Snohomish County readies for vaccine distribution
Officials await FDA review of candidate vaccines for COVID-19
Last updated 12/2/2020 at 2:42pm
Snohomish County is poised to distribute a COVID-19 vaccine, when it becomes available.
The FDA is considering a Pfizer vaccine Dec. 10. If approved, the distribution process would be through the usual channels for vaccines, which include health care providers and other agencies that usually offer a flu shot, said Dr. Chris Spitters, in a weekly update of the Joint Information Commission.
The COVID‐19 Vaccine is likely to be in limited supply as the first doses are either under emergency use protocols or as a licensed vaccine with a FDA approval, the Snohomish Health District website stat...