February 12, 2021

State of Alabama
Press Release: Public Health, Alabama Department of

Lauderdale County Health Department has exhausted its supply of first dose COVID-19 vaccines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Karen Landers, M.D.
(256) 383-1231

The Lauderdale County Health Department in Florence announces that it is out of first dose COVID-19 vaccines until further notice. Only second doses are being given at this time.

Northern Public Health District Medical Officer Dr. Karen Landers said, “The Lauderdale County Health Department has been providing COVID-19 vaccine to meet the needs of the community during this pandemic. At this time there are more people who want to be vaccinated than there are doses available, so the allocation of first doses has been exhausted. Remaining vaccine is being given to those people requiring second doses.”

For the latest information from the Alabama Department of Public Health regarding the COVID vaccine, including Alabama’s Allocation Plan, eligibility check tool, and vaccine locations, visit alabamapublichealth.gov/covid19vaccine/index.html.

 

 

County health departments throughout Alabama provide a wide range of confidential and professional services. Contact your local county health department for additional information.

Mission: To promote, protect, and improve Alabama’s health

Vision: Healthy People. Healthy Communities. Healthy Alabama.

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