With Multiple Vaccines in the Mix, Herd Immunity Could Come by SummerFew dispute that frontline health care workers should get the coronavirus vaccine first but now millions of essential workers want to know when it will be their turn.
COVID Vaccine: California Told Quantity For Next Pfizer Vaccine Shipment SlashedCalifornia's next vaccine shipment will be about 40% less than state health officials initially thought it would be, according to reports.
COVID: Contra Costa Co. Gets A Dose Of Hope As Doctors Roll Up Their Sleeves To Get VaccineMore than 9000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine have been sent to Contra Costa Regional Medical Center. It’s a small number but the hope is with each dose, the Bay Area can finally contain the coronavirus.
COVID Vaccine: First Doses Arriving In Santa Clara County Go To Skilled Nursing FacilitiesSanta Clara County's Public Health Department has begun scheduling appointments with staffers at skilled nursing facilities, and will administer the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccines this week.
COVID Update: 'Optimistic 48 Hours'; Newsom Hopes To Distribute 2.1 Million Vaccine Doses By End Of MonthWith front line health care workers across the state beginning to receive COVID-19 vaccinations, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Tuesday he hopes to have 2.1 million doses distributed in California by the end December.
Update: Critical Care Doctor, Intensive Care Nurse First To Receive COVID-19 Vaccines At SF General HospitalA critical care doctor and an intensive care nurse received San Francisco's first COVID-19 vaccination shots Tuesday as the initial allotment from Pfizer was being distributed and administered to front line health care workers at Bay Area hospitals..
COVID Vaccines Arrive, Bay Area Hospital Begins Giving Doses On TuesdayThe first shipments of the COVID-19 vaccine arrived at hospitals across the Bay Area on Monday.
SF COVID Update: Vaccine Arrives At Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital; Surge Of New Cases Tops 200 A DayA batch of 2,000 doses of Pfizer/BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine arrived at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital Monday morning as new cases of the virus continue to soar in the city, filling up beds in hospitals and intensive care units.
Bay Area Hospitals Prepare For Sunday Arrivals Of First COVID Vaccine Shipments In just hours, the first doses of the Pfizer COVID vaccine will be shipped from its manufacturing plant to hundreds of locations across the country including the San Francisco Bay Area.
COVID Vaccine: Doses Begin Rolling Out Along With Unprecedented Security ChallengesThe first Pfizer coronavirus vaccine shipments are expected to arrive in the Bay Area as soon as Monday and with them comes tremendous complexity in terms of logistics and security.
COVID Vaccine: Bay Area Frontline Workers Set to Receive 1st Pfizer Doses MondayFriday night, the FDA approved Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine and the first doses could be delivered to predesignated sites across the Bay Area as soon as overnight Sunday.
Bay Area Seniors Eagerly Await Newly-Approved Pfizer COVID VaccineThe FDA approved Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use authorization Friday evening and a federal vaccination program will help those living in long-term care facilities.
COVID Vaccines: Hospitals Across California Prepare To Get First DosesAs California reported a record of nearly 35,500 positive coronavirus cases on Friday, there's a glimmer of hope: The state is awaiting the first batch of coronavirus vaccine.
COVID Pandemic: Pfizer Vaccine Heads to FDA for Approval as Bay Area Awaits 1st ShipmentsThe FDA authorization of Pfizer’s COVID vaccine could come within the next couple days now that a government advisory panel has voted to approve its emergency use.
COVID Update: FDA Panel Endorses Emergency Authorization For Pfizer COVID-19 VaccineThe Food and Drug Administration's advisory panel on Thursday recommended the emergency use of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine.