COVID-19 updates for Tuesday, January 12
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What's happening in Ireland should give US policymakers pause. In the space of 3 weeks, Ireland's infection rate increased 10-fold, and the proportion of cases accounted for by the B117 variant increased from <10% to 45%
Great summary of how states are prioritizing vaccine rollout. There is a lot of variability by state. - thank you for keeping track!
Eligible New Yorkers can now search for vaccination sites near them and schedule an appointment through our new COVID-19 Vaccine Finder. To find a site or to schedule an appointment, visit nyc.gov/vaccinefinder.
In Florida, people 65 and older, whom the state has prioritized to get vaccinated against Covid-19, have clamored to get it — only to find a fragmented and confusing health care system overwhelmed by demand.
I'm back! First column of the new year is on why we always keep losing to the pandemic - we don't have a political movement whose demands are more than temporary fixes
NEW: Here is our deep dive on what went wrong with U.S. covonavirus vaccine distribution. Overpromising and underdelivering is just one reason. w