Covid-19 vaccination update from the Medical Center

Thu, 12/24/2020 - 5:45pm
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The Block Island Medical Center issued the following announcement on the availability of vaccines on the island this morning, Tuesday, Dec. 22:

The Medical Center has been approved as a vaccination site and will administer the COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available. The first round of the Moderna vaccine, for EMS and healthcare workers, should arrive next week. We will keep the community informed regarding who will be included in following rounds.

Details about the vaccine are available from the CDC: www.cdc.gov/.../clinical-considerations.html.

Thank you to everyone for your patience and vigilance in following the CDC recommendations to prevent the spread. We have confirmed just one additional case of COVID on the island since the last update.

Another update will be posted soon.

 

Consulte la información más reciente sobre vacunas recibida por el Dr. Warcup: https://youtu.be/RbHNbny3Ngo.

El Centro Médico ha sido aprobado como sitio de vacunación y podrá administrar la vacuna COVID-19 a medida que esté disponible. La primera ronda de la Moderna, para EMS y los trabajadores sanitarios, debería llegar la próxima semana.

Los detalles sobre la vacuna están disponibles en los CDC: www.cdc.gov/.../clinical-considerations.html.

Gracias a todos por su paciencia y vigilancia en el seguimiento de las recomendaciones de los CDC.

Otra actualización se publicará pronto.