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COVID-19

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January 19, 2021 2:01 PM

Public Health Opens Appointments for Groups 1 and 2 beginning in February

Mecklenburg County Public Health (MCPH) announced today that they will open additional appointments for the first three weeks of February for Groups 1 and 2 based on anticipated vaccine supply.

Appointments will be available for scheduling beginning Jan. 21 at 8:30 a.m.

Earlier this month, Public Health updated its vaccination plan to align with new federal and state recommendations (as recommended by current guidelines).

Because vaccine...

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January 12, 2021 5:16 PM

Public Health Director Announces Three-Week Directive to Protect Residents from COVID-19

The number of COVID-19 cases in Mecklenburg County continues to grow at an exponential rate – from an average of 100 cases per day in September to an average of 900 cases per day in mid-January.

Public Health is issuing a specific directive for the people of Mecklenburg County for the next three weeks.

The Directive is effective January 12, and will remain in effect for the next three weeks, until February 2, 2021.

The Directive was announced...

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January 12, 2021 12:31 PM

Public Health Partners with StarMed Healthcare to Provide Second COVID-19 Vaccine Doses

Mecklenburg County Public Health (MCPH) is partnering with StarMed Healthcare to provide second doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.

Appointments for the second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are ONLY for individuals who received their first dose of the vaccine with MCPH.

“This partnership ensures that there are enough appointments available for individuals to receive...

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