5,000 Johnson & Johnson doses reserved for ages 18-24


Oakland County is reserving 5,000 doses of Johnson & Johnson’s single-shot COVID-19 vaccine for residents ages 18-24 to help ensure college students are vaccinated and don’t spread the virus.

The Oakland County Health Division made this announcement after Oakland University said it will require students living on the Rochester campus to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

Meanwhile, the county will hold 15 COVID-19 vaccination clinics by appointment only the week of Tuesday, April 6 through Monday, April 12 in the following communities: Holly, Rochester, West Bloomfield, Southfield, Hazel Park, Waterford, Pontiac, Royal Oak Township and Novi.

To find and schedule an appointment for the COVID vaccine in Oakland County, go here.

Advertisement

The county provided this current breakdown of the vaccine doses it has available:

Maker 1st dose 2nd dose Total dose
Johnson and Johnson 14,300 N / A 14,300
Modern 1,800 1,100 2,900
Pfizer 7,020 9,360 16,380

The following is an update on the progress of the vaccination of Oakland County residents, according to the Michigan State COVID-19 Vaccine Control Panel as of April 4, 2021:

Total eligible residents: 1,029,737

  • Number of residents who have received the first dose: 416,923

  • Number of residents who have completed vaccination: 242,672

  • Vaccine coverage of at least one dose: 40.5%

Total Eligible Senior Residents Aged 65 and Over: 217,676

  • Number of older residents who have received the first dose: 154,481

  • Number of older residents who have completed vaccination: 123,487

  • Vaccine coverage for older residents at least one dose: 70.9%

Total doses distributed by state within Oakland County: 579,655

  • Total doses administered in Oakland County: 650,274

  • Percentage of doses administered in Oakland County: N / A


Plus: Michigan COVID Vaccine Eligibility Expands to Everyone 16 and Over

Copyright 2021 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit – All rights reserved.

.

Source link