More Help Needed To Convince Minorities To Get COVID Vaccine, Make Vaccinations Accessible, Community Leaders SayHospital teams say to reach the people they want to reach, they have to go deeper, provide more depth to resources and who is delivering the message.
COVID In New Jersey: Vaccination Sites Keeping Opening, But There's Only One Problem -- No Doses To Give OutMega vaccination sites keep opening in New Jersey, but an appointment is nearly impossible to find due to a lack of supply.
COVID In New York City: Councilman Treyger Working On Plan To Get Homebound Seniors Their Vaccine ShotsWith New York City facing a COVID-19 vaccine supply shortage, some of its most vulnerable seniors have been unable to get their shot. One lawmaker is trying to change that.
Poll: 42% Of New Yorkers Hesitant To Get COVID Vaccine As Soon As It's Available; Numbers Much Lower Among MinoritiesThe Bronx River Houses was the first stop for a mobile vaccination unit that hopes to reach 15,000 NYCHA seniors over the next eight weeks.
Many Callers Left Frustrated As New Jersey Rolls Out New COVID Vaccine Appointment Hotline: 'This Phone Number Is Useless'A new COVID-19 hotline is supposed to help New Jersey residents make vaccination appointments. But on the first day, it was overwhelmed.
Dr. Max's COVID Vaccine FAQs: Are The New Coronavirus Strains More Deadly? Are Vaccines Effective Against Them?There is increasing concern over a number of new strains of the coronavirus and if the available vaccines are effective against them. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the answers.
Dr. Fauci: Goal Of 100 Million COVID-19 Vaccine Shots In 100 days 'Is A Floor, Not A Ceiling'"It's going to be a challenge," Fauci said in an interview on "Face the Nation" on achieving President Biden's goal.
Gov. Cuomo Urges New Yorkers To Get COVID Vaccine: 'We'll Make It Accessible, But We Need You To Accept It'The governor made a point of urging Black New Yorkers to get vaccinated against the coronavirus. Polls show Black Americans are among the most reluctant to get the vaccine despite higher COVID-19 death rates than white Americans.
Health Care Workers Return To Newark Vaccination Center For 2nd Dose As State Grapples With COVID Vaccine ShortageNew Jersey health care workers were grateful to be back for their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine as the state and country deal with a shortage.
COVID In New Jersey: Careful Planning Has Helped Essex County Vaccination Site Become Highly EfficientEssex County, home to Newark, New Jersey's largest city, has been the hardest hit county by the coronavirus pandemic, with the highest number of positive cases and deaths.
Dr. Max's COVID Vaccine FAQs: Why Not Prioritize Young People Who Spread The Virus? Can A Vaccinated Person Still Spread COVID?Why not vaccinate young people who are out and about, and will the vaccine keep you from transmitting COVID to others? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has those answers.
COVID Vaccine Shortage: NYC Postpones First Dose Appointments Until Next Week, 15 Vaccine Sites Remain ClosedA spokesperson for President Joe Biden says the administration is taking steps to clearly communicate with states on allocation and delivery.
Paterson, N.J. Hosts One Of The Only First Come, First Served COVID Vaccine Locations In The RegionHundreds of people in New Jersey stood in line out in the cold Friday morning to get the COVID vaccine.
New York City Temporarily Closes 15 Vaccine Hubs, Cancels Thousands Of Appointments Due To ShortageWhile many private clinics are still operating, that's not the case for the 15 city-run hubs.
COVID-19 Tops Biden's Agenda On His First Full Day In OfficeThe president is expected to sign 10 executive orders as part of his strategy to combat COVID-19, which has killed more than 400,000 Americans and infected more than 24 million people nationwide.