Stanislaus County to expand vaccine eligibility to those 16+ on April 1 – KCRA Sacramento

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Stanislaus County officials announced Tuesday that county locals 16 years old and up will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccines starting April 1. Starting on Thursday, April 1st, Stanislaus County will broaden COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to all County locals aged 16 and over,” the county stated in a news release. While individuals 16 and up living in Stanislaus County will be qualified to get immunized this week, supply is still extremely restricted and Pfizer remains the only vaccine authorized for individuals who are 16 and 17 years old, the county notes. Starting on Thursday, April 1st, Stanislaus County will expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to all County residents aged 16 and over,” the county said in a news release. While individuals 16 and up living in Stanislaus County will be eligible to get immunized this week, supply is still extremely restricted and Pfizer stays the only vaccine authorized for people who are 16 and 17 years old, the county notes.

STANISLAUS COUNTY, Calif.– Stanislaus County officials announced Tuesday that county citizens 16 years old and up will be qualified for COVID-19 vaccines starting April 1. The statement follows the California Department of Public Health enabled provider discretion to immunize those who reside in locations thought about more at danger (Healthy Places Index Quartiles 1 and 2).
Starting on Thursday, April 1st, Stanislaus County will expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to all County citizens aged 16 and over,” the county stated in a news release. While individuals 16 and up living in Stanislaus County will be qualified to get vaccinated this week, supply is still extremely limited and Pfizer stays the only vaccine approved for individuals who are 16 and 17 years old, the county notes. On Monday, Butte County made a similar statement, expanding COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to individuals 16 and older who work or live in the county.