Getting students vaccinated for COVID-19 before they return to class has been a topic on the minds of a lot of families this year. At Albany High School, one student and his family talked about making the decision.
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A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Wednesday, July 21st for the new, mixed use Swinburne Building in Albany. Whitney Young Health will run a primary care facility at the 526 Central Avenue building.
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The Times Union reports on a COVID-19 vaccination clinic for Watervliet School District staff operated by Whitney Young Health.
Dan Bazile of Spectrum News 9 reports on healthcare inequalities in minority communities and the impact on Black people.
Whitney Young Health Dentist Gordon Holder is interviewed as part of Spectrum News' series of Black History Month stories.
Spectrum News' Dan Bazile reports on the healthcare inequalities faced by Black and brown people, as part of Spectrum's Black History Month coverage. Included is an interview with WYH Dentist Gordon Holder.
Whitney Young Health welcomes new staff members
"Based on the weather, we wanted to come up with a solution that was socially distanced but would also shield patients as well as employees from the elements." Ed McNamara, the Chief Administrative Officer for Whitney Young Health said.
Albany County's newest COVID-19 testing site is the Times Union Center.
County officials and Whitney Young in partnership are opening the new site to allow people to be both socially distanced and out of the weather while they wait.