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Salerno Medical Associates Media Coverage

5/09/2022: New York City reverses course, says COVID vaccinations no longer required for proms – https://www.cbsnews.com/newyork/news/new-york-city-reverses-course-says-covid-vaccinations-no-longer-required-for-proms/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 2,226,458

12/22/2022: CityMD Temporarily Closes Facilities In Greater NYC Area – https://www.cbsnews.com/newyork/news/citymd-announces-temporary-closures-in-greater-nyc-area/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 2,226,458

12/14/2021: New York City Vaccine Mandate Now Applies To Kids As Young As 5 Years Old – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2021/12/14/nyc-vaccine-mandate-expands-to-kids/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 2,226,458

12/1/2021: CDC Reviewing More Potential Cases Of Omicron Variant In US – https://www.cbsnews.com/newyork/news/citymd-announces-temporary-closures-in-greater-nyc-area/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 2,226,458

12/1/2021: CDC Reviewing More Potential Cases Of Omicron Variant In US – https://www.yournewsnet.com/story/45340772/covid19-and-omicron-latest-with-dr-alex-salerno

  • Outlet: NewsNet TV | Circulation: 2,600,000 | Social Media Amplification: 1,933

11/5/2021: New Jersey doctor wants to bridge gap between mental health & primary care – https://bronx.news12.com/new-jersey-doctor-wants-to-bridge-gap-between-mental-health-and-primary-care

  • Outlet: News12 (all affliliates)

10/26/2021: Latest On COVID-19 With Dr. Alexander Salerno – https://www.yournewsnet.com/story/45056433/latest-on-covid19-with-dr-alexander-salerno

  • Outlet: NewsNet TV | Circulation: 1,685 | Social Media Amplification: 1,928

10/15/2021: FDA Panel Recommends Johnson & Johnson COVID Booster Shot – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/video/6107393-fda-panel-recommends-johnson-johnson-covid-booster-shot/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 800,338

7/15/2021: New Jersey doctors study impact of COVID-19 and its effects on the human brain – https://newjersey.news12.com/new-jersey-doctors-study-impact-of-covid-19-and-its-effects-on-the-human-brain

  • Outlet: News 12 New Jersey (web) | Circulation: 143,640
  • Outlet: News 12 Connecticut | Circulation: 29,956
  • Outlet: News 12 The Bronx | Circulation: 64,622
  • Outlet: News 12 Westchester | Circulation: 99,142
  • Outlet: News 12 Brooklyn | Circulation: 106,291
  • Outlet: News 12 Long Island| Circulation: 202,875
  • Outlet: News 12 NY | Circulation: 773,982
  • Outlet: News 12 NJ | Circulation: 207,713

6/2/2021: Some Primary Care Physicians ask Why They Still Can’t Offer COVID Vaccine to Patients – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2021/06/02/covid-vaccine-primary-care-physicians/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 1,223,668
  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 800,338

5/6/2021: NJ’s Primary Care Doctors Say They’re Key To Ramping Up Vaccinations But State Slow To Distribute Doses – https://www.wnyc.org/story/njs-primary-care-doctors-say-theyre-key-ramping-vaccinations-state-slow-distribute-doses

  • Outlet: WNYC | Circulation: 2,221,117
  • Outlet: WNYC | Circulation: On air

4/20/2021: New Jersey man hospitalized after adverse reactions to 2nd Moderna vaccine shot – https://bronx.news12.com/new-jersey-man-hospitalized-after-adverse-reactions-to-2nd-moderna-vaccine-shot

  • Outlet: News12 (all affliliates) | Circulation: 2,308,162

4/8/2021: For underserved communities in the vaccine rollout, local doctors are crucial | Opinion – https://www.northjersey.com./story/opinion/2021/04/08/underserved-communities-vaccine-rollout-local-mds-crucial/7132321002/

  • Outlet: NorthJersey.com | Circulation: 89,565

4/7/2021: Local doctors want to obtain COVID-19 vaccine to help underserved communities – https://newjersey.news12.com/local-doctors-want-to-obtain-covid-19-vaccine-to-help-underserved-communities

