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CDC Advisers Prioritize Health Workers and Nursing Home Residents

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There are 21 million health-care workers and 3 million residents and staff workers in nursing homes or long-term care facilities. A federal advisory panel recommended Tuesday afternoon that they be amongst the first to receive the coronavirus vaccine.   Health-care workers have the important job in keeping the nation’s hospitals and medical facilities functioning. The Advisory […]