New York healthcare provider suspected of illegally acquiring, dispensing COVID-19 vaccine

NEW YORK: New York State Police have released a research into the Par Care Community Health Network’s alleged violation of country suggestions with the aid of using fraudulently acquiring and dispensing vaccines in opposition to coronavirus, Health Commissioner Howard Zucker stated.

“The State Department of Health has been made aware about reviews that Parcare Community Health Network, an Orange County provider, might also additionally have fraudulently acquired COVID-19 vaccine, transferred it to centers in different components of the country in violation of country suggestions and diverted it to participants of the public – opposite to the country’s plan to manage it first to frontline healthcare workers, in addition to nursing domestic citizens and staffers,” Zucker stated in a statement.

The fitness commissioner delivered that the New York State Department of Health took the problem critically and could be helping police in a crook research. “Anyone determined to have knowingly participated on this scheme can be held responsible to the fullest quantity of the law,” Zucker noted.

Earlier in December, the United States Food and Drug Administration’s Vaccine Advisory Committee encouraged Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine candidate for emergency use authorization. The Moderna vaccine is the second one coronavirus vaccine greenlighted with the aid of using the advisory committee, after Pfizer and Biotech COVID-19 vaccine.

Heidi Phillips