Grant for quarantined employees to close June 30

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Over the past few months, the rate of new applications has decreased significantly, with only a handful of new applications made in the past week. The unspent portion of the grant will be returned to the state’s General Fund.

Los CDC dan vía libre a la vacunación de niños de 12 a 15 años

Los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC), siguiendo las recomendaciones de su Comité Asesor sobre Prácticas de Inmunización (ACIP), han dado hoy vía libre para que los niños de 12 a 15 años empiecen a recibir la vacuna contra el COVID-19 de Pfizer-BioNTech.

CDC clears way to vaccinate 12-15 year olds

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), acting on recommendations from its Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), today cleared the way for 12-15 year olds to begin receiving the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.

Utah meets COVID-19 thresholds established in House Bill 294

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all COVID-19 thresholds established in House Bill 294, Pandemic Emergency Power Amendments, have been met. The COVID-19 Transmission Index, which identifies counties of high, moderate, and low disease transmission based on several established metrics will continue as a guide for individuals and businesses.

The UDOH Recommends Temporary Pause of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Administration

The Utah Department of Health (UDOH) is today recommending vaccine providers temporarily pause administration of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. The pause is to allow the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) time to investigate reports of a rare, treatable type of blood clots experienced by a small number of who received the vaccine.