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Pima County to discuss mandatory COVID vaccinations for employees – Tucson, Arizona

Tucson, Arizona 2021-07-31 20:11:17 –

Pima County, Arizona (KGUN) — Pima County leaders discuss whether to require county workers to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

The news came in a memo from Pima County administrator Chuck Hackelbury, recommending that all county employees be required to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Huckelberry is the latest county supervisor, as predominantly infectious delta variants continue to spread throughout Arizona and the country after the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updates its recommendations.

Huckelberry said in a memo that the “wait-and-see approach” was adopted in the past, but since more than 18 months have passed since the pandemic occurred, vaccines are available and multiple You have a choice. He makes a recommendation.

In a memo, Hackelbury stated that Banner Health recommends that employees be vaccinated by November 1, but the final day must be voted by the board.

The next supervisory board is scheduled for August 10.

Read the full note from admin Chuck Huckelberry here



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