FHP COVID-19 Updateshttps://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updatesFoundationhealthpartnersCOVID Bites: June 30, 2021https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_june_30_2021<div><p><strong>COVID-19 TESTING SITES</strong>: See the updated Testing Site document <a href="https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/documents/covid_19_testing/covid_19_testing_sites_updated_jan_5_2021pdf" class=" WikiLinkType1"><strong>here </strong></a>for information about where to get tested for COVID. </p><p><strong><img src="/.api2/binaries/e5VIlxsQRF/thumbnails/COVID%20bites%20covid%20colors%20SQUARE-01.png?width=300" style="width: 300px; height: auto;" class="fr-fic fr-fir fr-dii" data-key="e5VIlxsQRF" data-contentlength="202302" data-contenttype="image/png" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/e5VIlxsQRF/download/COVID bites covid colors SQUARE-01.png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/e5VIlxsQRF/thumbnails/COVID bites covid colors SQUARE-01.png" data-name="COVID bites covid colors SQUARE-01.png" data-isprofilephoto="false" data-ig-embed-key="e5VIlxsQRF">COMMUNIITY VACCINATION CLINIC: </strong>Yesterday, Tuesday, June 29 was the last day for vaccinations at the Carlson Center. Capstone Clinic, the operator of the community vaccination clinic is moving their COVID Vaccine Clinic operations…</p></div>Meghan FestaWed, 30 Jun 2021 09:13:18 -0800https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_june_30_2021COVID Bites: May 20, 2021https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_may_20_2021<div><p><strong>COVID-19 TESTING SITES</strong>: There have been a number of changes to COVID testing site locations in Fairbanks. See the attached for the most current information. </p><p><strong>TVC PFIZER VACCINE CLINICS: </strong>TVC Pediatrics is holding several upcoming COVID-19 Pfizer Vaccine Clinics. This free clinic is for all individuals 12 years and older. This is a great opportunity…</p></div>Meghan FestaFri, 21 May 2021 04:23:48 -0800https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_may_20_2021COVID Bites: May 4, 2021https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_may_4_2021<div><p><strong>COVID SURGE</strong>: FHP and the community are in the midst of a dangerous COVID surge. The number of COVID positive inpatients at FMH yesterday was higher than we have seen throughout the <em>entire </em>pandemic. These patients are younger (we have patients in their 20’s) much sicker and taking longer, sometimes 2-3 weeks in the hospital, to recover. This is…</p></div>Meghan FestaTue, 04 May 2021 06:58:40 -0800https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_may_4_2021COVID Bites: The Johnson & Johnson Vaccinehttps://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_the_johnson__johnson_vaccine<div><p><strong>The Johnson &amp; Johnson Vaccine</strong></p><p>Yesterday the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food &amp; Drug Administration (FDA) issued a <a href="https://nam12.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fmedia%2Freleases%2F2021%2Fs0413-JJ-vaccine.html&data=04%7C01%7CKelly.Atlee%40foundationhealth.org%7Cff10c13b47db42a3e7c708d8feea1c9f%7Cfe34afb8b2e642b0ab3874b89baa1248%7C1%7C0%7C637539628760925822%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=SOKyIokHv4HDZBj4yeeRbSjTecyzDlGhUibJgFpa%2B4Q%3D&reserved=0" target="_blank">joint statement</a> regarding the Johnson &amp; Johnson (J&amp;J) COVID-19 vaccine.  </p><p>To date, more than 6.8 million doses of the Johnson &amp; Johnson vaccine have been administered in the United States.…</p></div>Meghan FestaWed, 14 Apr 2021 11:42:19 -0800https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_the_johnson__johnson_vaccineCOVID-19: March 29, 2021https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_19_march_29_2021<div><p><strong>Interior Alaska COVID-19 Roundtable Discussion and Q&amp;A</strong><strong>:</strong> This week, learn more about the numbers that tell the COVID story. Find out why these numbers matter and what they tell us. Join the medical experts to learn more and to have your COVID questions answered. Click <a href="https://alaska.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ivg3Yu7rSMuVo-3MkogbsA"><strong>here</strong></a><strong> </strong>to register or click <a href="https://chd.app.box.com/s/6m25xp9iv61h6orw6us6hz6tgnmte0ek"><strong>here</strong></a><strong> </strong>to access recordings of all past sessions. </p><p><strong>Vacc…</strong></p></div>Meghan FestaMon, 29 Mar 2021 11:30:26 -0800https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_19_march_29_2021COVID Bites: March 18, 2021https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_march_18_2021<div><p><strong>New Appointments for Community Mass Vaccination Clinic</strong><strong>:</strong><strong> </strong>A new Community Mass Vaccination Clinic has been scheduled for March 24 at the Carlson Center. Appointments for this clinic should be available on the <a