NYS Physicians Practices Begin to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine 
Physicians are Encouraged to Take NYS DOH Survey


Today, the Medical Society of the State of New York was notified by the New York State Department of Health that 27,100 Moderna doses were allocated to 190 enrolled COVID-19 providers. All physicians and other providers that pre-booked Moderna were given 100 doses. An additional 100 doses were given to practices that were identified by the Local Health Departments (LHDs) as preferred partners and/or had high patient volumes.

This is good news! MSSNY has long advocated for physicians to receive the vaccine to immunize their patients and this is an important step in helping to stop the pandemic.

In anticipation of increased supply, New York State is undertaking efforts to collect information from enrolled providers. This information is critical to understand how to best expand the supply flow.

Please click on the link below to complete this survey and fill it out for every location that is part of your organization by 5 PM on Monday, March 22, 2021. COVID Vaccination Survey for Medical Practices.

COVID-19 vaccine types have different storage and handling requirements. Please consult the storage and handling guidance document via this link to inform your response to the storage question in the survey.  Should you have any questions, please reach out to the following email address: [email protected]. 

Categories: Covid ResourcesPublished On: March 22nd, 2021Tags: , ,


Related Posts

  • FDA Authorizes Updated (Bivalent) COVID-19 Vaccines for Children Down to 6 Months of Age – December 9, 2022   Dear COVID-19 Vaccination Provider: On December 8, 2022, FDA authorized the bivalent Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 6 months through 5 years of age and bivalent Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children 6 months through 4 […]

  • Yesterday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration amended the emergency use authorizations (EUAs) of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine, Bivalent and the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, Bivalent to authorize their use as a single booster dose in younger age groups: https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-authorizes-moderna-and-pfizer-biontech-bivalent-covid-19-vaccines. CDC’s Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky released a statement and signed a decision memo recommending updated (bivalent) COVID-19 boosters for children five years and older. This expands on CDC's recommendation issued September 1, 2022, for updated COVID-19 boosters of people ages 12 and older.

  • Updated Clinical Guidance For Individuals 6 Months-11 Years Old – June 22, 2022   Dear NYS COVID-19 Vaccine Provider: Effective June 18, 2022, the CDC has recommended that everyone ages 6 months and older in the United States should receive a COVID-19 primary series vaccination for the prevention of COVID-19. This attached provider guidance has […]

  • Updated Guidance for The New York State COVID-19 Vaccination Program for Individuals 12 Years of Age or Older June 13, 2022   Note: This guidance document applies specifically to health care providers offering COVID-19 vaccinations to adolescents and adults ages 12 and older. Guidance specific to COVID-19 vaccination of children ages 5-11 can be found […]