Hochul launches massive COVID testing program for anti-vax state workers

Gov. Kathy Hochul’s administration is launching a massive new weekly coronavirus testing program for the thousands of state workers expected to refuse to get vaccinated by the Oct. 12 deadline, The Post has learned.

While all state and private healthcare employees in New York have to receive at least one COVID-19 shot by Monday or face being fired, state workers in other jobs have the option of either getting vaccinated or tested weekly starting by that date.

It’s the same day that the non-healthcare state workers have to return to the office for in-person work.

The department is now accepting bids for labs and other medical providers

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