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Cancer Care Physicians COVID town hall series, COVID-19 Variants, everything you wanted to know
CANCER CARE PHYSICIANS COVID TOWN HALL SERIES: Drs. Jaqueline and Andrew Cox are hosting a series of COVID-19 Vaccine Town Halls. Tonight’s session at 6:30pm is “Lions and Tigers and B.1.1.7, Oh My”. This introduction to COVID-19 variants features guest speaker Lisa Smith, Ph.D., with the Alaska Virology Lab. Click here to connect via Zoom or on Facebook here. You can join by phone 833 548 0276 (webinar ID 851 1540 1631). For more information email TownHall@FairbanksCancerCare.com
COVID-19 Vaccines: Everything You Wanted to know, State updates vaccine appointment site, Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine
COVID-19 VACCINES, EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW: Watch tonight’s Interior Alaska COVID-19 Roundtable Discussion from 6-7pm and have your COVID-related questions answered by local medical experts. This weekly series is a partnership with DHSS, UAA, Chena Health, Fairbanks Cancer Care, Interior Community Health Center, Tanana Chiefs Conference and Foundation Health Partners. Learn more on The Loop, here or from outside the FHP firewall, click here to register or here to access the event via…
Alaska ranks #1 in COVID vaccine administration, UAF's Healthy Living Forum, Interior COVID roundtable discussion, 400,000+ COVID deaths
ALASKA RANKS #1 IN COVID VACCINE ADMINISTRATION:As of Jan. 20, Alaska ranked #1 in COVID-19 vaccine administration (per capita) in the United States. Access the CDC’s COVID Data Tracker here.
COVID VACCINE UPDATE: Join Alaska’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Anne Zink and FHP’s Chief Medical Officer for an update on COVID-19, Thursday, Jan. 21 at 7pm. This event is sponsored by UAF’s Healthy Living Forum. Learn more here.
INTERIOR COVID-19 ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: Click here to watch this week’s…
Demystifying the COVID-19 vaccination experience, Carlson Center Vaccine Clinic
COVID-19 Roundtable: Join us for the next COVID roundtable discussion, Demystifying the COVID-19 vaccination experience on Tuesday, Jan. 19 from 6-7pm.
- Live stream on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/akechoprograms
- Register at: https://alaska.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ivg3Yu7rSMuVo-3MkogbsA
- For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The information provided in COVID Bites is intended to provide a brief overview of…
There will be a Community Vaccination event at the Carlson Center this weekend, Friday, Jan. 15 and Saturday, Jan. 16 for individuals in Phase 1A and Phase 1B, Tier 1. This includes Alaskans age 65+ and health care workers.
COMMUNITY VACCINATION EVENT THIS WEEKEND: There will be a Community Vaccination event at the Carlson Center this weekend, Friday, Jan. 15 and Saturday, Jan. 16 for individuals in Phase 1A and Phase 1B, Tier 1. This includes Alaskans age 65+ and health care workers. The press release announcing the details is attached. A couple things worth noting:
- To make an appointment go to COVIDvax.Alaska.gov. or call 907-646-3322. The appointments will not appear on the site until 10am on Wednesday,…
Learn more about FHP and the latest vaccine distribution phase here.
On Monday, Jan. 4, the State of Alaska Division of Health and Social Services (DHSS) announced upcoming COVID-19 vaccinations for Alaskans aged 65+. Foundation Health Partners (FHP), along with several other locations (Interior Community Health Center, Costco, Safeway, Fred Meyer, and Chena Health) in Fairbanks were allotted a limited number of vaccines to administer.
The State of Alaska Division of Health and Social Services (DHSS) is doing a great job of handling distribution of the COVID-19…
Vaccine information resources
Vaccine Registrations for Alaskans 65+: Registration for the COVID-19 vaccine opened today for Alaskans aged 65+. The State/DHSS allotted 750 vaccines to help vaccinate the community’s seniors. Appointments for these vaccines were filled in less than two hours. FHP will be allotted additional vaccines from the State as they receive more. There are several locations in the community offering the vaccine to Interior seniors. Read more here.
COVID-19 Vaccine Resources: There are several new vaccine…
Interior Alaska Roundtable Discussion and Q&A- TONIGHT, Vaccines for Alaskans aged 65+, Vaccination Event for Alaskans aged 65+
Interior Alaska Roundtable Discussion and Q&A: Join Alaska Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Anne Zink and a panel of interior physicians for a roundtable discussion and Q&A session on the COVID-19 vaccine. This event is open to the community, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 7-8pm. Click here to register. This session will also air live on Facebook, click here. Email ECHO@Alaska.org or FHPcommunityfeedback@FoundationHealth.org for more information.
Vaccines for Alaskans aged 65+: Encourage patients to…
FHP community vaccine clinic, vaccines for Alaskans aged 65+, COVID Bites, 2nd dose
FHP Community Vaccine Clinic: FHP will begin vaccinating Alaskans aged 65+ next Thursday, Jan. 14. Vaccinations are scheduled to be administered Jan. 14, 21, 28 and possibly Feb. 4 in the McGown, Kiewit and Chandler conference rooms. The process is similar to how the employee vaccinations are occurring. The clinic will be open 8am to 5pm and we will be vaccinating 250 people per day (32 per hour). Patients will enter through the South Tower entrance.
Vaccines for Alaskans aged 65+: The State was…