However, it said those who had been vaccinated in most countries outside the UK, EU and US would still need to quarantine because the UK would not accept the certificates. The other UK nations – Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland – set their own health policies. Source link
While some of these still unvaccinated people may actually be hesitant — that is, they have serious questions about the safety or effectiveness of the vaccines — many just outright refuse to get vaccinated. Source link
Health workers once on the frontline of the pandemic are now embroiled in a row over vaccine mandates. In Houston, a group of nurses is standing up against the state’s largest hospital system, which is requiring them to get vaccinated or lose their jobs. As more Americans return to the office, public health officials say… Continue reading Vaccine hesitancy: Your job or the jab?
Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi says the UK’s vaccination programme has passed another key milestone, with more than 60% of the adult population now fully vaccinated. Speaking at a Downing Street briefing he said: “The vaccination programme has been delivered in the community, by the community and for the community”. Source link
In a statement to WebMD, Katie Fowlie, CDC public affairs spokesperson, said:
“It’s important to know that the vaccine administration process is complex and requires strong cooperation and partnership with all parties at the jurisdictional, local, and federal levels. CDC is working closely with jurisdictions to ensure as much information is submitted as… Continue reading Vaccine Hesitancy in Communities of Color Eases — A Bit