The University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System

UAB Health Mandates Shots as Events Canceled, Masks Ordered

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A major Alabama employer says it will require workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19. The University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System announced that both employees and others working in its hospitals and clinics must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Nov. 12. The requirement affects 16,000 employees. Meanwhile, communities large and small are canceling events…