  • Outlet: News12 (all affliliates) | Circulation: 2,308,162

3/22/2021: COVID In N.Y. & N.J.: Vaccination Remains Priority, But Officials Warning Of Some High Infection Rates Due To Variants – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2021/03/23/coronavirus-new-york-city-covid-19-infection-rates-richmond-hill-queens-vaccine/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 1,210,227
  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 800,338

2/8/2021: COVID In New Jersey: Lack Of Available Vaccine Doses Leaving Doctors, Residents Exasperated – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2021/02/08/coronavirus-covid-19-vaccine-new-jersey-newark-phil-murphy/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 1,210,227
  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 800,338

2/1/2021: When Can You Trust At-Home COVID-19 Tests? – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2021/02/08/coronavirus-covid-19-vaccine-new-jersey-newark-phil-murphy/

  • Outlet: Observer | Circulation: 795,198 | Social Media Amplification: 470,207

12/23/2020: Local Health Officials Screening For New, More Contagious Strain Of COVID-19 Found In U.K. – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2020/12/22/new-covid-strain-new-york//

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 1,210,227
  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 800,338

12/11/2020: Shipping Containers Converted to Test, Educate NJ Underserved Communities – https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/coronavirus/shipping-containers-converted-to-test-educate-nj-underserved-communities/2776050/

  • Outlet: NBC New York | Circulation: 1,477,388
  • Outlet: NBC New York | Circulation: 683,209

12/10/2020: N.J. Isn’t Testing Enough Of Its Residents As Cases Surge To New Levels – https://gothamist.com/news/nj-isnt-testing-enough-of-its-residents-as-cases-surge-to-new-levels

  • Outlet: Gothamist | Circulation: 839,367 | Social Media Amplification: 1,218,981

12/4/2020: New Jersey Reports Record-High COVID Cases: ‘I Think We’re In For A Brutal 2-3 Months,’ Gov. Murphy Says – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2020/12/04/new-jersey-reports-record-high-covid-cases-i-think-were-in-for-a-brutal-2-3-months-murphy-says/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 167,400
  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 800,338

11/19/2020: Can This Antiviral Approach Treat COVID-19? – https://www.ozy.com/the-new-and-the-next/can-this-antiviral-approach-treat-covid-19/392774/

  • Outlet: Ozy | Circulation: 223,068 | Social Media Amplification: 167,400

10/18/2020: Churches Remain Closed In New York City’s Coronavirus Hot Zones Following Judge’s Ruling – https://www.ozy.com/the-new-and-the-next/can-this-antiviral-approach-treat-covid-19/392774/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 167,400
  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 800,338

8/29/2020: Politics infected America’s COVID-19 response. People are dying because of it. – https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2020/09/29/americans-dying-because-politics-infected-our-covid-19-response-column/3559428001/

  • Outlet: USA Today | Circulation: 18,616,538 | Social Media Amplification: 167,400

8/28/2020: Health experts: Many are wearing face masks the wrong way to prevent COVID-19 spread – https://newjersey.news12.com/health-experts-many-are-wearing-face-masks-the-wrong-way-to-prevent-covid-spread

  • Outlet: News 12 Brooklyn | Circulation: 106,291
  • Outlet: News 12 New Jersey | Circulation: 207,713
  • Outlet: News 12 Long Island | Circulation: 202,875
  • Outlet: News 12 Connecticut| Circulation: 29,956
  • Outlet: News 12 Bronx | Circulation: 64,622
  • Outlet: News 12 Westchester | Circulation: 99,142
  • Outlet: News 12 | Circulation: 773,982

8/19/2020: This New COVID-19 Treatment Could Also Bend Antitrust Norms – https://www.ozy.com/the-new-and-the-next/this-new-covid-19-treatment-could-also-bend-antitrust-norms/366863/

