Cov tub ntxhais kawm ntawm St. Margaret Mary Catholic Tsev Kawm Ntawv hauv Milwaukee tau txais koob tshuaj tiv thaiv COVID-19 thaum lub tsev kho mob tuav lub Kaum Ib Hlis 9, 2021. (Matt Martinez / Milwaukee Cov Xov Xwm Hauv Zej Zos)
Sijhawm Nyeem Ntawv: 4 feeb

News414 yog kev pabcuam kev tshaj xov xwm kev sib koom tes ntawm Wisconsin Saib thiab Milwaukee Cov Neeg Zej Zog Xov Xwm Pab uas hais txog cov teeb meem tshwj xeeb, kev txaus siab, kev xav thiab cov ntaub ntawv xav tau los ntawm cov neeg nyob hauv nroog Milwaukee cov zej zog. Xav paub ntau ntxiv ntawm peb lub vev xaib lossis sau ntawv MKE rau 73224 txhawm rau txuas nrog tus neeg sau xov xwm.

Tus naj npawb ntawm cov menyuam yaus hauv Nroog Milwaukee uas tau txais cov tshuaj tiv thaiv COVID-19 kho tshiab tseem qis dua qhov nruab nrab ntawm Wisconsin, txawm tias COVID-19 ua rau muaj kev phom sij "nruab nrab" rau lub nroog, raws li US Centers for Disease Control (CDC). 

CDC tshaj tawm nws qhov kev pom zoo ntawm cov tshuaj kho tshiab, lossis bivalent, tshuaj tiv thaiv rau cov menyuam hnub nyoog 5 txog 11 xyoos thaum Lub Kaum Hli 12.

Tab sis txij thaum Lub Kaum Ob Hlis 7, tsuas yog 2.9% ntawm Milwaukee County cov menyuam hnub nyoog 5 txog 11 xyoos tau txais cov koob tshuaj tshiab, piv rau 3.4% thoob plaws Wisconsin. Lub lim tiam dhau los, 131.5 tus neeg mob tshiab ntawm COVID-19 tau tshaj tawm rau txhua 100,000 tus neeg hauv lub nroog, thaum 12.7 tus neeg tau mus pw hauv tsev kho mob rau txhua 100,000 tus neeg nyob hauv. 

Dr. Benjamin Weston, tus kws tshaj lij txoj cai tswjfwm kev noj qab haus huv rau Lub Nroog Milwaukee, xav kom cov niam txiv nkag siab txog qib siab ntawm kev nyab xeeb ntawm cov tshuaj tiv thaiv thiab txhawb nqa.

 "Lub koob tshuaj tshiab no siv tib lub tshuab tshuaj tiv thaiv uas tau raug pov thawj tias muaj kev nyab xeeb …. Nws tsuas yog hloov pauv hauv daim ntawv qhia, "Weston tau hais thaum lub rooj sib tham xov xwm lub hli tas los. "Cov tshuaj tiv thaiv tau pom tias muaj kev nyab xeeb zoo kawg rau txhua pab pawg hnub nyoog."

Qee qhov kev mob tshwm sim tau pom, suav nrog ua npaws thiab qaug zog, tab sis lawv poob rau hauv ib txwm muaj kev phiv cuam tshuam nrog lwm cov tshuaj tiv thaiv, nws hais. Ntxiv mus, "cov txiaj ntsig ntawm kev txhaj tshuaj tiv thaiv ntau dua" qhov txaus ntshai ntawm COVID-19, Weston tau hais.

Txawm hais tias cov tshuaj tiv thaiv tsis pub dawb thiab muaj rau tib neeg thoob plaws hauv lub nroog, qhov kev thov rau kev txhaj tshuaj tseem tsawg.

Jennifer Kates, tus lwm thawj loj ntawm Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, tau hais tias "Muaj suab nrov heev hauv kev sib tham nyob ib puag ncig COVID," hais tias Jennifer Kates, tus lwm thawj coj loj ntawm Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, lub koom haum tsis muaj txiaj ntsig uas ua haujlwm tshawb fawb txog kev noj qab haus huv thiab muab kev tshuaj xyuas txog kev noj qab haus huv.

Lub suab nrov no tau ua rau qaug zog, tsis kam lees thiab tsis ntseeg ntawm cov niam txiv.

