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New Coronavirus Strain Spreading In New York City | TODAY

Fears are mounting over a new strain of the coronavirus spreading fast in New York City that could potentially weaken the effectiveness of vaccines. But the U.S. is on the verge of a third shot, with Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose vaccine one step closer to approval. NBC’s Tom Costello reports for TODAY. » Watch TODAY […]

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U.S. Crosses 500,000 Covid-19 Deaths. It Doesn’t Stack Up Well Versus Other Countries | NBC News NOW

Covid-19 has now killed more Americans than World War II and Vietnam combined. So how does that compare to the death toll in other countries? NBC News Now correspondent Maura Barrett takes a look. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and […]

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South African COVID-19 variant spreading across US

The more contagious variant appears to chip away at the effectiveness of vaccines and has been identified in eight states.

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World Health Organization Says Coronavirus Spread Now Driven By Younger Adults | NBC News NOW

Former acting CDC director Dr. Richard Besser breaks down a new report from the World Health Organization that says young people are now the driving force behind the spread of COVID-19. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands […]

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Democrats Move Forward With Massive COVID-19 Stimulus Plan | TODAY

President Biden is pushing his nearly $2 trillion COVID-19 relief plan while many Republicans are saying that price tag is just too high. NBC senior Washington correspondent Hallie Jackson reports for TODAY. » Watch TODAY All Day: http://www.youtube.com/today » Subscribe to TODAY: http://on.today.com/SubscribeToTODAY » Watch the latest from TODAY: http://bit.ly/LatestTODAY About: TODAY brings you the […]

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Treating Long COVID: Clinician Experience with Post-Acute COVID-19 Care

Patients and clinicians in the US are reporting long-term effects of COVID-19 or long COVID. Symptoms may include cognitive difficulties, fatigue, and shortness of breath. Critical illness from COVID-19 may be the cause of persistent symptoms, but many patients with long-term effects had mild or asymptomatic acute COVID-19 infection. Presenters will share their experiences with […]

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COVID-19 vaccines – The time to deliver vaccines equitably is now

WHO Director-General Dr Tedros: “I urge COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers to prioritise supply through COVAX; countries that have contracts for more vaccines than they need should donate them to COVAX immediately and stop making bilateral deals. COVAX is ready. The time to deliver vaccines equitably is now!”

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COVID-19 – we must act together

“We’ve entered a new phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, where solidarity is needed like never before. We’re in a race to prevent infections, bring cases down, protect health systems and save lives while rolling out highly effective and safe vaccines to high-risk populations. If we act together we can get ahead of the virus while […]

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What Every Clinician Should Know about COVID-19 Vaccine Safety

During this COCA call, clinicians will learn how they can educate their patients about what to expect after COVID-19 vaccination. In addition, they will learn how they can play an important role in monitoring the safety of COVID-19 vaccines. This includes encouraging patients to enroll in v-safe, a new smartphone-based, after-vaccination health checker for people who receive […]

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Healthcare Systems Preparedness for COVID-19

CDC experts provide an overview of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) response, how health systems can prepare, and strategies for optimizing N95 supply. View the presentation slides at https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/videos/coronavirus/COVID-19-webinar.pdf. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/wcms/video/low-res/vaccines/2020/13771377COVID-19-webinar.mp4

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