Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to Mandate COVID-19 Vaccination for Employees

Aubrey Whelan, reporting for The Philadelphia Inquirer:

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia will soon require all its on-site employees to be vaccinated against the coronavirus, as most of their patients are too young to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. The hospital did not specify a deadline for employees to receive the vaccine, but said in a statement Thursday that it is “currently preparing for the implementation of a vaccine requirement.”

“We believe that it is our duty to protect those who cannot protect themselves, especially our young patients,” the statement read.

More like this, please.

Thursday, 29 July 2021