“Tib neeg tsuas yog tsis tuaj yeem tau txais xov xwm ntxiv lawm vim lawv tau hnov ​​​​txog COVID tau ntev lawm. Nws nyuaj dua rau lawv hnov ​​​​cov lus no lossis rau peb kom xa lawv raws li cov tib neeg tuaj yeem hnov ​​​​lawv, "said Katie Lepak, tus neeg ua haujlwm ntawm Milwaukee County Public Health Collaborative, kev koom tes tsis tu ncua ntawm cov chaw saib xyuas kev noj qab haus huv, tsev kho mob, chaw kho mob hauv zej zog thiab chaw muag tshuaj. los ua kom muaj kev sib koom ua ke rau pej xeem cov lus teb rau kev sib kis. 

'Nws siv zog ntau dua'

Ntxiv rau qhov kev tiv thaiv COVID-XNUMX no, "muaj kev nyuaj rau cov qauv," Kates hais. "Kev tau txais koob tshuaj tsis zoo ib yam li hnub pib ntawm kev txhaj tshuaj tiv thaiv."

Nws tau hais tias "Koj yuav tsum nquag nrhiav nws tawm," nws hais. "Nws siv zog ntau dua."

Kay Smith, tus neeg muaj hnub nyoog 68 xyoo nyob hauv Milwaukee's North Side, tau hais tias nws "feem ntau hnov ​​​​txog nws ntawm xov xwm" tab sis "yuav nyiam" kev nthuav tawm ntau dua los ntawm lub nroog txog kev txhawb nqa.

Nws txhawj xeeb txog kev noj qab haus huv ntawm nws cov xeeb ntxwv thiab cov xeeb ntxwv, nrog rau cov neeg hauv tsev neeg uas lawv nyob nrog. 

Phyllis Thompson, 62, nyob ntawm Milwaukee's West Side, thiab nws tus ntxhais muaj 8 xyoo tau coj nws tus kheej los kawm txog tshuaj tiv thaiv thiab txhawb nqa, tawm ntawm kev txhawj xeeb rau tsev neeg thiab. 

Thompson tau hais tias "Qhov tseeb, nws yog nws qhov kev txiav txim siab," "Nws xav tau cov tshuaj tiv thaiv, vim tias nws niam pog - nws pog yeej tsis noj qab nyob zoo - thiab nws hais tias nws xav tiv thaiv nws pog ..."

Nws hais ntxiv tias "Kuv muaj 8-xyoo-laus paub," nws hais ntxiv.

Lepak hu kev sib tham ib leeg ntawm cov kws kho mob thiab cov neeg mob yog qhov cuab yeej zoo tshaj plaws los txhawb cov neeg nyob hauv kom tau txais cov tshuaj tiv thaiv thiab txhawb nqa. 

Txog qhov kawg no, Milwaukee County Public Health Collaborative txhawb nqa Noj qab nyob zoo MKE, lub vev xaib uas muab cov ntaub ntawv tshiab thiab cov peev txheej hais txog cov chaw muab kev pabcuam, kuaj thiab tshuaj tiv thaiv.

"Peb yuav ua li cas kom tib neeg rov qab los ntawm lawv tus kws kho mob kom muaj kev sib tham nrog qee tus neeg uas lawv twb muaj kev sib raug zoo nrog?" nug Aziz Abdullah, co-founder ntawm INPOWER, lub koom haum kev sib txuas lus nyob rau hauv Harambee uas tsim thiab tswj hwm lub vev xaib Healthy MKE.

Thiab rau cov neeg uas tsis muaj tus kws kho mob uas ntseeg siab, Healthy MKE muaj tsuas yog luam tawm cov ntsiab lus uas suav nrog cov lus tawm tswv yim los ntawm zej zog "kom hu cov lus nug peb paub tias tib neeg muaj," Abdullah tau hais. 

Qhov tshwj xeeb tseem ceeb rau cov neeg nyob hauv Milwaukee Sab Qab Teb thiab Sab Qab Teb Sab Qab Teb yog kev sib koom tes ua haujlwm nrog cov chaw kho mob hauv zej zog, qee zaum hu ua Federally Qualified Health Centers.

Cov chaw kho mob no raug yuam kom pab cov neeg tsis muaj ntawv pov hwm thiab tsis muaj ntawv pov hwm.

