In their weekly COVID-19 update, Public Health Delta & Menominee Counties reports On Monday, February 1, 2021 Public Health received 975 doses of the Pfizer vaccine which were all designated as second doses for those who had already received their first dose during the week of January 11, 2021. They also received 700 first doses of the Moderna vaccine. Four hundred of these doses were shipped to the Delta County office and 300 were shipped to the Menominee County office. In addition, OSF St Francis Hospital received 100 doses of the Moderna vaccine for first doses which were redistributed to Public Health to be administered.
Last week they administered a total of 1808 doses (999 second doses and 809 first doses) to those 65 years of age and older, health care workers, first responders, jail staff and pre-K through 12 teachers.
COVID-19 vaccine supplies remain extremely limited. To date, PHDM has more than 3,100 individuals 65 years and older that have signed up to receive the vaccine. Due to the limited supply, it can take many weeks for eligible individuals to be contacted. they appreciate your patience.