Palm Beach County businesses, staff just take inventory of Biden vaccine buy

Health Care district employee Lekeatha Harris registers a woman for a Covid-19 vaccination outside the Palm Beach County Public Health Department in Lantana, FL, July 28, 2021.

A Biden administration requirement that businesses with extra than 100 personnel verify that their workers are either vaccinated or check negative weekly for COVID-19 comes as lots of Palm Seashore County companies battle to fill open positions. 

Of dozens of firms surveyed by the Palm Beach front Post on Friday, a day following President Joe Biden laid out the new requirement, only a couple of issued statements or offered community remark on their programs to comply with the incoming directive from the U.S. Labor Department.

“It’s a polarizing challenge, and I am certain every enterprise actually does not know the right remedy or what facet of record they want to be on at this position,” explained Glen Calder, CEO of Summit Public Relations in Boca Raton, which signifies several area providers. “They are in all probability using the temperature of their administration and employee foundation and don’t want to make the wrong transfer.”