  • Outlet: Ozy | Circulation: 223,068 | Social Media Amplification: 167,400

7/21/2020: Everyday Heroes – https://usatodayspecial-va.newsmemory.com/?special=America+Responds&date=20200720

  • Outlet: USA Today | Circulation: 18,616,538 | Social Media Amplification: 167,400
  • Outlet: USA Today | Circulation: 1,621,091

7/16/2020: We’re not waiting for COVID patients to come to us. We’re going to them. – https://www.nj.com/opinion/2020/07/we-see-patients-on-the-citys-streets-because-we-must-continue-testing-opinion.html

  • NJ.com | Circulation: 3,881,081

6/24/2020: Doctors Debunk Common Face Mask Myths, Including Suffocation And Bacteria Fears – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2020/06/24/face-mask-myths-debunked/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 1,197,009
  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 800,338

6/4/2020: COVID-19 testing – the difference between diagnostic vs. anti-body – http://www.news12.com/story/42211507/covid19-testing-the-difference-between-diagnostic-vs-antibody

  • Outlet: News 12 Brooklyn | Circulation: 106,291
  • Outlet: News 12 New Jersey | Circulation: 207,713
  • Outlet: News 12 Long Island | Circulation: 202,875
  • Outlet: News 12 Connecticut| Circulation: 29,956
  • Outlet: News 12 Bronx | Circulation: 64,622
  • Outlet: News 12 Westchester | Circulation: 99,142
  • Outlet: News 12 | Circulation: 773,982

6/3/2020: US mobile testing: Minorities have a harder time getting tested – https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/06/mobile-testing-minorities-harder-time-tested-200603122338209.html

  • Outlet: Al Jazeera | Circulation: 31,000,000

5/27/2020: Coronavirus News: 7th testing site opens in Newark, testing free for all residents – https://abc7ny.com/coronavirus-in-nj-news-new-jersey-update/6214950/

  • Outlet: ABC New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 690,900
  • Outlet: ABC New York | Circulation: 237,000

5/27/2020: What Summer Activities Are Safe? Doctor Discusses Do’s And Don’ts For Your Social Life – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2020/05/27/summer-activities-during-covid/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 1,194,573
  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 800,338

5/20/2020: CHASING THE DREAM: NJ DOCTOR TURNS VAN INTO MOBILE COVID TESTING CLINIC – https://www.thirteen.org/metrofocus/2020/05/nj-doctor-turns-van-mobile-testing-unit-low-income-rhuzje/

  • Outlet: WLEW21 | Circulation: 1,000,000
  • Outlet: NJTV | Circulation: 864,000
  • Outlet: Thirteen WNET | Circulation: 277,040
  • Outlet: Thirteen WNET| Circulation: 387,000

5/14/2020: Doctor sets up his own COVID testing van to serve urban residents – https://www.njtvonline.org/news/video/doctor-sets-up-his-own-covid-testing-van-to-serve-urban-residents/

  • Outlet: NJTV | Circulation: 108,445 | Social Media Amplification: 4,490
  • Outlet: NJTV | Circulation: On air

5/11/2020: How One New Jersey Doctor Tests the Underserved for Coronavirus – https://www.wsj.com/articles/how-one-new-jersey-doctor-tests-the-underserved-for-coronavirus-11588937590 emailToken=c7aa9d49108b2bdc62a58f54a9b2a968OEnru/CnuD7YsHwaFEiIQoGRCdmlBkecYpggKNYDz9Ig/A4ahFF8Kb9LlRvtmqdHe6hPZ65Rbq6oKxlXF+l+chQhnGAvFMc75m5ZZGiU197233nxaMd7wNdZtMb2ZEi2&reflink=article_gmail_share

  • Outlet: The Wall Street Journal | Circulation: 1,005,410
  • Outlet: The Wall Street Journal | Circulation: 8,926,752 | Social Media Amplification: 50,300

4/26/2020: Black NJ Residents Dying at Higher Rates From COVID-19 – https://nj1015.com/black-nj-residents-dying-at-higher-rates-from-covid-19/

