NYSDOH Information on MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING (MOU) REGARDING COVID-19 VACCINE ADMINISTRATION

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NYSDOH provided updated information on the MOU recently distributed to a select group of providers who dually enrolled in both the Federal Pharmacy Partnership for LTC Vaccination Program and the New York State COVID-19 Vaccination Program. The MOU was sent to those providers to ensure safe distribution and administration of the COVID-19 vaccine ...

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NYSDOH Guidance for Administration of the Second Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine

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There are currently two COVID-19 vaccines authorized for emergency use in the United States: BNT162b2, produced by Pfizer-BioNTech; and mRNA-1273, produced by Moderna. Each of these vaccines have been ...

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Update on the COVID Vaccine Tracker Survey

Jackie Pappalardi Lisa Volk and Tarrah Quinlan in Clinical & Quality

NYSDOH has provided clarification on completing the COVID Vaccine Tracker survey. The COVID Vaccine Tracker Survey will track the COVID vaccine that has been shipped to the facility and administered by the facility. At this time, facilities should complete the survey and insert “zeros” (0) in spaces pertaining to the vaccines currently distributed and administered by CVS/ Walgreens ...

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The Center for Health Workforce Studies (CHWS) Survey

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The Center for Health Workforce Studies (CHWS) at the School of Public Health, University at Albany monitors annual health care employment trends in the state of New York and issues a report of its findings each year. Our most recent report, The Health Care Workforce in New York, 2018-2019: Trends in the Supply and Demand for Health Workers can be found on our website at www.chwsny.org. CHWS is conducting their annual survey to gather information on health workforce employment ...

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