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Excitement at UC Irvine Med Center As First OC Health Workers Get Vaccinated

LAist, Dec. 16, 2020

December 16, 2020

Excitement at UC Irvine Med Center As First OC Health Workers Get Vaccinated

Orange County got its first doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine this morning. The first 10 employees to get vaccinated at UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange were nurses, doctors, and custodial workers. Staff cheered after every vaccination. … UCI Medical Center received an initial batch of nearly 3,000 doses today. It plans to have vaccinated 2,000 employees by Sunday.