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HomeVideoWith high-risk populations, vaccinations lag at long-term care facilities

With high-risk populations, vaccinations lag at long-term care facilities


By one count nursing homes and assisted-living facilities account for about 6 percent of COVID cases but 40 percent of virus-related deaths. Now some state officials are worried vaccinations are moving on to other parts of the populations before long-term care residents and staff are inoculated. David Grabowski, health care policy professor at Harvard Medical School, joins John Yang to discuss.

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