  • Outlet: NJ 105.5 | Circulation: 943,000
  • Outlet: NJ 105.5 | Circulation: 2,902,988 | Social Media Amplification: 161,230

4/24/2020: As a doctor in the US, I shouldn’t have to buy masks and gloves on the black market – https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/24/perspectives/ppe-production-shortage/index.html

  • Outlet: CNN | Circulation: 36,550,379 | Social Media Amplification: 35,597,776

4/20/2020: More, please – https://njbiz.com/more-please-nj-physicians-covid19-testing/

  • Outlet: NJBIZ | Circulation: 16,015

4/17/2020: Coronavirus: Doctor entangled in FBI probe of black-market PPE vendor explains desperation to get supplies – https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/coronavirus-doctor-entangled-in-fbi-probe-of-black-market-ppe-vendor-explains-desperation-to-get-supplies-194618948.html

  • Outlet: Yahoo Lifestyle | Circulation: 159,759,516

4/15/2020: Coronavirus: Without a positive COVID-19 test, many eager prospective donors face difficulties giving plasma – https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/eager-prospective-donors-face-difficulties-giving-plasma-coronavirus-220805631.html

  • Outlet: Yahoo Lifestyle | Circulation: 159,759,516 | Social Media Amplification: 46,010

4/11/2020: There’s Data Missing from the Flatten the Curve Chart – https://gothamist.com/news/theres-data-missing-flatten-curve-chart

  • Outlet: Gothamist | Circulation: 4,785,094 | Social Media Amplification: 952,994

4/11/2020: There’s Data Missing from the Flatten the Curve Chart – https://www.wnyc.org/story/theres-data-missing-flatten-curve-chart/

  • Outlet: WNYC | Circulation: 2,221,117
  • Outlet: WNYC | On air

4/9/2020: Medical Professionals Say They Still Don’t Have Enough COVID-19 Tests To Meet Demand – https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2020/04/09/new-jersey-not-enough-coronavirus-tests/

  • Outlet: CBS New York | Circulation: 1,426,120 | Social Media Amplification: 1,191,546
  • Outlet: CBS New York | 800,338

4/5/2020: Another Thing to Fear Out There: Coronavirus Scammers – https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/05/us/politics/coronavirus-scams-fraud-price-gouging.html

  • Outlet: New York Times | Circulation: 33,484,705 | Social Media Amplification: 46,000,000
  • Outlet: New York Times | 483,701

3/28/2020: NY Man Coughs on FBI Agents During Arrest Involving 700% Markup of Medical Supplies – https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/ny-man-coughs-on-fbi-agents-during-arrest-involving-700-markup-of-medical-supplies/2352135/

  • Outlet: NBC New York | Circulation: 1,477,388 | Social Media Amplification: 1,435,443
  • Outlet: NBC New York | 683,209

3/27/2020: U.S. coronavirus cases exceed 100,000, doctors decry scarcity of drugs, equipment – https://torontosun.com/news/world/u-s-coronavirus-cases-exceed-100000-doctors-decry-scarcity-of-drugs-and-equipment/wcm/80a5e85f-9adf-4b28-a29a-bf87e7bf74ca

  • Outlet: The Toronto Cun | Circulation: 114,962

3/27/2020: As U.S. cases exceed 100,000, doctors decry scarcity of drugs and equipment – https://www.unionleader.com/news/health/coronavirus/as-u-s-cases-exceed-doctors-decry-scarcity-of-drugs/article_2e74f68c-092a-5b6a-8984-0a5fd29b7ac7.html

  • Outlet: The New Hampshire Union Leader | Circulation: 117,970

3/27/2020: U.S. COVID-19 cases rocket past 100,000 as doctors look for black market medical supplies – https://nationalpost.com/news/world/u-s-coronavirus-cases-surpass-100000-as-doctors-cope-with-medical-shortages?

