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Posted on: April 26, 2021

4/26/2021 - Bay Area health officers statement on the safe use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

On Friday, April 23, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced they would accept the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendations to lift pausing on the Johnson &...

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Menlo Park COVID-19 vaccine news
Posted on: April 15, 2021

4/15/2021 - Residents 16 and over eligible, but vaccine supplies remain limited

The County of San Mateo continues to work to protect public health and safety in response to the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19.

Beginning Thursday, April 15, 2021, all California residents age 16 and older are eligible for COVID-19 vaccines.

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Menlo Park COVID-19 vaccine news
Posted on: April 13, 2021

4/13/2021 - San Mateo County Health pauses the use of the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) vaccine

Dr. Anand Chabra, MD, COVID-19 Vaccination Branch Chief for San Mateo County Health released the following statement: 

“With the announcement from the Centers for Disease Control and the Food and Drug Administration regarding concerns ab...

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Menlo Park COVID-19 vaccine news
Posted on: February 22, 2021

2/22/2021 - County continues prioritizing residents 65+ as vaccine eligibility tiers expand

As vaccine access expands today to eligible essential workers including teachers and law enforcement, the County of San Mateo remains committed to ensuring residents 65 and older receive shots. Approximately 60 percent of San Mateo County residents in tha...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

2/18/2021 - County’s vaccine shipments delayed by winter storms across the nation

San Mateo County Health has been advised by the California Department of Public Health that the weekly delivery of vaccine doses has been delayed by winter storms affecting other parts of the country. The County had been expecting 14,200 Moderna doses (co...

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Contact: Public Engagement Manager Clay Curtin Menlo Park COVID-19 vaccine news
Posted on: February 15, 2021

2/17/2021 - Additional vaccine clinics Feb. 18-19 for residents 65+ and eligible healthcare workers

San Mateo County announced additional vaccine clinics for residents 65+ and eligible healthcare workers. Residents must register in advance and bring a photo ID showing date of birth (and proof of health care worker eligibility status). No walk-up or on-s...

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Contact: Public Engagement Manager Clay Curtin Menlo Park COVID-19 vaccine news
Posted on: February 15, 2021

2/15/2021 - COVID-19 vaccine drive-thru clinic at SFO Feb. 16, 17, and 19

San Mateo County is offering a new vaccination opportunity for San Mateo County residents 65 years or older, Feb. 16, 17, and 19 at SFO Airport. Beyond these dates, there will be more opportunities available in the future. Additional options and more vacc...

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Contact: Public Engagement Manager Clay Curtin Menlo Park COVID-19 vaccine news