Pelham Manor COVID-19 Update 1/4/2021

Please continue to follow the health and safety protocols put in place by the NYS Department of Health and the CDC
Peham Manor COVID-19 Update 1/4/2021

Westchester County re-introduced its dashboard of local coronavirus cases. The new dashboard provides additional data including "active" cases, cumulative cases, and a test site finder. The dashboard is updated daily. The updated dashboard is available here (click here).

The County has also requested data on deaths and hospitalizations from New York State, which it will include on the dashboard (as information is received).

New York State's vaccine rollout, currently in phase 1A, is underway. Before receiving vaccination, eligible New Yorkers must complete the COVID-19 Vaccine Form. More information is available here: https://covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/.

New Yorkers who are presently eligible for the vaccine include:

  • High-risk hospital workers (emergency room workers, ICU staff and pulmonary department staff)
  • Residents and staff at nursing homes and other congregate care facilities
  • Federally qualified health center employees
  • EMS workers
  • Coroners, medical examiners and certain funeral workers
  • Staff and residents at OPWDD, OMH and OASAS facilities
  • Urgent care providers
  • Individuals administering COVID-19 vaccines, including local health department staff
  • All outpatient/ambulatory front-line, high-risk health care workers of any age who provide direct in-person patient care
  • All staff who are in direct contact with patients (i.e., intake staff)
  • All front-line, high-risk public health workers who have direct contact with patients, including those conducting COVID tests, and handling COVID specimens or vaccinations, including but not limited to:
    • Doctors who work in private medical practices and their staff
    • Doctors who work in hospital-affiliated medical practices and their staff
    • Doctors who work in public health clinics and their staff
    • Registered nurses
    • Specialty medical practices of all types
    • Dentists and orthodontists and their staff
    • Psychiatrists and psychologists and their staff
    • Physical therapists and their staff
    • Optometrists and their staff
    • Pharmacists and pharmacy aides

Beginning on January 11, the following will be additionally eligible for vaccination:

  • Home care workers
  • Hospice workers
  • Staff of nursing homes/skilled nursing facilities who did not receive COVID vaccination through the Pharmacy Partnership for Long-Term Care program

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