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Push Dose Epinephrine

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Learn more about the importance of push dose epinephrine for hypotension and shock in the prehospital setting.
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Can COVID-19 Vaccines Be Mixed and Matched?

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Without any studies, vaccine doses should not be mixed, said Naor Bar-Zeev, a vaccine expert at Johns Hopkins University.
A nursing home resident is vaccinated by a Magen David Adom paramedic.

Magen David Adom Details Experiences in Distributing the Coronavirus Vaccine in Israel

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Magen David Adom is passing along its knowledge so that others may learn from its experience in vaccinating the elderly.
Health officials use wireless devices to register people with vaccine appointments at a mass COVID-19 vaccination site outside The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. California has become the first state to record more than 3 million known coronavirus infections. That's according to a tally Monday by Johns Hopkins University. The grim milestone wasn't entirely unexpected in a state with 40 million residents but its speed was stunning.

Hopeful Signs in CA as Counties Fight for Vaccines

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Indicators about the spread of the coronavirus showed what the top health official called “rays of hope” amid the deadliest days of the pandemic.
A doctor inoculates Herri Rehfeld, 92, against the new coronavirus with the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine at the vaccination center at the Messe Berlin trade fair grounds on the center's opening day in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Jan. 18, 2021.

WHO: ‘Not Right’ to Vaccinate Young Before Old

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Only 25 vaccine doses have been provided in a single poor country, while over 39 million doses have been administered in nearly 50 richer nations.
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NJ Teen EMS Volunteer Qualifies for COVID Dose, Can’t Find Pfizer Vaccine

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Kelsey Quinones is 16 years old, and can only receive the Pfizer vaccine, which is cleared for people as young as 16.
FILE - Health care workers receive a COVID-19 vaccination at Ritchie Valens Recreation Center, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, in Pacoima, Calif. The rapid expansion of vaccinations to senior citizens across the U.S. has led to bottlenecks, system crashes and hard feelings in many states because of overwhelming demand for the shots.

Expanded Vaccine Rollout in U.S. Spawns a New Set of Problems

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The rapid expansion of COVID-19 vaccinations to senior citizens across the U.S. has led to bottlenecks, system crashes and hard feelings in many states because of overwhelming demand for the shots.
JEMS Editor Emeritus A.J. Heightman is vaccinated by San Diego Fire Rescue Paramedic Program Clinical Coordinator Carolyn Gates.

Be Part of the Solution: Vax Up!

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JEMS proudly gives two thumbs up to the outstanding “Vax Up” edition of the “Be Part of the Solution” public service announcement series.
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COVID-19 Vaccine Shots Begin at Disneyland (CA) Parking Lot

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This is a pivotal step toward the goal of delivering 1.5 million shots per month, Orange County officials said.
What should I know about COVID-19 vaccines if I’m pregnant?

What Should You Know about COVID-19 Vaccines and Pregnancy

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The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists says COVID-19 vaccinations should not be withheld from pregnant women