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Publix Accepts Walk-in Customers for COVID‑19 Vaccinations in All Seven of Its States

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 7:00pm

Customers who receive the Moderna vaccine will be provided with an appointment to receive their second dose.

Key Points: 
  • Customers who receive the Moderna vaccine will be provided with an appointment to receive their second dose.
  • The Johnson & Johnson vaccine requires only one dose.\nAppointments are encouraged for the most efficient vaccination experience and to ensure the preferred vaccine is available.
  • Appointments can be made through the online reservation system at publix.com/covidvaccine , and same day appointments may be available.
  • Appointments cannot be made by calling Publix or the Publix Pharmacy.\nVaccinations are provided to eligible individuals, while supplies last, and at no cost to the individual.

Poll: Blacks Report BDO "Very Helpful" in Vaccine Decision

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 9:35pm

b'CHICAGO, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BlackDoctor.org (BDO) has been leading the charge in COVID-19 vaccine education since the beginning of the pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • b'CHICAGO, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BlackDoctor.org (BDO) has been leading the charge in COVID-19 vaccine education since the beginning of the pandemic.
  • That\'s over two-thirds of over 1600 respondents saying that BDO helped their decision to get vaccinated.
  • BDO polled their audience throughout the pandemic to gauge attitudes and concerns about the vaccines and identified a significant shift.
  • Vaccine hesitancy by Blacks was averaging around 60% but later dropped down to only 22% saying they will not get the vaccine.\nBDO recognized Blacks need information about when, where, and how to get the vaccine.

Walk-In COVID-19 Vaccinations Available at Alabama, North Carolina and Tennessee Publix Pharmacies

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 7:00pm

b'Starting May 3, Publix Pharmacy locations in Alabama, North Carolina and Tennessee will accept walk-in customers who want to get the COVID\xe2\x80\x9119 vaccine, in addition to those who schedule appointments online.

Key Points: 
  • b'Starting May 3, Publix Pharmacy locations in Alabama, North Carolina and Tennessee will accept walk-in customers who want to get the COVID\xe2\x80\x9119 vaccine, in addition to those who schedule appointments online.
  • Vaccinations are provided to eligible individuals ages 18 and older, while supplies last.\nWalk-in customers may choose between the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines.
  • However, appointments are encouraged for the most efficient vaccination experience and to ensure the preferred vaccine is available.
  • The Johnson & Johnson vaccine requires only one dose.\nAppointments are required in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and Virginia and are available in all seven states where we have stores.

Publix Pharmacy Now Offering COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments in North Carolina

Friday, April 9, 2021 - 7:00pm

Starting Monday, April 12, at 7 a.m. Eastern time, the online appointment reservation system will open for Moderna COVID-19 vaccination appointments at select Alabama, North Carolina and Tennessee Publix Pharmacy locations.

Key Points: 
  • Starting Monday, April 12, at 7 a.m. Eastern time, the online appointment reservation system will open for Moderna COVID-19 vaccination appointments at select Alabama, North Carolina and Tennessee Publix Pharmacy locations.
  • This is the first time the company has offered COVID-19 vaccination appointments in North Carolina and the first time offering the Moderna vaccine in all three states.
  • View a full list of North Carolina pharmacies offering appointments for the COVID19 vaccine.
  • With this announcement, Publix is offering COVID19 vaccinations at Publix pharmacies in all seven states in which the company operates.

Rhode Island Stop & Shop Stores to Begin Administering COVID-19 Vaccines to Customers This Week

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 3:04pm

Starting this week, select Stop & Shop locations will begin accepting online vaccination appointments for these populations.

Key Points: 
  • Starting this week, select Stop & Shop locations will begin accepting online vaccination appointments for these populations.
  • Stop & Shop expects all 14 of its pharmacy locations in Rhode Island to be administering either the two-dose vaccine series from Moderna or the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine by next week.
  • Current eligible individuals must live, work or attend school in Rhode Island, and eligible customers can schedule their vaccination via Stop & Shops Online Vaccine Scheduling System.
  • The following Rhode Island Stop & Shop locations are expected to offer the Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine only.

New Tech Helps Public Health Agencies Equitably Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine to Communities in Need

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 2:00pm

"RE-PLAN can help identify those areas with an absence of health care services and resources and mobilize COVID-19 vaccination efforts quickly and efficiently making the greatest impact for the populations most in need.

Key Points: 
  • "RE-PLAN can help identify those areas with an absence of health care services and resources and mobilize COVID-19 vaccination efforts quickly and efficiently making the greatest impact for the populations most in need.
  • Developed by a team of researchers at the University of North Texas, RE-PLAN assesses data from various sources to help public health agencies create response plans to use during an epidemic.
  • These response plans include locations where medications or vaccines will be distributed, overlayed on top of socieo-economic and GIS data.
  • In simple terms, not having access to a vehicle should not prevent a person from receiving a COVID-19 vaccine."

Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on March 1, 2021

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 7:29pm

COVID-19 vaccines continue to roll-out in priority vaccination programs across Canada and last week Health Canada authorized two more safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines for use in Canada .

Key Points: 
  • COVID-19 vaccines continue to roll-out in priority vaccination programs across Canada and last week Health Canada authorized two more safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines for use in Canada .
  • The authorization of additional vaccines provides further tools to fight this pandemic as quickly as possible, and will provide more supply to the market.
  • Any easing of public health measures must be done slowly with enhanced testing, screening, and genomic analysis to detect variants of concern.
  • These factors underscore the importance of enhanced public health measures where needed and maintaining strict adherence to individual precautions.