EC City County Health Urges Vaccinations

EC City County Health Urges Vaccinations

COVID-19 case numbers are rising the in Chippewa Valley and the Health Department, along with area healthcare partners, are asking students and young adults to schedule a COVID-19 vaccine appointment.

Anyone vaccinated this week with Pfizer (a 2-dose series) can be fully vaccinated by the first week of September. A limited supply of Johnson & Johnson is still available in our area for those 18 years and older, and those individuals will be fully vaccinated just 2 weeks after their single shot.

The 12- to 24-year-old age group is lagging all other age groups in vaccinations, with the lowest number of vaccinated people in the 12- to 15-year-old group (35%). There have been more cases in the under 25 age group than any other age group. CLICK HERE FOR MORE VACCINE INFO.

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