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  1. Jan. 18, 2021 - State Officials Tell Counties to ‘Pause’ Administration of Vaccine Lot

    The California State Epidemiologist recommended to local health offices last night that they pause administration of a single lot of COVID-19 vaccines, after a disproportionate number of severe adverse reactions was reported... Read on...
  2. Jan. 12, 2021 - State Reassigns County to ‘Purple’ Tier Due to Worsening Virus Data

    The California Department of Public Health today announced that Humboldt County will be reassigned to the “Purple” or widespread tier, tightening COVID-19 safety measures as the local case and positivity rates continue to rise. Read on...
  3. Jan. 6, 2021 - State Health Order Aims at Freeing Up Hospital Capacity Across California

    The CDPH Director late yesterday issued a Health Order intended to maintain quality of care in hospitals experiencing a surge in COVID-19 patients by increasing the availability of intensive care unit and other hospital beds statewide. Read on...
  4. Jan. 5, 2021 - Mass Vaccine Clinics Set to Begin for Phase 1 Health Care Providers

    More than 3,600 Humboldt County Phase IA health care providers have received their first COVID-19 vaccine since the first shipment arrived in the county in mid-December. Administration of the remaining 2,000 first-round doses will continue tomorrow. Read on...
  5. Dec. 31, 2020 - Public Health Nurses Begin Vaccinating Skilled Nursing Home Staff Today

    Dozens of staff at local skilled nursing facilities are expected to receive their first COVID-19 vaccine by the end of this holiday weekend. Read on...
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