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: San Mateo Health Officer Urges Patience Amid Rollout - 'Hang In There'The health officer in San Mateo County urged patience among county residents for the COVID-19 vaccine, as local hospitals continue to be strained by the ongoing surge in cases.
SF Mayor London Breed Joins Bay Area Plea For More COVID-19 Vaccine; Ready To Ramp Up DistributionThe most ambitious vaccine distribution ever in San Francisco's history has begun, but to fully implement it the city's needs more doses of vaccine -- much more.
COVID Vaccines: UCSF Medical Center Says 10,000 Frontline Staff Received Vaccine; Begins Distributing 2nd DosesUCSF Medical Center announced Wednesday that they have vaccinated nearly 10,000 frontline staff from COVID-19 and have begun distributing second doses.
COVID Vaccines: Moderna Shot Arrives In California After FDA Authorization - 'It Gives Us Hope'As the number of COVID-19 cases across the state continue to surge, doses of a second vaccine approved by the FDA are on their way to the Bay Area.
COVID Vaccines: Ultracold Freezers For Pfizer Shot Arrive In San Mateo County With Distribution Set To BeginTwo sub-zero freezers slated to store thousands of doses of the Pfizer vaccine for COVID-19 have arrived in San Mateo County, county officials said Wednesday.
COVID Pandemic: Santa Clara Officials Expect 17,500 Doses Of Pfizer Vaccine To Arrive Around Dec. 15As new cases continue to soar to record levels across Santa Clara County, health officials announced Monday they were preparing for their first allotment of COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer -- 17,500 doses expected to arrive around Dec. 15th.
1976 Swine Flu Vaccine Roll-Out May Provide Lessons For COVID-19 Vaccination EffortsThe federal government is rolling out its plan for a coronavirus vaccination program, an effort that's not expected to be complete until late 2021. This is something the United States tried not that long ago and haste created a number of problems. From that case, there is a lesson in being patient, and getting it right.
Newsom Signs Bills Limiting Vaccine Exemptions Amid Protests At CapitolCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom signed bills Monday to crack down on doctors who write fraudulent medical exemptions for school children's vaccinations.
California Lawmaker, Gov. Newsom Reach Deal On Vaccine BillThe author of a hot-button California bill limiting medical exemptions for vaccinations on Friday accepted Gov. Gavin Newsom's last-minute demand for additional changes, setting up a final series of votes before lawmakers adjourn for the year next week.
Lawmakers Approve Bill Targeting Doctors' Vaccine Exemptions; Newsom Seeks ChangesCalifornia lawmakers sent Gov. Gavin Newsom a measure designed to crack down on doctors who sell fraudulent medical exemptions for vaccinations on Wednesday, even as Newsom sought last-minute changes.