McDonnell/The Washington Post via Getty Images 1 in 8 nurses haven't gotten a COVID-19 vaccine or don't plan to get one, according ...
8/23/2021 FDA approves Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine | Washington Examiner Washington Examiner T he Food and Drug Administration granted full approval to the Pfizer-BioNTech two-dose COVID-19 vaccine, a move the Biden administration is hoping will convince holdouts to get the shots."While this and other vaccines have met the FDA‚Aos rigorous, scientific standards for emergency use authorization, as the first FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine, the public can be very confident that this vaccine meets the high standards ...
8/23/2021 Get More Smarter on Monday (August 23) ... COVID-19 vaccine at one of six locations without a prior appointment. ‚n∫ As The Washington Post reports, you have one less reason to continue ducking the COVID-19 vaccination: Federal regulators Monday granted full approval to the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine ‚Ai a milestone that could help increase inoculation rates and spark a wave of vaccine mandates by employers and universities amid a surge of new cases and hospitalizations ...