For the safety and wellbeing of all patients, visitors and staff, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital is restricting visitors. Please understand that visitation policies are subject to change. For the most current visitation policy updates click here or call the FHP Information Line at 907-458-5066.
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Cancer Care physicians town hall series, vaccine appointments in Fairbanks, Interior Alaska COVID-19 Roundtable Discussion and Q&A March 2, employee vaccine clinic, Alaska #1 in vaccine administration, COVID deaths
CANCER CARE PHYSICIANS COVID TOWN HALL SERIES: Drs. Jaqueline and Andrew Cox are hosting a series of virtual COVID-19 Vaccine Town Halls. View past videos and see information for upcoming events here. For more information email TownHall@FairbanksCancerCare.com
VACCINE APPOINTMENTS IN FAIRBANKS: Click here to see if you’re eligible and visit COVIDvax.Alaska.gov (Chrome, Firefox and Safari are the recommended browsers) or call 907-646-3322 to schedule an appointment.
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New Appointments for Community Mass Vaccination Clinics, Volunteer Opportunities at Mass Vaccination Clinics, Interior Community COVID-19 Roundtable Discussions
New Appointments for Community Mass Vaccination Clinics: Three new Community Mass Vaccination Clinics have been scheduled for March. Dates include; March 4, March 9 and March 13. Appointments for the clinics on March 4 and March 9 will be available on the COVIDvax.Alaska.gov website at noon, today, Thursday, Feb. 18. Appointments for the March 13 clinic will be available at a future date. (Remember, Chrome, Firefox and Safari are the recommended browsers for the COVIDvax.Alaska.gov site.)
Community vaccine clinic appointment availability, changes in vaccine eligibility, ideal browser for COVIDvax.Alaska.gov, limited supply of vaccines, volunteer for community vaccine events.
Community Vaccine Clinic Appointment Availability: We anticipate that there will be new appointment availability on COVIDvax.Alaska.gov at noon today. With the expansion of eligibility, these appointments will fill quickly. Appointments can be made via COVIDvax.Alaska.gov or call 907-646-3322.
Changes in Vaccine Eligibility: Individuals in Phase 1b, Tier 2 are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. This group includes, primarily, people 50+ with a high risk medical condition, people 50+…
DHSS opened next tier of vaccine eligibility, limited supply of vaccines
DHSS Opened Next Tier of Vaccine Eligibility: Individuals in Phase 1b, Tier 2 are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. This is an expansive group and includes school teachers and staff members as well as several categories of essential frontline workers, again, it’s an expansive list. Click here to learn more about eligibility and changes to the vaccine distribution plan. Click here to make an appointment to get the vaccine.
Limited Supply of Vaccines: With the expansion of…
COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Available for 65+ and Health Care Workers Tuesday, Feb. 9, State clarifies definition of Health Care Worker' expanding eligibility, Interior Alaska COVID-19 Roundtable Discussion and Q&A
COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Available for 65+ and Health Care Workers Tuesday, Feb. 9: As of this morning, Sat. Feb, 6, there were almost 500 appointments still available for the Community Vaccine Clinic at the Carlson Center on Tuesday, Feb. 9. Click here to make an appointment. Attached is a great resource outlining information about the community vaccine clinics and how to make an appointment.
State Clarifies Definition of ‘Health Care Worker’ Expanding Eligibility: The attached Provider…
Vaccine appointments for 65+, first day without a COVID-positive patient at FMH!
COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Available for 65+ Tomorrow: Fairbanks Public Health along with many of its community partners, including Foundation Health Partners are hosting a Community Vaccination Clinic on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at the Carlson Center. Appointments for this clinic will be released on the DHSS website, COVIDvax.Alakska.gov tomorrow, Thursday, Feb. 4 at noon. Click here to access a great resource that outlines how to make an appointment and provides answers to several of the questions…
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
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