1,394 get COVID vaccine over a 3-day period; VAPPC to hold 2nd meeting

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The COVID vaccinations at Okkodo High School will continue. (PNC file photo)

DPHSS held a three-day vaccination clinic at Okkodo High School from December 17 to December 19 for all healthcare personnel who qualify under the Phase 1a priority group to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

In addition to DPHSS, the Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) and the Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) also administered shots of the vaccine to their respective staff, who also qualify under the Phase 1a priority group, during the same three-day period.

The results of the three-day vaccination clinics are as follows:

 

SITE

DATE

TOTAL VACCINATED

Phase

Okkodo High School

December 17

275

1a

December 18

336

1a

December 19

317

1a

Okkodo High School Site TOTAL:

928

Guam Memorial Hospital

December 17

50

1a

December 18

127

1a

December 19

59

1a

Guam Memorial Hospital TOTAL

236

Guam Regional Medical City

December 17

130

1a

December 18

100

1a

December 19

0

1a

Guam Regional Medical City TOTAL:

230

CUMULATIVE TOTAL VACCINATED:

1,394

VAPPC to Hold Second Meeting

The Vaccine and Antiviral Prioritization Policy Committee (VAPPC) will be holding its second virtual meeting on Monday, December 21, at 5:30 p.m.

The VAPPC held its first meeting on December 10 to orientate its members on their roles and to update and inform them on the progress made regarding the COVID-19 vaccine as it relates to Guam.

Committee members will continue discussions on COVID-19 vaccine-related matters as well as the anticipated rollout for Phase 1b vaccine distribution.

At the conclusion of the VAPPC meeting, DPHSS will release information summarizing the topics discussed.

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