Tuesday 28 September 2021
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Category: Health, Hot News, Local News, Uncategorized

Dr. Michael Mendoza, commissioner of the Monroe County Department of Public Health/ Minority Reporter Media Group

Monroe County Adjusts to Pause in Use of J&J COVID-19 Vaccine

Patti Singer News that six women who received the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine reported severe...

Aqua Porter, executive director of the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative. File photo

Posting Data on Vaccinations Available to Minorities is Matter of Trust

Patti Singer (Versión en español disponible.) Just how many Blacks and Latinos are being vaccinated...

Daniele Lyman-Torres, commissioner of the city’s Department of Recreation and Human Services, said there is more to equity than putting a vaccine site in the city. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

Location of Vaccine Site Doesn’t Guarantee Equity

Patti Singer (Versión en español disponible.) Putting a COVID-19 vaccine site in an otherwise...

A year after

After a Year in a Pandemic, Here’s What’s Happening in Rochester

(Versión en español disponible.) Although the Empire State was hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re starting to see the light at...

New York state has yet to release data on the number of Latinos and Blacks who have received either the Pfizer-BioNTech or the Moderna vaccine. File photo

So Far, No Data on Number of COVID-19 Vaccines for Latinos, Blacks

Patti Singer (Versión en español disponible.) How many Latinos and Blacks have received COVID-19 vaccine...

Save Rochester Voices Concern Over Potential Vaccine Mandate

Patti Singer As COVID-19 vaccination extends to more health care workers, nursing home residents and...


City Offers Guide to Prepare Families If COVID-19 Hits Home

Staff reports (Versión en español disponible.) If you or a family member were to get COVID-19, do you have enough masks and cleaning...

Transportation worker Carlos Rosa of Rochester, left, was the first of 10 employees at the University of Rochester Medical Center to receive their first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, administered by nurse and director of employee health Laura Caruso, Dec, 14, 2020. Photo by J. Adam Fenster / University of Rochester

‘Exciting Day’ for Rochester as Vaccinations Begin for Health Care Workers

Patti  Singer (Versión en español disponible.) Rochester received its first doses of the...

Anthony Jordan Health Center

Numbers Show Why Jordan Health Needed to be COVID-19 Test Site

Patti Singer (Versión en español disponible.) Health Center marked the six-month anniversary of its...

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Monroe County Issues English and Spanish Versions of Announcement of Possible COVID-19 Exposures at Pentecostal Holiness Church

Staff reports The Monroe County Department of Public Health is urging anyone who visited Pentecostal Holiness Church, 939 N. Clinton Ave....