NJ Spotlight News

Boosters critical to keeping long-term care centers safe

Clip: 10/07/2021 | 3m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

More than 8,500 staff and residents at long-term care centers in New Jersey have died due to COVID-19. Now residents and staff are rolling up their sleeves for a booster dose of vaccine that's considered critical in keeping high-risk adults from getting infected. New Jersey’s long-term care ombudsman says that vaccine booster shots are also critical in keeping facilities open.

Aired: 10/07/21

Rating: NR

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