County issues statement on vaccines for senior citizens
Last updated 1/26/2021 at 2:07pm
El Paso County Public Health released the following regarding the COVID-19 vaccine rollout for seniors:
"We recognize that our senior community is eager to get the COVID-19 vaccine. We are actively vaccinating seniors 70 years and older in El Paso County as quickly as we receive COVID-19 vaccines from the state.
"There is currently a limited supply of vaccines, but we expect to receive increased doses from the state in the coming weeks. Based on the need to provide two doses to each of the approximately 65,000 people age 70 and older in El Paso County, the process of getting everyone who i...