COVID Vaccines: Contra Costa Aims To Distribute 1 Million Doses By Fourth Of JulyContra Costa County officials announced their goal Friday to distribute 1 million coronavirus vaccine doses by the Fourth of July.
COVID Vaccines: Mass Vaccination Site Opens At City College Of San FranciscoOfficials in San Francisco announced Friday the opening of the city's first mass vaccination site at City College, as communities ramp up distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine.
COVID Vaccine: California Health Officials Warn of Slowing Vaccination CampaignSome top state health officials are saying it could take until June just to vaccinate people 65 and older in California, adding to the COVID-19 frustrations Bay Area health departments are currently facing.
COVID Vaccine: North Bay Health Officials Ramp Up Vaccination Rollout Despite ShortagesHealth officials in Sonoma and Marin counties on Thursday announced new steps being taken to distribute the COVID vaccine as quickly as possible, despite ongoing issues with the available supply of doses.
COVID Vaccine: San Francisco Aims To Vaccinate All Residents By June Despite Current ShortageHealth officials in San Francisco on Wednesday said the city intends to vaccinate virtually every resident in the city by June in spite of vaccine dose supply limitations.
COVID Vaccine: Former Gov. Schwarzenegger Gets Dose, Says 'Come With Me If You Want To Live!'Former California Governor and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger reprised a couple famous lines of dialog before and after receiving a dose of the COVID vaccine Wednesday.
'Rays Of Hope;' COVID Surge Flattening, Rate Of Transmission Declining, Says California Health Secretary GhalyCalifornia is beginning to see a flattening or a decline in COVID data, including hospitalization rates, positivity rates and the rate of transmission, according to the state's top health officials.
COVID Vaccine: Mayor London Breed Says San Francisco Public Health Will Run Out Of Doses By ThursdayMayor London Breed on Tuesday said that the San Francisco Department of Public Health would run out of its current supply of COVID vaccine doses in two days during her update on the city's response to the pandemic.
COVID Vaccine: Supply Constraints Thwart Rapid Rollout Across Bay AreaWhile Bay Area health officials on Friday said they are ready to ramp up distribution of the COVID vaccine to residents, hope of more doses being available from the federal government may be a false promise.
COVID Vaccine: Santa Clara County Fears 'Chaos' as Vaccination Supplies DwindleSanta Clara County public health officials on Friday said they're alarmed by reports the federal government has depleted its stockpile of COVID-19 vaccine.
Biden 'Convinced' 100 Million People Can Be Vaccinated In First 100 DaysPresident-elect Joe Biden on Friday announced the framework of his plan to administer COVID-19 vaccines to the American population, a day after unveiling his $1.9 trillion coronavirus economic relief package.
COVID Vaccines: San Francisco Opening 3 Vaccination Sites, Sets Goal of 10,000 Vaccinations A DaySan Francisco plans to create three major vaccination sites in the near future with the goal of vaccinating 10,000 residents a day against COVID-19.
UPDATE: COVID Vaccine Wait Could Be Weeks For Eligible Recipients In Contra Costa CountyAlthough people 65 and older are now eligible to register to receive COVID-19 vaccinations, Contra Costa Health Services said Thursday the wait for county residents to get a vaccine appointment could be weeks.
COVID Vaccine: State Making Vaccines Available to Those 65 and OlderCalifornia announced Wednesday it is expanding current eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccine to include residents aged 65 and older.
COVID Surge: Santa Clara County Death Toll Hits 1,011; 3 Morgues At CapacityHealth officials in Santa Clara County were facing sobering news Wednesday as the region's COVID-19 death toll topped 1,000 with three of the county's seven morgues already at capacity.