MONDAY: Third-dose boosters for immunocompromised patients begins

Registration is now open for appointments for third-dose booster shots of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for solid-organ transplant recipients and other immunocompromised individuals, in accordance with guidance from the FDA and the CDC. Third-dose vaccinations will begin Monday, August 23 only for immunocompromised individuals who are eligible for third-dose booster vaccinations at this… Read More

Third-dose boosters for immunocompromised patients

On Monday, Aug. 23, UK HealthCare will open registration for appointments for third-dose booster shots of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for solid-organ transplant recipients and other immunocompromised individuals, in accordance with guidance from the FDA and the CDC.

COVID vaccines offered to all hospital inpatients, ED patients, starting July 21

In order to increase patient access to COVID-19 vaccines, UK HealthCare will begin offering vaccines to inpatients at all UK HealthCare hospitals, as well as patients in our emergency departments, on Wednesday, July 21. COVID-19 vaccines are available at Chandler, Kentucky Children’s and Good Samaritan hospitals via FDA emergency use authorization. For more details, see… Read More

UK opens pediatric research program for children’s COVID-19 vaccine

In a media event today, it was announced UK has been selected as a site for KidCOVE, a national research study to ensure a safe and effective vaccine that protects children ages 6 months through 11 years from getting sick with COVID-19. Using the Moderna vaccine currently authorized for adults, this pediatric research study will… Read More