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Orange County sets records for COVID-19 daily cases, hospitalizations as vaccines set to arrive

KNBC, Dec. 14, 2020 (Video)

December 14, 2020

Orange County sets records for COVID-19 daily cases, hospitalizations as vaccines set to arrive

At UCI Medical Center there is what doctors describe as palpable enthusiasm. They are preparing to receive 2,800 doses of the Pfizer Covid vaccine. … Dr. Susan Huang believes that vaccinating frontline workers is the gateway to the end of the pandemic. … At UCI, doctors and nurses have been practicing what amounts to a medical fire drill preparing to receive the first shipment, get it processed and ready for injection.