Page Last Updated: April 11, 2021
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The National Center for Equitable Care for Elders is monitoring news and updates on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak. We will share resources from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (note: you may also view the CDC's COVID-19 website updates in Spanish, Chinese and other languages), the World Health Organization (WHO) and other agencies to provide health centers the guidance to prepare, address frequently asked questions from patients, and dispel myths and address social stigmas.
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Resource highlight April 11, 2021:
How Seniors Can Avoid COVID Vaccine Scams Whenever there's a health crisis, like the COVID-19 pandemic, scammers will find ways to capitalize on fear, anxiety, and confusion.Scammers are now using the COVID-19 vaccine rollout to steal older adults’ Medicare numbers and personal information.