There was not a solitary Covid vaccine controlled throughout the end of the week at the city-run vaccination site in the parking area of Dodger Stadium in light of the fact that the portions are hard to come by.
The City of Los Angeles said it needs more vaccine shipments to re-open.
“It is vital to have the option to get as numerous individuals immunized as we can,” said Dr. Anne Rimoin, a UCLA teacher of Epidemiology. “However, we’re actually obliged by the quantity of portions that we need to get in arms at the present time.”
As the city and region are confronted with a tight vaccine supply, state officials are hoping to open up vaccine accessibility to more individuals by mid-March.
Regions are getting ready to before long immunize those with malignant growth, diabetes, and heftiness. Pregnant ladies will likewise be incorporated.
Health officials said L.A. Province is right now getting around 200,000 portions every week, not almost enough, as per Dr. Barbara Ferrer, L.A. Area Public Health Director.
“The solitary thing remaining among us and accomplishing more vaccination is really getting more vaccine,” said Ferrer. “We’re prepared right now today, suddenly. In the event that someone said ‘here’s 400,000 additional dosages,’ we would get them into individuals’ arms one week from now.”
When Dodger Stadium re-opens, the site will in any case just be immunizing health care workers and those 65 years old and more established.