COVID-19-UTAH RESPONSE

Davis County announces they have more vaccine doses

Feb 1, 2021, 5:19 PM
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Davis County Courthouse and administration building 9/1/2020 (Colby Walker | KSL NewsRadio)
(Colby Walker | KSL NewsRadio)

SALT LAKE CITY — Representatives from the Davis County Health Department said the department has more than 10-thousand doses of the COVID-19 vaccine available to residents right now.

Approximately 4-thousand of the doses are first doses, or the initial dose which is received in a two-dose series. These doses are intended for teachers, first responders, and those Davis County residents who are age 70 or older.

The other 6-thousand doses, the Department said, are second doses, or the second dose received in a two-dose series.

If you live in Davis County, and are a teacher, first responder, or are age 70 or older, you can sign up at the Davis County webpage, here.


How To Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 Coronavirus

COVID-19 coronavirus spreads person to person, similar to the common cold and the flu. So, to prevent it from spreading:

  • Wash hands frequently and thoroughly, with soap and water, for at least 20 seconds.
  • Don’t touch your face.
  • Wear a mask to protect yourself and others per CDC recommendations.
  • Keep children and those with compromised immune systems away from someone who is coughing or sneezing (in this instance, at least six feet).
  • If there is an outbreak near you, practice social distancing (stay at home, instead of going to the movies, sports events, or other activities).
  • Get a flu shot.

Local resources

KSL Coronavirus Q&A 

Utah’s Coronavirus Information 

Utah State Board of Education

Utah Hospital Association

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Utah Coronavirus Information Line – 1-800-456-7707

National Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Commonly asked questions, World Health Organization

Cases in the United States

 

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Davis County announces they have more vaccine doses