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  • Statement from Governor Murphy and Commissioner Persichilli on CDC Authorization of COVID-19 Booster Doses for All Adults

    Last Updated: 11/20/2021
    Yesterday, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention adopted updated eligibility recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices making all adults 18 years of age...
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  • ICYMI: New Jersey Department of Agriculture Announces $10 Million Distribution for Food Banks

    Last Updated: 11/18/2021
    The Emergency Food Assistance Program Allocates Funds To Aid Food Insecure TRENTON– New Jersey Department of Agriculture Secretary Douglas Fisher announced today that $10 million from American Re...
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  • Governor Murphy Joined By Commissioner Caride, Federal Officials, and Navigators Urge Residents to Explore Affordable Health Insurance Options at Get Covered New Jersey

    Last Updated: 11/16/2021
    Open Enrollment is the One Time of Year to Select A Health Plan With Record Levels of Financial Help Available, Majority of Consumers Receiving Financial Help Can Find a Plan for $10 a Month or Les...
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  • Governor Phil Murphy Announces $10 Million in Funding for Phase 3 of Sustain & Serve NJ Program

    Last Updated: 11/05/2021
    Additional Funding Brings Total to $45 Million for Program on Track to Purchase 4.5 Million Meals from Over 400 Restaurants Across All NJ Counties TRENTON, N.J– New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy to...
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  • Statement From New Jersey Department of Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli on CDC Recommendation of Pfizer Vaccine for 5- through 11-Year-Olds

    Last Updated: 11/03/2021
    Effective immediately, New Jersey children 5 through 11 years of age are eligible to receive the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. The Department of Health urges everyone ages 5 and older to get va...
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  • ICYMI: Open Enrollment Period for Get Covered New Jersey Begins Nov. 1, With Record Levels of Financial Help Available to Make Health Insurance More Affordable

    Last Updated: 11/01/2021
    Majority of consumers receiving financial help can find a plan for $10 a month or less More options available to consumers for 2022, Residents can preview available plans now at T...
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  • Statement From New Jersey Department of Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli on CDC Approval of Moderna, Johnson & Johnson Booster Doses

    Last Updated: 10/22/2021
    The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) recommendations last night enabling Moderna and Johnson & Johnson booster doses will further protect all New Jerseyans who have comple...
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  • COVID-19 Data Cleaning Update

    Last Updated: 04/26/2021
    On April 26, 2021, New Jersey implemented an automated method to remove duplicate case reports, leading to a one-time drop of 10,442 confirmed cases from the total confirmed cumulative COVID-19 cas...
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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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