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After receiving no word on San Mateo County’s vaccine allocation from the state on Tuesday night, county health officials learned on Thursday …

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Anyone 65 or older is now eligible to get a vaccine in California, so why have so few people in that age group actually gotten the vaccine? Lo…

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Seniors awaiting a potentially life-saving COVID-19 vaccine got a ray of hope after Gov. Gavin Newsom announced last week the state would allow anyone 65 or older to get their COVID-19 vaccine. But across the Bay Area, getting an appointment is proving difficult if not impossible.  The two major local health care providers in San […]

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Pacifica nurse Stephanie Hamilton, who works on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, said she was never so happy about a Band-Aid after she got her first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine on Dec. 19. Hamilton works in the “step-down unit,” where patients are closely monitored after being in intensive care at Mills-Peninsula Medical […]

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As the first front-line workers begin receiving their COVID-19 vaccines, many others are left wondering when they may be next in line. Details about the next stages of vaccine rollout are emerging on pace with supply, but much is still unknown about where, how and when more San Mateo County residents will get their shots. […]

San Mateo County has received 22,200 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine so far. How many have made it into residents’ arms? That is less clear.  County Public Information Officer Preston Merchant said the county will be gathering and publishing data on vaccine distribution, but it doesn’t currently have the number of county residents vaccinated so […]