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CVS Health, Lyft and YMCA team for equitable access to a COVID-19 vaccination site. Methodist Hospital of Southern California uses automated contact tracing to contain COVID-19. CVS Health set to expand vaccine efforts in Florida. A study finds that combined vaccination and physical distancing are enough to prevent future COVID-19 surges.
FDA deems Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine safe and effective, paving the way for EUA.
Bahrain launches a digital COVID-19 vaccine passport. European leaders debate EU-wide vaccine passports. Serbia reaches 1M vaccines with help of AI framework. AI-powered rapid COVID-19 antigen test launched in the UAE. A centre-right think-tank says NHS' focus on short-term pandemic response came at the expense of non-COVID-19 services.