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San Diego County COVID-19 Vaccines

Vaccines in San Diego County have begun to rollout. However, they are limited. The order in which people will get their vaccine has been prioritized, following state and federal guidelines.

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In addition to the county-run sites, the following local health care providers are also administering vaccines:

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Latest COVID-19 Vaccine Stories

Motorists sit inside their vehicles as they wai...

Los Angeles Expands COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility To 16 And Up

April 11
By Associated Press

The city of Los Angeles has opened up vaccines to younger people, days ahead of the state broadening eligibility to everyone 16 and up.

Juan Carlos Padilla gets his COVID-19 vaccinati...

San Diego County Nearing 25% Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19

April 9
By Jacob Aere

With California set to expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility on April 15, San Diego's supply is partially stunted by national shortages.

A sign indicating masks were required at The Pr...

Roundtable: San Diego Enters The Orange Tier

April 9
By Bennett Lacy

San Diego's reopening expands as progress is made on COVID-19 cases and vaccinations, an encampment for cross-border farmworkers is dismantled by police in Calexico and a look at the revolving door in Chula Vista between the city's police department and the surveillance drone industry.

Is India Running Out Of Vaccine Doses?

April 9
Lauren Frayer / NPR

India is the world's largest vaccine producer. But hundreds of its clinics have closed after running out of vaccine — just as the country sees a new spike in infections.

The 100 day COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign at th...

Lowrider Coalition Joins National City's 100 Day Vaccination Campaign

April 8
By Melissa Mae

Every second and fourth Saturday, at the a walk-up clinic in National City, lowrider cars will be there greet patients and promote the opportunity to get vaccinated for COVID-19.

A screenshot of the San Diego Vaccine Bot Twitt...

Twitter 'Bots' Help San Diegans Book COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments

April 8
By Jacob Aere

Some technology experts are trying to make booking a COVID-19 vaccination easier in San Diego County through automated Twitter accounts.

Mass Vaccination Site In Colorado Temporarily Closed After 11 Become Sick

April 8
Jaclyn Diaz / NPR

At least 11 people who received a Johnson & Johnson coronavirus shot at Dick's Sporting Goods Park came down with nausea and dizziness minutes after their jabs.

UCSD volunteers administer COVID-19 vaccines at...

Community Fair Helps San Diegans Get A Shot In The Arm

April 7
By Melissa Mae

On the first Wednesday of the month, the Community Health & Resource Fair takes place at the Jackie Robinson Family YMCA. The fair has now started administering COVID-19 vaccines to the state’s hardest-hit communities.

Restaurant workers in Old Town San Diego wear f...

County Moves To Orange Tier; 328 New COVID-19 Cases, 3 Deaths Confirmed

April 7
By City News Service

The county was able to move to the orange tier because the state administered 4 million vaccinations in low-income communities hardest hit by the pandemic.

A nurse prepping a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine...

San Diego County Moving To Orange Tier Wednesday As Vaccinations Increase

April 6
By City News Service

Also Wednesday, the county will lift the 10 p.m. curfew for restaurants, bars, breweries, distilleries and wineries that has been in place since last July.

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Official: Biden Moving Vaccine Eligibility Date To April 19

April 6
By Associated Press

President Joe Biden is set to announce that he's shaving about two weeks off his May 1 deadline for states to make all adults eligible for coronavirus vaccines.

A nurse preparing the COVID-19 vaccine at San D...

SD Fire-Rescue: COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Available Tuesday-Thursday

April 5
By City News Service

The city of San Diego has vaccination appointments available Tuesday through Thursday at the Balboa Municipal Gym, it was announced Monday.

A man receives a COVID-19 vaccine at the vaccin...

San Diego County Reports 193 COVID-19 Cases, 12 Additional Deaths

April 4
By City News Service

County public health officials have reported 193 new infections and 12 additional deaths.

Johnson & Johnson To Oversee Vaccine Production At Baltimore Facility

April 4
Dustin Jones / NPR

The site was producing substances for both the Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca vaccines. But following a mix-up, the facility will focus solely on producing ingredients for the J&J vaccine.

A COVID-19 vaccine is drawn at the vaccination ...

SD County Reports 299 COVID-19 Cases As Gov. Newsom Praises Vaccine Effort

April 3
By City News Service

County public health officials reported 299 new infections and three additional deaths Saturday.