Collin County will obtain 6,975 doses of the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine subsequent week. Judge Chris Hill mentioned the Texas Department of State Health Services data the county of the doses they’d obtain Wednesday morning.
Hill mentioned in a launch that cities and faculty districts within the county are prepared to offer 2,000 vaccines per day proper now.
By working with a non-public sector accomplice, Hill mentioned Collin County Health Care Services will have the ability to greater than triple distribution to six,000 doses per day at every location beginning Jan. 25.
The division’s native companions have already offered a number of areas the place individuals can get the vaccine.
Hill mentioned Collin County Health Care Services has requested 10,000 doses instantly, 14,000 doses for the week of Jan. 18 and 42,000 doses for the week of Jan. 25 and every week after.
Hill mentioned the 6,975 vaccine doses subsequent week will go to the next Collin County areas:
CCHCS workers will instantly start contacting people from the vaccine wait listing to schedule appointments for subsequent week, Hill mentioned. The vaccine waiting list hosted by Collin County is open to all Texans who’re eligible based on the DSHS Phase 1A and Phase 1B definitions.