Older and Disabled Texans Are Demanding Their Home Caregivers Be Vaccinated for COVID-19. But Many Workers Don’t Want It.

Home health workers, most of whom are women of color, could start losing their jobs if they aren't vaccinated against COVID-19. Experts widely agree that the vaccine is safe—Pfizer and Moderna both reported their vaccines are more than 90% effective at protecting people from serious illness—but some still refuse to get a shot.