NJ Spotlight News

Slow COVID-19 vaccination rollout frustrating LTC families

Clip: 01/21/2021 | 4m 23s | Video has closed captioning.

The lagging COVID-19 vaccination program at New Jersey's long-term care facilities is drawing tearful criticism from family members anxious to visit loved ones. Experts say the federal partnership with CVS and Walgreens to immunize NJ's most vulnerable population is critical to reestablishing the close contacts many nursing home residents need to avoid loneliness and depression.

Aired: 01/21/21

Rating: NR

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