New York State seeks to expand mandate on vaccines
More New Yorkers could be forced to get vaccinated against COVID.
Governor Kathy Hochul on Tuesday announced new measures to tackle the COVID-19 Delta variant among New Yorkers.
Speaking at the University of Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine, the governor announced that she will work with communities, the state health department and the Public Health and Health Planning Council in the coming days to put in place of mandatory weekly COVID-19 tests for the unvaccinated public. and charter school employees, and establish a vaccination requirement for all staff in state-regulated facilities and assembly places.
“Last year all communities in the state came together in a deep way to say, ‘we can do this,'” Hochul said. “This war is not over and the Delta variant is a serious threat, especially for people who are still unvaccinated. We all need to remain vigilant to protect each other – and that means coming in to get you vaccinated. and boost, wear masks in interior spaces and apply basic safety measures that we all know now. ”
The governor also announced that $ 65 million will be made available to local state health departments to support the rapid and reliable distribution of reminders.
Local health departments will support the distribution of reminders in New York City, allowing them to use their knowledge and workforce to quickly deliver reminders to their communities. The governor is making $ 65 million available to local health departments to build the infrastructure necessary for these efforts.
Getting children back to the school where they can learn most effectively and protecting students, teachers and staff are top priorities for Governor Hochul. Building on the state Department of Health’s directive requiring universal masking for anyone entering schools, the governor will work with localities, the Department of Health, and the Public Health Planning Board and health in the coming days to implement a mandatory weekly COVID test for school staff who are not vaccinated.
Following the Ministry of Health’s announcement last week that all staff at health facilities should be vaccinated, the state is considering how to expand this requirement to include staff from all state-regulated facilities, according to officials.
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