COVID Vaccines: Santa Clara Co. Health Officials Critical Of Blue Shield Running California Vaccine DistributionAs California seeks to improve COVID-19 vaccine distribution by bringing on health care provider Blue Shield, some Bay Area health officials say it's a bad move.
COVID Vaccines: California's Shift To Age-Based Distribution Sparks New Round Of Criticism - 'A Political Calculus'Facing criticism for a slow vaccine rollout, California's plans to shift COVID-19 vaccine distribution to an age-based system is drawing a new set of critics.
COVID Vaccines: Newsom Signs Executive Order To 'Bolster Vaccination Efforts' After CriticismGov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed an executive order aimed at bolstering California's COVID-19 vaccination efforts amid criticism the state has received about the vaccine rollout.
COVID Vaccine: California Assumes Greater Control Of Vaccine DistributionCalifornia officials on Tuesday announced a number of changes to the COVID-19 vaccine delivery system giving the state more control in order to "expedite vaccine administration."
COVID Vaccinations: Newsom Acknowledges Significant Issues With Vaccine DistributionGovernor Gavin Newsom on Monday said that while the COVID-19 vaccine was providing California residents with hope, the state was "working aggressively" to address distribution issues while determining who would be getting the vaccine next.
COVID Purple Tier: Santa Clara County Approaching ICU Bed Capacity; Vaccines May Be Weeks AwayOfficials in Santa Clara County on Wednesday warned that South Bay hospitals were edging closer to being full from the spike in COVID-19 cases, with ICUs in some areas already at over 90 percent capacity.