Published On: Tue, Aug 17th, 2021

New York’s Cuomo Orders Health Care Workers to Get COVID-19 Vaccine

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Health care workers in New York must get vaccinated against the virus that causes COVID-19, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday. Cuomo, a Democrat who is set to step down soon, said workers must be vaccinated by Sept. 17. “When COVID ambushed New York last year, New Yorkers acted, while the Federal Government denied the problem,” Cuomo said in a statement. “Now, the Delta variant is spreading across the nation and across New York—new daily positives are up over 1,000 percent over the last six weeks, and over 80 percent of recent positives in New York State are linked to the Delta variant. We must now act again to stop the spread.” COVID-19 is the disease caused by the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus, also known as SARS-CoV-2 or the coronavirus. Most health care workers in the state are already vaccinated, but officials believe the mandate will quickly raise the uptake rates. … Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS

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