Helping minority communities in Las Vegas overcome vaccine skepticism
Early in the COVID-19 vaccination drive, socioeconomic barriers — access to health care providers, online-only scheduling, and skepticism — hampered the efforts of Las Vegas health officials to get more minorities vaccinated.
‘The Pandemic Stops With Me’ webinar on importance of COVID-19 vaccine
‘The Pandemic Stops with Me’ webinar covered the importance of the COVID-19 vaccine, why minority communities are hesitant to get vaccinated, and how the community can do its part to stop the spread of the virus.
Las Vegas valley doctors reach out to minority communities to provide clear understanding of the coronavirus vaccine
Although it will be at least a couple of months before the general public gets the COVID-19 vaccine, efforts are being made in Nevada to make sure everyone is educated when it comes to getting the vaccine.
Oxygen supplies, wasted vaccines, Mummers defiance: News from around our 50 states
Las Vegas: Community advocates and health officials are working to engage with the state’s diverse communities and reach out in Spanish and other languages as Nevada lays plans for mass coronavirus vaccinations.