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COVID-19 shots speed up in Orange County as health networks join the race

Orange County Register, Feb. 3, 2021

February 3, 2021

COVID-19 shots speed up in Orange County as health networks join the race

Together, county representatives and health care providers – including large players such as Kaiser Permanente, Providence and UCI Health – had administered about 265,000 first and second doses to 221,000 people by Sunday, Jan. 31, according to the OC Health Care Agency’s latest figures. … UCI Health, too, began vaccinating senior patients in January. “We are offering vaccinations to patients 65 years and older, in addition to continuing with health care workers,” spokesman John Murray said.