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COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution: State By State Data
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COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution: State By State Data

According to Dr. Fauci, if 75-85% of Americans get the vaccine, we can see a return to normalcy at the end of 2021. Since FDA-approval, high-risk groups such as medical professionals and people living in long-term living facilities have been able to receive the Covid-19 vaccine. Our research team pulled original data to analyze COVID-19 vaccine doses that have been administered, distributed and the percentage of the population that's vaccinated in each state.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA9 Feb 2021
Pfizer vs. Moderna COVID Vaccine - How are they different?
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Pfizer vs. Moderna COVID Vaccine - How are they different?

Pfizer vs. Moderna COVID Vaccine - How are they different? The main differences are storage temperature and when the second dose is taken.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA9 Feb 2021
Where To Get a COVID-19 Vaccine In New York City?
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Where To Get a COVID-19 Vaccine In New York City?

This article lists various vaccine hubs, health centers, primary care offices, urgent care centers, and hospital-based health centers that offer the Covid-19 vaccine in New York City. Statcare, Sun River Health Inwood, Gotham Health, ODA Primary Healthcare Network, and RendrCare offer the COVID-19 vaccine in NYC.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team21 Sep 2021
How Much Does a Flu Shot Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
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How Much Does a Flu Shot Cost Without Insurance in 2021?

Most insurance companies will cover the cost of your flu shot at several pharmacies or urgent care facilities. Without insurance, flu shots cost between $0 and $50. Most major pharmacies give quadrivalent vaccines for around $40. The average cost of a high-dose flu shot without insurance is typically around $70. With insurance, flu shots are at no cost.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin1 Dec 2021
Where & How To Get A Rapid COVID Test in Staten Island?
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Where & How To Get A Rapid COVID Test in Staten Island?

Rapid COVID test locations in Staten Island include ProHealth Circle Urgent Cares, Staten Island Ferry Terminal, Greenbelt Recreation Center, and CityMD locations.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team22 Mar 2021
NYC Coronavirus Update: Possible Shutdown After Christmas
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NYC Coronavirus Update: Possible Shutdown After Christmas

Updated December 17, 2020: NYC has seen a surge in COVID-19 cases, with a positivity rate of 4.2% last week. NYC could be facing a shutdown shortly after Christmas, according to Mayor de Blasio, if NYC residents don't wear masks, stay home when sick and social distance. There are some restrictions to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and avoid a lockdown. These restrictions include a maximum gathering size of 10 people, as well as restaurants and bars to close indoor dining. A total of 42,900 doses of the Pfizer vaccine have arrived so far. New York City expects a total of 465,000 doses in December.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team12 Jul 2021
How Much Do Vaccines Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
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How Much Do Vaccines Cost Without Insurance in 2021?

The actual price you pay out-of-pocket will be determined by the manufacturer of the vaccine, the type of vaccine, and how many doses are required. For example, childhood immunizations can cost upwards of $650 without insurance.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin23 Sep 2021
When Can We Stop Wearing Masks In 2021? What Will The Summer Be Like?
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When Can We Stop Wearing Masks In 2021? What Will The Summer Be Like?

When Can We Stop Wearing Masks In 2021? By the fall or winter of 2021, we will likely stop wearing masks.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA24 Mar 2021
Where To Get a Free Flu Shot in NYC in 2021-2022?
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Where To Get a Free Flu Shot in NYC in 2021-2022?

If you have insurance, you can also get a free flu shot at local pharmacies such as health care resources; Walgreens, CVS, and Rite Aid.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso15 Oct 2021
How Long After Exposure Should You Get A COVID-19 Test?
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How Long After Exposure Should You Get A COVID-19 Test?

Official CDC guidance does not require fully vaccinated persons to quarantine after exposure but recommends getting a COVID-19 test 3-5 days after exposure. Even if you are not experiencing symptoms, you should wear a mask indoors for 14 days after exposure to prevent spreading the virus.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA15 Sep 2021
Will There Be A Second Wave Of Coronavirus COVID-19?
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Will There Be A Second Wave Of Coronavirus COVID-19?

Health experts are predicting that there will likely be a second or third wave of coronavirus as we enter the fall and winter.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team9 Feb 2021
Healthfirst Catastrophic Plan vs. Fidelis Care Catastrophic Plan
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Healthfirst Catastrophic Plan vs. Fidelis Care Catastrophic Plan

This article provides a detailed look at two catastrophic plans: Healthfirst and Fidelis Care. Catastrophic plans are meant for young and healthy individuals who do not regularly seek medical attention. Overall, Fidelis Care seems to be a more cost-effective plan, as it has a lower monthly premium.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team12 Mar 2021