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COVID-19: Vaccines; ICU capacity shrinks; cases surge; at-home testing

Orange County Business Journal, Dec. 16, 2020

December 16, 2020

COVID-19: Vaccines; ICU capacity shrinks; cases surge; at-home testing

Orange County hospitals received the first batch of coronavirus vaccines on Wednesday … UCI Health officials said they plan to vaccinate 2,000 people in the first group by Sunday and then move on to four other priority groups, including nurses and physicians in the emergency department and ICU staff and physicians, critical care clinicians, respiratory therapists and anesthesiologists, environmental services and dietary services, among others.