Vaccination is currently underway, and each state is handling vaccination distribution differently.
Per New York State guidance, Kinney Drugs can now vaccinate the following eligible New Yorkers:
1) *NEW* New York residents age 18+.(Please note: NYS guidances specify age 16+; however, Kinney is only provided Moderna vaccine which is only approved for those age 18+.)
In Vermont,Kinney Drugs is currently administering COVID-19 vaccines for VT residents age 30+, K-12 teachers and onsite staff, child care workers, expanded public safety personnel,BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and people of color) Vermonters and their household members, people aged 16+ with certain high-risk health conditions outlined below, and parents of a child under 16 years of age with a high-risk condition:
Chronic kidney disease
COPD, including emphysema and chronic bronchitis
Heart disease, including heart attack, heart failure, congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease (angina, acute and chronic ischemic heart disease), cardiomyopathies, and pulmonary hypertension. Does NOT include high blood pressure.
Immunocompromised (weakened immune system), due to solid organ transplant, blood, or bone marrow transplant, immune deficiencies, or other causes; or HIV with a low CD4 cell count or not on HIV treatment; prolonged use of corticosteroids or other immune suppressing drugs.
Severe obesity (BMI of 40 or above)
Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes
Disabilities including chromosomal disorders, such as Down syndrome; intellectual disabilities (IQ of 70 or below); disabilities that compromise lung function (neurologic and muscular conditions such as muscular dystrophy, spina bifida, cystic fibrosis, and multiple sclerosis).
Sickle cell disease
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