New Jersey hospital system fires 6 employees who did not get vaccinated

New Jersey hospital fires 6 employees who did not get vaccinated.

7/21/2021 6:27:00 PM

New Jersey hospital fires 6 employees who did not get vaccinated.

RWJBarnabas Health said in May that employees 'at the supervisory level and above' had to get inoculated by the end of June.

A healthcare worker administers a dose of the Pfizer vaccine in Atlantic City, N.J., on April 8, 2021.Mark Kauzlarich / Bloomberg via Getty ImagesJuly 21, 2021, 2:37 PM UTCByOne of the largest health care systems in New Jersey fired six senior staff members who failed to comply with the company's vaccine mandate.

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RWJBarnabas Health said inMaythat employees"at the supervisory level and above" had to get inoculated by the end of June."Thanks to the incredible commitment of our leaders, the vast majority of our management team has been vaccinated against Covid-19," the health system said in a statement to NBC News on Wednesday."As of July 14, 2,979 staff members, or 99.7 percent, who are at the supervisor level and above, have been fully vaccinated or received medical and religious exemptions or a deferral."

"Regrettably, six staff at the supervisor level and above have not complied with the mandate and are no longer employees of RWJBH, per our policy," the company said.June 23, 202101:45The company is also requiring all staff and physicians to get vaccinated"in the coming days," citing an"ethical and professional responsibility to protect our patients and ensure a safe, Covid-19 free environment," according to their statement. headtopics.com

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Marxists Fair enough death of children of unvaccinated and condition of employment may make them jump off the delusional rope 'swing' 😡 wrong… Good. This is the only way to get this country to herd immunity. EVERY employer should require vaccinations. Let’s see if financial ruin trumps slavish devotion to nonsense (pun intended). *if people lose their job because they won’t get vaccinated, they should not get unemployment.

And they should. BHumbeeck Amerika ....het land van de vrijheid 🤨 👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏 Good. GOOD! Those people were obviously in the wrong line of work!

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Good Good! A health care worker being anti-vax is like a McDonald's worker being against wearing a uniform. If you refuse to wear a hard hat at a construction job, you will be fired. Nothing new or unusual in this case. Chân thành là đủ These healthcare workers have what's called common sense. A lot of people lack that & believe & rush to things based on what the TV told them. Anyone with a brain would not want to be a guinea pig. They can shove vaccine up theirs. I will never submit....

👍👍👍 They work in a hospital. They should know better. Good for them, if the antivaxers want to die let them do it alone without taking poor children and the immunocompromised down with them. Every unvaccinated is another ticking time bomb for the next mutation MandatoryVaccination

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Now they are free to see Clapton’s farewell tour, “Super spreader”. 👏👏👏👏👏👏 A hospital protecting its own patients, staff and (now) former employees is not news. 🥳🥳🥳 Thank you And so they should it should be mandatory for all healthcare workers to have the vaccine That is just wrong. What happened to our freedom to choose?

Good👍🏻 Vaccines discrimination 🥺

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Got to keep things safe😶‍🌫️!!! Vaccines save lives. This is just the start of the discrimination. 👏👏👏 good Bidens America Is this the first case of being fired for being too based? That’s weird. I thought I read somewhere that 30 percent of hospital staff in New York City were still unvaccinated. Wonder if there next.

How did they know? HIPPA

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Play MAGA games win MAGA prizes Good! Sooo stupid!! Putting not just their family in danger, but their friends and strangers too, cause they probably did not mask up in public either. I wish there were two different hospital systems so those wishing to exercise their “rights and freedoms” could be treated by their fellow unvaccinated peers.

Good I wish I could say the same for my work but at that point the restaurant wouldn’t be able to function if that happened lol which is sad ^5 Excellent.

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Good! Everybody here acting like just because you get vaccinated you cant catch covid or spread it As they should. 👍👍👏👏👏👏👏👏👏 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 lumar33 Good! Let them infect each other. 👍👍👍👍 Good! More of this please. They were appropriate in doing so. We need to keep everybody safe.

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I was just in the hospital yesterday due to a sinus infection. The doctor told me you can still get Covid and die from it after you are vaccinated. No one should fire anyone over a vaccine Vaccine records are required for alot of jobs and have been around for a long time. They should just add the covid vaccine requirement for records along with the usual bunch.

These six employees don’t have to get vaccinated if they don’t want to. As a result, hospitals don’t have to keep unvaccinated personnel on the payroll either. The employees have two choices, get vaccinated or find another job that will take them in. Good luck with that! This is hysterical because when their vaccinated employees get Covid maybe they will have to shut down. stupidity

Americans has turned into the land of nuts they should get vaccinated unless they allergic to vaccinations a hospital is an Institute of medicine and science not what Donald Trump Hannity and Tucker Carlson say.. the fact we are having this conversation shows America is nuts.. But....try to understand why would someone in that field in the upper level management would refuse to be vaccinated? 🧐 What if it was a doctor? They didn't mention what kind of worker It's just something to think about. 🧐🧐

Good. JesusNarrowWay All hospitals require TB testing and Hepatitis series. Otherwise their insurance rates would sky rocket.

Excellent. Good. Good Attention tinkreynolds. Just talking about this. GOOD. If you are a danger to everyone you can GTFO Good get the vaccine today or lose your job. install a government camera in your living-room tomorrow, or lose your freedom Good. Why is this even news? So antivaxxers can outcry their stupidity again, boosting web-traffic?

👍🏼 Bye

The rot runs deep. Good. Companies don't want to be held responsible if an unvaccinated employee brings covid to their business. I have no problem with that I have no problem with this. Good, ignorance and stupidity deserves nothing less Good. It's awesome watching conservatives trip over the unintended consequences of their own WINNING arguments at SCOTUS saying that citizens have rights on their own property and that businesses are citizens. Now they don't like it. Lol! You don't have a right to a job.

Good for them, still trying to save lives. Government can’t force so the market has to. This is the only way we’re going to get ahead of this. About time! Good. Wish we did that in Florida. Good! Protect their patients! Okay. This is news? How many didn’t lose their jobs because they did get vaccinated? That’s the story.

Excellent. Now let's do this across the board at the federal level for the entire country. I'm over this BS. I want to be done with this pandemic. There's one reason, and one reason only, that we're in the position we are in. Mandate vaccinations now. Good. It’s way past time we stop catering to the unvaccinated. And for the record, yes your boss can require you to be vaccinated.