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1. HHS Announces New $350 Million Initiative to Increase COVID-19 Vaccinations
Date: Nov 22, 2022

Announces $350 million in funding for COVID-19 vaccination services in underserved communities through HRSA-supported health centers. Describes the aims of the initiative to provide mobile, drive-up, walk-up, and community-based vaccination events, as well as the role of health centers in providing access to healthcare for underserved and rural populations. Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

...COVID-19 Vaccinations --- Announces $350 million in funding for COVID-19 vaccination services in underserved...

2. NIFA-funded Project Brings COVID-19 Education, Vaccines to Rural Dairy Farms
Date: Nov 17, 2022

Highlights the efforts of a Texas A&M University researcher to develop training resources on COVID-19 mitigation for dairy producers and workers and administer on-farm mobile vaccine clinics. Describes the development of the initiative and partnerships with the Texas Department of Public Health. Source: USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

...COVID-19 Education, Vaccines to Rural Dairy Farms --- Highlights the efforts of a Texas A&M University...

3. CDC: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
Date: Sep 16, 2022

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) is hosting a virtual meeting on October 19-20, 2022. The agenda will include discussions on influenza vaccines, pneumococcal vaccine, meningococcal vaccines, respiratory syncytial virus vaccine, rotavirus vaccine, dengue vaccines, adult immunization schedule, child/adolescent immunization schedule, COVID-19 vaccines, and Chikungunya vaccine. Includes information on how to submit public comments or request permission to make a public comment during the meeting. Registration is not required, and the meeting is open to the public, available online via a live webcast. Source: Federal Register.

...vaccines, pneumococcal vaccine, meningococcal vaccines, respiratory syncytial virus vaccine, rotavirus vaccine, dengue vaccines, adult immunization schedule, child/adolescent immunization schedule, COVID...

4. To Boost Rural Vaccination Rates, Health Officials Head for NASCAR
Date: Oct 7, 2022

Describes efforts of the Department of Health and Human Services in partnership with Healthy Trucking to boost COVID-19 vaccination rates by providing a vaccination tent in November at the Arizona NASCAR Cup Series, usually attended by about 100,000 people. Source: STAT News.

...COVID-19 vaccination rates by providing a vaccination tent in November at the Arizona NASCAR...

5. Biden-Harris Administration Invests $110 Million to Improve Health Care for Rural People in 43 States and Guam
Date: Oct 12, 2022

Announces $110 million in funding to support rural healthcare facilities through the Emergency Rural Health Care Grants Program, awarding funding for telehealth and nutritional assistance programs, increased staffing for COVID-19 vaccination and testing, facility renovation and construction, and other initiatives. Highlights several grant awards and lists states impacted by the funding. Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture.

...COVID-19 vaccination and testing, facility renovation and construction, and other initiatives. Highlights several grant...

6. Cherokee Nation Receives National Indian Health Service Awards
Date: Nov 22, 2022

Highlights the recognition of the Cherokee Nation with the Indian Health Service's Pandemic Heroism Award and the Director's Customer Service Award for efforts related to COVID-19 mitigation and vaccination. Describes the work of the Cherokee Nation's COVID-19 Task Force and other pandemic-related initiatives. Source: KTUL.

...COVID-19 mitigation and vaccination. Describes the work of the Cherokee Nation's COVID-19 Task...

7. Less Than a Third of Rural Americans Are Boosted Against Covid-19
Date: Sep 29, 2022

Reports on COVID-19 booster vaccine data in rural counties, noting variation from state to state but that overall roughly 1/3 of rural Americans have received at least one booster. Discusses factors that impact booster vaccination rates, including access to services in areas of high poverty, and overlapping health and vaccination disparities. Source: The Daily Yonder.

...Covid-19 --- Reports on COVID-19 booster vaccine data in rural counties, noting variation from...

8. USDA Invests $13 Million on National Rural Health Care Day to Improve Health Care for Rural People Across Wisconsin
Date: Nov 17, 2022

Announces $13 million in grant awards to healthcare facilities in rural parts of Wisconsin through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Emergency Rural Health Care program. The funding is intended to assist hospitals and healthcare providers implement telehealth and nutrition assistance programs, increase staffing to support COVID-19 testing and vaccines, build or renovate facilities, and to purchase necessary medical supplies. Source: Rural Development, U.S. Department of Agriculture.

...COVID-19 testing and vaccines, build or renovate facilities, and to purchase necessary medical supplies...

9. HHS: Meeting of the National Vaccine Advisory Committee; Correction
Date: Sep 20, 2022

Notice from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office of Infectious Disease and HIV/AIDS Policy, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health making corrections to the September 14, 2022, notice announcing a meeting of the National Vaccine Advisory Committee (NVAC). The meeting will be held on September 22-23, 2022. Agenda items include presentations on COVID-19, monkeypox, influenza, and polio vaccination, as well as vaccine safety, innovation, and gaps in rural vaccination coverage. The confirmed meeting time and agenda will be posted on the NVAC website. Pre-registration for the meeting is required. Source: Federal Register.

...COVID-19, monkeypox, influenza, and polio vaccination, as well as vaccine safety, innovation, and gaps...

10. Census Bureau: Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Household Pulse Survey
Date: Nov 10, 2022

The Census Bureau is seeking comment on proposed revisions to the Household Pulse Survey, which helps to inform on a range of topics related to households' experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic. Proposed revisions include new questions on changes in travel and spending due to increasing prices, school meals, displacement due to natural disaster, receipt/loss of Medicaid coverage, and a question that asks certain respondents if they are not working due to coronavirus, natural disaster, or another reason. The Census Bureau is also proposing modifications to questions related to vaccine boosters, children's vaccine booster, infant formula, reasons not working, and inflation items. Several questions will be removed for Phase 3.7, including replaced children's vaccine booster items, and questions about educational catch-up activities and the receipt of antiviral/antibody treatments. Comments are due within 30 days of this notice. Source: Federal Register.

...vaccine boosters, children's vaccine booster, infant formula, reasons not working, and inflation items. Several questions will be removed for Phase 3.7, including replaced children's vaccine booster items, and questions about educational catch...