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Why I vaccinate: Talha Farooqi

May 14, 2021

Talha Farooqi, IT Applications Manager

Employees of NCH are not required to get the COVID-19 vaccine as a condition of employment. However, we are proud to report 88% have chosen to be fully vaccinated.

In continuation of our series of vaccine testimonials, we introduce you to IT Applications Manager, Talha Farooqi.

If you have already been vaccinated, whether at NCH or another healthcare provider, we thank you! If you are still considering your decision, we hope you will take your time to be fully educated to make the best decision for you.

  • Name: Talha Farooqi
  • Title/Credentials: IT Applications Manager, Information Technology
  • Current hometown: Elgin
  • Why I got vaccinated: I trust the science community. It took a tremendous amount of effort by hard working people to get vaccines developed in such a short time. I’m inspired by those individuals. Plus, the evidence shows it’s safe and effective and that it’s our best chance at getting back to normal.

For more information about COVID-19 vaccinations at NCH, visit this page.