Port Jefferson EMS Receives Approval For In-Home Vaccinations With Community Paramedics
Port Jefferson EMS (PJEMS) has received approval from NYS DOH – Bureau of EMS to operate a Community Paramedic Vaccination Program throughout Suffolk County. This authorization allows PJEMS Paramedics to perform in-home vaccinations to our homebound community members, and for our Paramedics to independently staff vaccination PODs. This program, the first in Suffolk County, will ensure COVID-19 vaccine gets to the most vulnerable populations. Available appointments will be announced in the coming days, please check our website for the latest information.