Common Ground Health among group to oversee efficient and equitable roll out of COVID-19 vaccines
Monroe County Executive Adam Bello and a coalition of local government and community partners, including Common Ground Health, announced the launch of a county-wide flu vaccine awareness campaign.
Wade Norwood, CEO of Common Ground Health, will lead community engagement and education efforts for the newly formed COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force
The Community Health Indicators report, released this month, provides a snapshot of county and regional rates for four key health measures: smoking, high blood pressure, diabetes and adult obesity.
The African American Health Coalition and the Latino Health Coalition, which seek to improve health equity in the Rochester-Finger Lakes region, are concerned that a rising tide of COVID-19 cases may reverse the success our community had this summer in controlling the disease.
Common Ground Health is launching its popular County Health Profiles in a new digital format that will make updates easier and more frequent.
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January 14, 2021 - The Finger Lakes COVID-19 Task Force, including Wade Norwood of Common Ground Health is working to ensure people are ready to receive the shot when more vaccine doses arrive.
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January 11, 2021 - “We have learned that if we don’t want to leave any populations behind, we have to make sure that historically marginalized groups have a seat at the table where decisions are made,” says, Wade Norwood CEO of Common Ground Health.
January 7, 2021 - Common Ground Health the Finger Lakes COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force is focusing on ensuring transparency and equitable distribution of the vaccine in our area.
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January 7, 2021 - “By representing the true diversity of our region, the task force will help us build a foundation of trust and transparency among communities and organizations," says Common Ground Health CEO, Wade Norwood.