href="http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/epi/id/pages/COVID-19/vaccine.aspx"><strong>COVIDvax.Alaska.gov</strong></a> website by noon, today, Thursday, March 18. You can make an appointment online at <a href="http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/epi/id/pages/COVID-19/vaccine.aspx"><strong>COVIDvax.Alaska.gov</strong></a><strong> </strong>or call…</p></div>Meghan FestaThu, 18 Mar 2021 05:44:59 -0800https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_march_18_2021COVID Bites: March 16, 2021https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_march_16_2021<div><p><strong>Interior Alaska COVID-19 Roundtable Discussion and Q&amp;A TONIGHT</strong>: This evening’s COVID-19 Roundtable Discussion is a great opportunity to get all of your COVID vaccine questions answered by a team of medical experts. Click <a href="https://alaska.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ivg3Yu7rSMuVo-3MkogbsA"><strong>here</strong></a><strong> </strong>to register.  </p><p><strong>VOLUNTEERS NEEDED</strong>: There are several Community Vaccine Clinics scheduled at the Carlson Center in the…</p></div>Meghan FestaTue, 16 Mar 2021 10:42:29 -0800https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_march_16_2021COVID Bites: March 11, 2021https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_march_11_2021<div><p><strong><img src="/.api2/binaries/qnluli46ck/thumbnails/OMM.jpg?width=300" style="width: 300px; height: auto;" class="fr-fic fr-fir fr-dii" data-key="wau8pFr2sq" data-contentlength="265814" data-contenttype="image/jpeg" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/wau8pFr2sq/download/OMM.jpg" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/wau8pFr2sq/thumbnails/OMM.jpg" data-name="OMM.jpg" data-isprofilephoto="false" data-ig-embed-key="qnluli46ck">VACCINE APPOINTMENTS TO BE ADDED</strong>: Another Fairbanks community vaccine clinic has been scheduled for March 17 - this means more appointment availability for Interior residents, aged 16 and older, to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Appointments for this clinic should be available on the<strong> </strong><a href="http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Epi/id/Pages/COVID-19/vaccine.aspx"><strong>COVIDvax.Alaska.gov</strong></a> website at approximately noon today, March…</p></div>Meghan FestaThu, 11 Mar 2021 04:04:17 -0900https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_march_11_2021COVID Bites: March 10, 2021https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_march_10_2021<div><p><strong><img src="/.api2/binaries/rY1T7lUP3t/thumbnails/noname_1615397119892?width=300" style="width: 300px; height: auto;" class="fr-fic fr-fir fr-dii" data-contentlength="4180661" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/rY1T7lUP3t/download/noname_1615397119892" data-name="noname_1615397119892" data-ig-embed-key="rY1T7lUP3t" alt="noname_1615397119892" data-key="rY1T7lUP3t" data-contenttype="image/png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/rY1T7lUP3t/thumbnails/noname_1615397119892" data-isprofilephoto="false">VACCINE ELGIBILITY FOR ALL ALASKANS 16+</strong>: All Alaskans, aged 16 and older are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. To make an appointment visit <a href="http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Epi/id/Pages/COVID-19/vaccine.aspx"><strong>COVIDvax.Alaska.gov</strong></a> or call 907-646-3322. The Alaska DHSS website includes links for all locations in the state that offer the vaccine. However, because not all locations use the same appointment…</p></div>Meghan FestaWed, 10 Mar 2021 04:26:38 -0900https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/covid_bites_march_10_2021Understanding How COVID-19 Vaccine Workshttps://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/understanding_how_covid_19_vaccine_works<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/dvHw8SQ3Ur/thumbnails/noname_1614968981185?width=300" style="width: 300px; height: auto;" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-contentlength="4844861" data-binarylocation="/.api2/binaries/dvHw8SQ3Ur/download/noname_1614968981185" data-name="noname_1614968981185" data-ig-embed-key="dvHw8SQ3Ur" alt="noname_1614968981185" data-key="dvHw8SQ3Ur" data-contenttype="image/png" data-thumbnaillocation="/.api2/binaries/dvHw8SQ3Ur/thumbnails/noname_1614968981185" data-isprofilephoto="false" unsafe.original="/.api2/binaries/yoGi2S6xij/thumbnails/IMG_7483.JPG?width=300"></p><p>Find this and other vaccine information documents <a href="https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/documents/covid_19_vaccine" class=" WikiLinkType1"><strong>here</strong></a>.</p><p><iframe src="//www.foundationhealth.org/embed.media?data=485b3a3b-e347-4b18-8923-3c5b5f1df8ca" width="100%" height="525" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p></div>Meghan FestaFri, 05 Mar 2021 05:30:29 -0900https://www.foundationhealth.org/covid19/fhp_covid_19_updates/understanding_how_covid_19_vaccine_works