CoronavirusLocal Coronavirus News

Actions

NOON: Watch MetroHealth Medical Center administer first COVID-19 vaccinations to staff

CORP-Digital-Default-Image-1280x720-WEWS.png
Posted at 10:54 AM, Dec 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-16 14:46:31-05

CLEVELAND — The wait for the highly-anticipated COVID-19 vaccine is over for some at MetroHealth Medical Center as the hospital begins administering vaccinations Wednesday afternoon.

The hospital will begin vaccinations at noon. You can watch the first of the vaccinations live in the player below:

News 5 livestream event

MetroHealth was named as one of the eight locations in Ohio set to receive 975 doses of the Pfizer vaccine each through a distribution program organized by the Ohio state government and the White House.

RELATED: Hope delivered – COVID-19 vaccine arrives at hospitals, VA in Northeast Ohio

What Happened Now?