going above and beyond
- Nov 17, 2006
VIP vaccines: As availability tightens, the wealthy and well-connected push for access
Direct and immediate access to their doctor is part of what Dr. Abe Malkin's patients pay for. Malkin rarely silences his cell phone, so as not to miss anything, or anyone. The vaccine's slow and uneven rollout has worn public patience thin, and fomented fears that affluence may expedite access.