St. Vincent’s employees get 2d COVID vaccine dose

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BRIDGEPORT — employees at St. Vincent’s medical core all started to get hold of their 2d doses of the Pfizer vaccine Tuesday.

About three weeks after the primary circular of vaccines were administered, the second doses are making their manner across the state. On Monday, employees at Hartford HealthCare — guardian business to St. Vincent’s — first begun receiving their second doses. personnel of Yale New Haven medical institution and Stamford health center had been also amongst these scheduled to acquire a second dose this week.

Miguel Vega, who was among the first St. Vincent’s personnel to get the Pfizer vaccine, got his 2nd dose, 21 days after the primary shot. In a news unencumber issued by way of St. Vincent’s, the vaccine is “whatever to protect our household and pals to get a little bit again to average.”

In about two weeks, the 2nd dose of the Moderna vaccine should be administered to St. Vincent’s personnel.