1st Dose COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage Among Skilled Nursing Facility Residents, Staff

JAMA

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What The Article Says: This JAMA Insights review from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 Response team members presents data on the number of long-term care facilities and the numbers of residents and staff of those facilities who received first-dose vaccination through mid-January under the agency’s public-private partnership with CVS, Walgreens and Managed Health Care Associates.

Authors: Radhika Gharpure, D.V.M., M.P.H., of the COVID-19 Response at the CDC, is the corresponding author.

(doi:10.1001/jama.2021.2352)

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