North Battleford gets vaccine shipment for North West

The North West zone will start getting vaccinations this week.

Sunday, the Saskatchewan Health Authority said that, during the weekend, 975 doses of the Pfizer vaccine were sent to North Battleford. 

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Clinics are to begin on Monday for priority health care workers. 

On Tuesday, the vaccine will be provided to long-term care residents and staff in North Battleford, Wilkie and Lloydminster.

This is the first round of two doses. Only Saskatoon and Regina so far have received second round doses. Several zones in the province are still to begin the first round.

For a listing of first and second doses in Saskatchewan administered by geographic zone, visit https://www.saskatchewan.ca/covid19-vaccine-update.

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