With case and death counts still surging, the pressure is on to vaccinate as many people as possible. Here’s what it will take to get more Americans their shots, fast.
As second doses begin for health care workers, Chicago hospitals met with Mayor Lori Lightfoot to figure out how to speed up COVID-19 vaccinations so that next priority groups can start.
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Agency officials said reducing the number of doses creates a potential for harm in patients because “they may assume that they are fully protected when they are not” and may “take unnecessary risks.“
At the current rate of distribution, Mayor Lightfoot says it could take more than a year to vaccinate the entire city.
Dr. Allison Arwady — director of the Chicago Department of Public Health — breaks down the latest on COVID-19 and vaccinations in the city.
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