In accordance with New York State law, all members of our workforce, including MMC Holding, members of the voluntary medical and ancillary staffs, and volunteers, students, contractors, vendors, and all other individuals who engage in work on Medical Center premises, are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
All members of our workforce are encouraged to receive a booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as they are eligible. Individuals who are immunocompromised may be eligible for a third dose of the vaccine per CDC recommendations. Appointment scheduling is available online at https://vax4nyc.nyc.gov/patient/s/ or by phone at 877-829-4692.
Booster Eligibility Criteria:
- Received two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine at least five months ago
- Received single dose of the Janssen/J&J at least two months ago
Personal Protective Equipment PPE Requests
The Materials Management department will be restocking all inpatient units daily. N95 masks will be distributed to nurse managers once per day for supervised distribution. If additional supplies are needed the Material Management hotline (x6498) is available from 8:00AM to 8:00PM, 7 days per week.
Ancillary Services (Engineering, FANS, Transport)
Ancillary departments should email their weekly PPE requirement to [email protected]. Supplies will be delivered to the departments.
Off-Site Departments should place orders for PPE requirements to [email protected] by Tuesdays. Deliveries are made every Thursday.
Employee Information & Communications
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Employee Health Services
Maimonides Medical Center is continuing to require that all employees inform Employee Health Services (EHS) of relevant travel plans – both international and domestic. A form has been created for you to submit your travel plans. This form can be accessed internally through the intranet homepage.
Additional guidance is available here.
If you haven’t already, please make a plan to get your flu shot, either through your department or unit or by walking into Employee Health Services.
Monday / Wednesday / Friday
7:00AM – 2:30PM
Tuesday / Thursday
10:00AM – 5:30P