COVID Booster Vaccine

St. Luke’s Delays ‘Strongly’ Endorsing New COVID Booster Vaccine

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St. Luke’s University Health Network officials said they are awaiting preliminary data on human studies before strongly endorsing a new COVID-19 booster vaccine made by Pfizer and Moderna. The new booster–which has already received FDA approval–contains components of the original strain of the COVID-19 virus as well as the newer BA4 and BA5 omicrons strains.

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St. Luke’s University Health Network Relaxes Masking Requirements

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In what may feel like a breath of fresh air depending on what your views are, St. Luke’s University Health Network has relaxed masking requirements at all of its hospitals and other health care facilities in Pennsylvania; another sign that the coronavirus pandemic is finally easing, nearly two years after it began.

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Southern Lehigh SD Says It is ‘Strong Partners’ With St. Luke’s

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The Southern Lehigh School District released a public statement Thursday, after St. Luke’s University Health Network CEO and President Richard A. Anderson criticized its school board for the manner in which the hospital network was recently removed as a collaborator from the district’s COVID health and safety plan.