Vaccine Mandate Begins In Nebraska, Kimball
February 17, 2022
The Supreme Court lifted an injunction that blocked the COVID-19 vaccine mandate and allowed it to go into effect in 24 states in facilities that accept funding from Medicare and Medicaid – and Nebraska is one of the states.
According to Jalene Carpenter from Nebraska Health Care Association, the vaccine mandate for facilities that accept Medicare and Medicaid has been reinstated in Nebraska. These facilities include Kimball Health Services and Kimball County Manor.
Beginning Monday, Feb. 14, individuals who have not received their vaccine and are employed in a facility that receives Me...