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  • Governor Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Oliver and Commissioner Persichilli Announce Additional Monkeypox Vaccine Sites

    Last Updated: 08/12/2022
    Recent FDA Action on Monkeypox Vaccine Administration Will Further Expand Access TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Sheila Oliver, and Department of Health Commissioner Judith Pe...
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  • Statement From N.J. Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli on CDC Expansion of Boosters to Ages 5 through 11

    Last Updated: 07/01/2022
    Everyone ages 5 and older who has completed their primary series is now eligible for a booster dose to further enhance their protection against the COVID-19 virus and its variants. Today's recommen...
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  • Statement from Governor Murphy and Commissioner Persichilli on Authorization of COVID-19 Vaccines for Children Ages 6 Months Through 5 Years

    Last Updated: 06/18/2022
    Everyone 6 months of age and older can now be protected against severe COVID-19 illness following today's recommendation by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). On June 17,...
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  • Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Clarifying COVID-19 Vaccine Requirements for Workers in Health Care and Congregate Settings

    Last Updated: 04/13/2022
    Governor Phil Murphy has signed Executive Order No. 294, clarifying that vaccination requirements for covered workers at health care and high-risk congregate settings under Executive Order No. 283 ...
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  • Governor Murphy and Treasurer Muoio Announce Launch of NJ FinLit - a Free Financial Wellness Platform - to Help New Jersey Residents Rebuild from the Pandemic, Plan for the Future

    Last Updated: 04/06/2022
    The site offers customized, personalized, and reportable solutions for residents across the socio-economic spectrum TRENTON — As part of National Financial Literacy Month, Governor Phil Murphy an...
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  • Think you were exposed to COVID-19? Here’s what test you should take. | Opinion

    Last Updated: 09/30/2020
    Edward Lifshitz, Medical Director of the Communicable Disease Service of the New Jersey Department of Health If you recently attended a wedding, a sporting event, or any other event where you think...
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  • Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Extending Permissions for Outdoor Dining Until Late 2024

    Governor Phil Murphy has signed a bill (S-2364) to extend expanded permissions for restaurants, bars, distilleries, and breweries to use fixtures and equipment enabling them to serve patrons outdoo...
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