  • Outlet: The National Post | Circulation: 1,853,166 | Social Media Amplification: 852,100

3/27/2020: As U.S. cases exceed 100,000, doctors decry scarcity of drugs and equipment – https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-us-doctors-nurses-under-increasing-stress-as-coronavirus-cases/

  • Outlet: The Globe and Mail | Circulation: 2,512,000

3/27/2020: Under coronavirus strain, U.S. doctors decry shortages of medicine, equipment – https://www.nasdaq.com/articles/under-coronavirus-strain-u.s.-doctors-decry-shortages-of-medicine-equipment-2020-03-27

  • Outlet: Nasdaq | Circulation: 8,000,000

3/27/2020: U.S. Coronavirus Cases Exceed 100,000, Exacerbating Drug And Equipment Scarcity – https://www.huffpost.com/entry/coronavirus-us-100000-cases_n_5e7ec365c5b661492267ef6b

  • Outlet: Huffington Post | Circulation: 11,677,191

3/27/2020: Trump tells GM to make ventilators amid patient surge – https://uk.news.yahoo.com/trump-tells-gm-ventilators-amid-000346134.html?guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAKbX3DqSXplNNw8Ukiivc8lozIWO5ykbpBCavkSbwedQKsQCPr48whPZoCtQpbGA5GuWRtuc_lFAXuvOrFfJzIelvcUaN9o5nNxiZMlAO1r0cJxEJ_x7THMd1Kcu79DslivNKOYaNeOaZal9ozaHClsr3kZH3HvPz_m-2Ee27Z1X&_guc_consent_skip=1649195279

  • Outlet: Yahoo News | Circulation: 159,759,516

3/27/2020: NJ doctor spends $17K on black market for medical supplies – https://www.reuters.com/video/watch/idOVC6U2CBJ

  • Outlet: Reuters | Circulation: 9,419,095 | Social Media Amplification: 21,500,000

3/26/2020: FBI Steps in as Desperate NJ Doctor Paid for Black Market PPE – https://www.nbcnewyork.com/on-air/as-seen-on/fbi-steps-in-after-desperate-nj-doctor-paid-for-black-market-ppe/2346511/

  • Outlet: NBC New York | Circulation: 1,477,388 | Social Media Amplification: 1,435,443
  • Outlet: NBC New York | Circulation: 683,209

3/26/2020: We Need Test Kits – https://www.rawstory.com/2020/03/we-need-test-kits-new-jersey-doctor-outlines-dire-supply-situation-in-emotional-cnn-interview/

  • Outlet: CNN | Circulation: 1,500,000

3/25/2020: Murphy: New York is the ‘canary in the coal mine’ and we’re right behind – https://www.politico.com/states/new-jersey/story/2020/03/25/murphy-new-york-is-the-canary-in-the-coal-mine-and-were-right-behind-1269028

  • Outlet: Politico | Circulation: 4,907,041 | Social Media Amplification: 4,100,000

3/25/2020: New Jersey Doctor Turns to Black Market for Medical Supplies – https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/new-jersey-doctor-turns-to-black-market-for-medical-supplies-2/2344255/

  • Outlet: NBC New York | Circulation: 1,477,388 | Social Media Amplification: 1,435,443
  • Outlet: NBC New York | Circulation: 683,209

3/25/2020: Doctors speak out from front lines of pandemic: Not enough supplies, concerns for patients – https://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/video/doctors-speak-out-from-front-lines-of-pandemic-not-enough-supplies-concerns-for-patients-81209925832

  • Outlet: NBC Nightly News | Circulation: 11,952,195 | Social Media Amplification: 1,000,000
  • Outlet: NBC Nightly News | Circulation: 12,000,000

1/9/2020: Health insurer is eroding decades of trust built between doctors and longtime patients – https://www.nj.com/opinion/2020/01/health-insurer-is-eroding-decades-of-trust-built-between-doctors-and-longtime-patients-opinion.html

  • Outlet: NJ.com | Circulation: 2,273,937 | Social Media Amplification: 517,200