Fully vaccinated people no longer need to wear masks or adhere to social distancing guidelines, Gov. Phil Scott announced Friday.
The front line for difficult conversations about the Covid-19 vaccine is often the exam table at a local health clinic. Doctors say to lead with empathy — and information.
Local business leaders have blamed expanded unemployment insurance for their staffing woes, but interviews with Vermonters collecting benefits reveal a range of workforce issues.
Some experts are pushing back on the “lost year” narrative, arguing that the adaptations schools have made during Covid could provide a road map to a more inclusive education system.
The final age group in the state’s vaccine schedule becomes eligible at 6 a.m. Appointments are available through the Health Department, CVS, Walgreens and Kinney Drugs websites.
VTDigger has compiled answers to frequently asked questions about the delay recommended by federal health agencies.
As Vermont begins to reopen and with unvaccinated staff facing the prospect of new crowds, businesses are pressing the state to “crack the door” before the last round of public vaccine appointments.
The next age group opens at 8:15 a.m. Eligible Vermonters can register online or by phone through the Health Department, Kinney Drugs, CVS and Walgreens.
On this week’s podcast, experts discuss the state’s plan to lift most Covid restrictions by July 4.
While Phil Scott’s plan to loosen Covid-19 restrictions could encourage people to get vaccinations, public health researchers say the coming weeks still hold many unknowns.
Under the four-phase plan, unvaccinated travelers will no longer need to quarantine starting April 9, and all gathering limits will be lifted by July 4.
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The next age group opens at 8:15 a.m. Eligible Vermonters can register online or by phone.
State Epidemiologist Patsy Kelso says that while herd immunity is a goal, the state is focused on getting as many people vaccinated as they can.