First Vaccines arrive in Montana, HLRC begins weekly reports
COVID-19 Update for December 16
December 16, 2020
On Monday, December 14, 2020, the first doses of a Covid-19 vaccine were given to front-line healthcare workers in the United States. Ten healthcare facilities in Montana received the first 9,750 doses of the Pfizer vaccine. All of the states were included in the first 145 sites to receive a delivery. Another 425 sites will receive shipments on Tuesday, and on Wednesday there will be 66 deliveries to complete the initial shipment.
This initial shipment is enough to start vaccinating 1.45 million people nationwide. The CDC has prioritized health care workers and residents of long-term care...