Brooklyn clinic owned by Orthodox Jews investigated for vaccine fraud

ParCare CEO Gary Schlesinger, right, posing with NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, date unknown [photo credit: Daily Mail]

By Carolyn Yeager

THE COMPANY CURRENTLY IN NEW YORK GOVERNOR Andrew Cuomo's crosshairs is ParCare Community Health Network, which advertised the Moderna vaccine shipment they received on December 21 and proceeded to vaccinate those who came to them. They're in trouble for ignoring the current government mandate that only those who fall into the priority categories of health care workers or nursing home residents can receive the first vaccines.

New York State Health Commissioner Howard Zucker announced a criminal investigation into the Health Network, which operates a chain of clinics in Brooklyn, Manhattan and Orange County, NY, for potentially obtaining the vaccines “fraudulently” and administering them to members of the public when only certain groups are eligible to receive it. ParCare's case is now in the hands of the New York Attorney General’s Office for further investigation, with Gov. Cuomo alleging ParCare may have misrepresented themselves to receive the vaccines. Continue reading at Carolyn Yeager




Carolyn Yeager