"Qhov tseeb," Kates hais tias, "thaum lub sijhawm muaj xwm txheej ceev ntawm COVID, lawv tau txais kev txhawb nqa ntxiv los txhaj tshuaj tiv thaiv rau cov zej zog uas lawv pab thiab tau txais cov ntaub ntawv ntawd tawm. Lawv mus txog cov zej zog uas nyuaj tshaj plaws mus txog. "

Raws li tag nrho, txawm li cas los xij, cov chaw kho mob no, uas muaj tsib lub nroog, ntsib cov teeb meem ntawm cov neeg ua haujlwm uas txwv tsis pub lawv muaj peev xwm ncav cuag kev cai thiab tswj hwm cov tshuaj tiv thaiv.

Hauv email, Allison Kos, tus thawj coj saib xyuas kev noj qab haus huv ntawm Lub Tsev Haujlwm Saib Xyuas Kev Noj Qab Haus Huv Hauv Zej Zog, lossis PCHC, tau hais tias, "vim muaj kev txwv ntawm cov neeg ua haujlwm thiab cov neeg ua haujlwm, PCHC yuav tsum tau ncua peb tus kheej ntawm qhov chaw txhaj tshuaj tiv thaiv COVID-19."

Abdullah tau hais tias "Thaum ntxov ntawm kev kis tus kabmob kis, peb tuaj yeem npaj thiab ua kom tib neeg ua haujlwm hauv zej zog," Abdullah tau hais. "Thiab kuv xav tias cov xwm txheej dav dav hauv zej zog qhib tsis tau qhib tam sim no tej zaum yog vim muaj kev sib tw ua haujlwm uas peb tab tom pom."

Tab sis Abdullah tau hais tias lwm tus tswv cuab ntawm lub nroog txoj kev sib koom tes tau pab cuam tshuam qhov sib txawv.

Piv txwv li, PCHC thiab Wisconsin Lub Tsev Haujlwm Saib Xyuas Kev Noj Qab Haus Huv tau sib koom tes ntawm ntau lub tsev kho mob tshuaj tiv thaiv thaum kawg ntawm Lub Kaum Hli mus txog nruab nrab Lub Kaum Ib Hlis. 

Yuav nrhiav cov chaw kho mob li cas

Healthy MKE's vaccine finder tuaj yeem siv los nrhiav lwm lub tsev kho mob thiab cov chaw muab kev pabcuam tshuaj tiv thaiv thiab txhawb nqa hauv Milwaukee. Cov neeg nyob thoob Wisconsin kuj hu tau 2-1-1 los yog mus saib vaccines.gov.

Ib version ntawm zaj dab neeg no yog thawj zaug luam tawm los ntawm Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, ib lub koom haum xov xwm tsis muaj txiaj ntsig uas npog Milwaukee cov zej zog sib txawv. 

Rov luam tawm peb cov ntawv dawb, hauv online lossis luam tawm, raws li daim ntawv tso cai Creative Commons.

Nrov dab neeg los ntawm Wisconsin Watch

Devin Blake / Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

Devin Blake pib ua ib tug neeg sau xov xwm ntawm Patch, sau txog Southern California cov zej zog uas nws loj hlob tuaj. Nws tau tsom mus rau cov zej zog kev lag luam thoob plaws hauv cheeb tsam thiab raug coj mus rau cov dab neeg hais txog kev poob hauj lwm, kev pab nyiaj txiag, thiab kev lag luam uas ua rau tsis muaj kev xav tau hauv lawv cov zej zog. .

Saib xyuas cov teeb meem tsis muaj tsev nyob txuas ntxiv mus tob rau xyoo ntawd, nws tau pib ua haujlwm los ua cov peev txheej thiab cov ntaub ntawv sib koom tes rau cov pab pawg hauv zej zog thiab cov neeg tsis muaj txiaj ntsig kom lawv tuaj yeem pab tau cov pej xeem zoo dua yam tsis muaj vaj tse nyob ruaj khov - cov neeg uas suav nrog cov neeg laus, kev loj hlob qeeb thiab cov neeg muaj HIV / AIDs, ntawm lwm tus.

Blake tau pab txhawb rau ntau qhov kev tshaj tawm, suav nrog New York magazine, The Dos, thiab McSweeney's. Nws nyiam siv sijhawm nrog nws tus poj niam thiab sib tham nrog nws tus tub 2 xyoos.