Federal health regulators urge states to restart use of Johnson & Johnson vaccine

BY: - April 24, 2021

The advisory panel’s 10-4 decision comes as the U.S. is facing new challenges in the vaccination effort.


Johnson & Johnson vaccine suspension: What this means for you | Analysis

BY: - April 13, 2021

The one-dose vaccine developed by Johnson & Johnson is temporarily halted because of potentially serious blood clots seen in six women. An immunologist explains what this means for you.

Pa. joins national pause on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

BY: and - April 13, 2021

(*This story was updated at 3:20 p.m. on Tuesday, 4/13/21 with new information from the Department of Health.)  Matching a federal order that came down Tuesday, Pennsylvania has paused the use of Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot COVID-19 vaccination until at least April 20, pending a review by the Food and Drug Administration. Federal regulators recommended […]

Mass clinics and mobile vaccine sites: How Pa. plans to vaccinate school employees against COVID-19

BY: - March 5, 2021

Mass vaccination clinics dedicated solely to Pennsylvania’s school employees should be fully operational starting March 10, with many on track to administer 500 to 1,000 vaccines each day, Randy Padfield, director of the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency, said Thursday. 

Educators first in line for one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine under new statewide plan

BY: - March 3, 2021

Gov. Tom Wolf estimated that the bulk of those educators should be vaccinated and able to return to classrooms by the end of the month.