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Vaccinate community health workers first: Our communities depend on it

The CDC, state task forces, and scholars around the country have worked tirelessly to develop a plan for vaccine distribution that will protect our most at-risk healthcare personnel. It’s no easy task to identify who they are. To do so, we must look beyond the walls of healthcare facilities to see the people who have been putting themselves at risk to serve others from the very beginning.