Bay Area Health Expert Hails Potential of Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine in Pandemic BattleA new milestone in the fight against the pandemic came Friday when the Food and Drug Administration's advisory committee recommended the approval of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency authorization.
COVID Vaccines: Santa Clara County Opens 2nd Large Vaccination Site In Hard-Hit East San JoseFor the second time in a week, Santa Clara County health officials opened a large COVID-19 vaccination site in East San Jose, as the county continues to increase vaccine access in hard-hit communities.
COVID Vaccines: San Mateo County Hosting Clinic in Daly City For Residents 65 and OlderSan Mateo County announced Thursday that it’s hosting a two-day COVID-19 vaccination clinic for residents 65 years and older at Jefferson High School in Daly City.
East Bay Vaccination Sites Expand Focus Toward Education WorkersThe vaccination clinic at the Alameda County Office of Education in Hayward was held specifically for employees who either work on campuses now or will be on campus when in-person learning resumes.
COVID Vaccine: Pop-Up Vaccination Site Opens at Gilroy Senior CenterA new pop-up vaccination site opened in Gilroy on Wednesday at the Gilroy Senior Center.
COVID Vaccine: San Francisco Partners With Sutter Health at Bayview Mass Vaccination SiteOfficials in San Francisco on Tuesday announced a partnership with Sutter Health to operate the newly opened high-volume COVID vaccination site at the SF Market in the Bayview.
San Jose's Good Samaritan Hospital Closes COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Following ScandalGood Samaritan Hospital, one of the largest medical centers in Santa Clara County, is permanently closing its COVID-19 vaccine clinic, claiming that it has vaccinated all of its staff and therefore fulfilled its responsibilities.
State Health Officials Say Fitness Trainers Claimed To Be Health Care Workers to Obtain VaccineA loophole created by California health officials allowed some fitness trainers to get vaccinated against COVID-19, according to state officials.
COVID: California Expanding Vaccine Eligibility to Those at Higher RiskCalifornia health officials announced Friday that it will soon expand the list of people eligible for the coronavirus vaccine by another 4 to 6 million people, including residents aged 16-64 with higherCalifornia Health officials announced Friday that it will soon expand the list of people eligible for the coronavirus vaccine by another 4 to 6 million people, including residents aged 16-64 with highest risk for morbidity and mortality from COVID-19. risk for morbidity and mortality from COVID-19.
Bay Area COVID-19 Vaccine Resources PageHealth officials have begun to aggressively roll out COVID-19 vaccinations to California residents, but there currently is not enough vaccine available for all 40 million Californians to receive an inoculation at once.
Levi's Stadium Home To Largest Vaccination Site In CaliforniaHundreds of healthcare workers and organizers held practice runs at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara on Monday, to make sure the process goes efficiently when they begin vaccinating county residents against COVID-19.