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>>> GOOD EVENING, HEALTHCARE WORKERS IN NEW YORK STATE MUST HAVE AT LEAST ONE DOSE OF THE COVID-19 VACCINE BY MONDAY. TODAY, GOVERNOR HOCHUL INCREASED THE PRESSURE ON THOSE STILL HOLDING OUT BY ANNOUNCING A PLAN TO REPLACE FIRED WORKERS INCLUDING BRINGING IN THE NATIONAL GUARD. >> I DO NOT WANT TO GET VACCINATED. >> Reporter: THIS MEDICAL ASSISTANT WORKS AT THIS OFFICE IN HELLS KITCHEN, HELPING PEOPLE GET COVID TESTS AND VACCINATIONS. HE IS UNVACCINATED AND BOWS TO REMAIN THAT WAY FOR NOW DESPITE MONDAY'S DEADLINE. >> I'M READY TO LOSE MY JOB AND THERE IS A LOT OF JOBS OUT THERE THAT YOU DON'T NEED TO BE VACCINATED. >> Reporter: SOME STAFFERS ARE VACCINE HOLDOUTS AND WHAT THE COURTS OR THE GOVERNOR TO STALL. INSTEAD, SHE IS RAMPING UP PRESSURE.

>> IF WE CAN GET THE HOLDOUTS TO UNDERSTAND THE POWER THEY HAVE TO HELP US GET BACK TO NORMAL. I AM PLEADING FOR THEM TO SEE IT IN THAT PERSPECTIVE. >> Reporter: SHE ANNOUNCED A POSSIBLE STATE OF EMERGENCY OF SEVERE STAFFING SHORTAGES RESULT. BY EXECUTIVE ORDER, THE STATE COULD ARE OH STAFF FROM OUT OF STATE COME OUT OF THE COUNTRY, AND BRING BACK RETIRED WORKERS. MEDICALLY TRAINED NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS COULD ALSO BE BROUGHT IN. THE STATE SAYS THAT HEALTHCARE WORKERS THAT LOSE THEIR JOBS BECAUSE THEY WILL NOT BE VACCINATED ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE UNLESS THEY CAN SHOW VALID EXEMPTIONS APPROVED BY DOCTORS.

>> Reporter: LEADERS AT MOUNT SINAI SAY THE VAST MAJORITY ARE VACCINATED. AND WE ANTICIPATE LESS THAN 1% LEAVE US BECAUSE OF UNWILLINGNESS TO BE VACCINATED. >> THEY SHOULD BE VACCINATED BECAUSE THEY ARE THE ONES GIVING THE VACCINATIONS TO OTHERS AS WELL. >> LET THEM LOSE THEIR JOBS .700 THOUSAND PEOPLE DEAD, WE ARE ON TRACK TO LOSE 1 MILLION. IT IS NOT A PERSONAL CHOICE. >> WE WILL FIND OUT ON MONDAY. >> Reporter: HE SAYS THAT HE WILL REPORT TO WORK ON MONDAY BUT HE FEELS CERTAIN HE WILL BE .

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