Vaccines expected in county this month
Long term care residents and healthcare workers on priority list
Last updated 12/17/2020 at 8:24am
RITZVILLE – Adams County Health Officer Dr. Alex Brzezny reported to county commissioners Dec. 9 that he expected to see COVID-19 vaccines arriving in the county in the next couple of weeks.
He said the FDA is currently reviewing two different vaccines, including one made by Pfizer which requires ultra-low temperatures for transportation.
“As soon as that approval takes place, the vaccine will be released,” Brzezny said. “I know that within another couple of days, a vaccine which does not require these ultra low temperatures, the Moderna vaccine, will also be reviewed by FDA. I thi...