Virus Vaccine Questions Answered
Last updated 12/23/2020 at 4:41pm
(Editor’s Note: With the availability of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine last week and the release of the Moderna vaccine, many residents have questions about the vaccines and the vaccination process. Tara Rybka of Transylvania Public Health provided the answers to the following questions.)
Q: Do you have any idea how many residents in the county will be eligible to receive vaccines in the next few weeks?
A: In Transylvania County, we estimate 1,500-2,000 people would be eligible to receive a vaccine across all 1a categories.
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