Health experts worry CDC’s COVID-19 vaccination rates appear inflated | Analysis

BY: - December 31, 2021

Getting an accurate figure on the proportion of residents vaccinated is difficult for several reasons. The CDC and states may be using different population estimates. State data may not account for residents who get vaccinated in a state other than where they live or in clinics located in federal facilities, such as prisons, or those managed by the Veterans Health Administration or Indian Health Service.

Wolf administration offers commonwealth staff additional time off to encourage COVID-19 vaccinations

BY: - November 1, 2021

Gov. Tom Wolf announced Monday that state employees — more than 70,000 — are eligible for five days of paid leave for getting vaccinated against the coronavirus by Dec. 31. 

These Pa. legislative districts have the highest, lowest COVID-19 vaccination rates

BY: - October 7, 2021

The Department of Health launched an online database at the end of September that tracks coronavirus vaccination rates by state legislative districts and U.S. Congressional districts.