SALT LAKE CITY — Representatives from the Davis County Health Department said the department has more than 10-thousand doses of the COVID-19 vaccine available to residents right now.
Approximately 4-thousand of the doses are first doses, or the initial dose which is received in a two-dose series. These doses are intended for teachers, first responders, and those Davis County residents who are age 70 or older.
The other 6-thousand doses, the Department said, are second doses, or the second dose received in a two-dose series.
If you live in Davis County, and are a teacher, first responder, or are age 70 or older, you can sign up at the Davis County webpage, here.
How To Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 Coronavirus
COVID-19 coronavirus spreads person to person, similar to the common cold and the flu. So, to prevent it from spreading:
- Wash hands frequently and thoroughly, with soap and water, for at least 20 seconds.
- Don’t touch your face.
- Wear a mask to protect yourself and others per CDC recommendations.
- Keep children and those with compromised immune systems away from someone who is coughing or sneezing (in this instance, at least six feet).
- If there is an outbreak near you, practice social distancing (stay at home, instead of going to the movies, sports events, or other activities).
- Get a flu shot.
Utah Coronavirus Information Line – 1-800-456-7707
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