Supreme Court must allow Biden's healthcare vaccine mandate—ex Medicare, Medicaid chiefs

1/8/2022 2:55:00 PM

Biden's vaccine mandate for health-care workers affect about 10 million Americans.

Biden's vaccine mandate for health-care workers affect about 10 million Americans.

Biden's vaccine mandate for health-care workers affect about 10 million Americans.

"We believe there is a greater risk to the labor pool from illness from COVID-19 than from a vaccine requirement," the op-ed read.MORE: Hundreds of hospital staffers fired or suspended for refusing COVID-19 vaccine mandate "The Secretary found that unvaccinated staff at healthcare facilities pose a serious threat to the health and safety of patients because the virus that causes COVID-19 is highly transmissible and dangerous," HHS writes in court documents.WATCH LIVE Key Points The Supreme Court is set to hear oral arguments in two cases challenging the Biden administration's Covid vaccination and testing requirements for private businesses and health-care workers.Updated: Jan.

In Friday's hearing, justices appeared to be receptive to the healthcare vaccine mandate.However, conservative justices on the Supreme Court appeared skeptical about a COVID-19 vaccine-or-test requirement being imposed on those working for companies with 100 employees or more.Nearly 828,000 Americans have now been lost since the pandemic began.Many Republican-led states have obtained injunctions against such a move, which would affect more than 80 million Americans.A protester holds a banner at a rally against mandates for the vaccines against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outside the New York State Capitol in Albany, New York, U.And on Friday, Chief Justice John G."There's something called the power of the purse.Roberts Jr.m.

said states and Congress, rather than a federal agency, could be better suited to coordinate the COVID response in workplaces..Mike Segar | Reuters The Supreme Court on Friday is poised to hear oral arguments in two cases challenging the Biden administration's Covid vaccination and testing requirements for private businesses and health-care workers.But McLellan and Slavitt said that the argument against a mandate not being a federal matter which should only fall within the remit of state and local governments had been sullied by"our contentious political environment" in which"political divisions do have an impact." "This has been compounded by misinformation about the vaccines.has some pathogen flying around that they're not dealing with." It is unclear when the Supreme Court will make a decision on either mandate.ET.Because the cases are in an emergency posture, the nine justices will not do a full review of the merits of each case."We have to have those standards, and if you don't have those standards, think about the absurdity of being having been forced to spend taxpayer money to send people to unsafe situations," Slavitt said.com WASHINGTON, D.

Instead, they are being asked to temporarily put on hold lower court orders while they proceed in those lower courts.The legal challenges come as the number of infections soars and around 40 million adults in the U.Ten GOP-led states challenging the HHS mandate warn of"disastrous consequences" for health systems in rural areas with potential for widespread job losses over workers refusing to get the shot.The Occupational Safety and Health Administration's rule, which requires workers to get vaccinated or be tested for Covid on a weekly basis, applies to companies with 100 or more employees.S.are still declining to get vaccinated.The government argues vaccination will alleviate staff shortages by making it less likely health care workers contract the virus and get sidelined to recover.A COVID-19 vaccination dose is given at Union Station on January 7, 2022 in Los Angeles, California.S.Those who work from home are exempted.

On January 7, 2022, the Supreme Court heard arguments for and against vaccine mandates for workers.7, 2021.Mario Tama/Getty.

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