More than a third of islanders vaccinated

  • Oct. 30, 2009 6:00 a.m.

H1N1 vaccination clinics on the islands were very well attended last week. Erin Collins of Northern Health said a total of 1,500 doses of vaccine were given out. She says Northern Health is waiting for more vaccine, and will hold more clinics on the islands, dates and places not clear yet. She suggests islanders wanting to be vaccinated can check Northern Health’s website. The islands were among the first areas to receive the vaccine, she said”The main message is patience and calm, Ms Collins said, “the vaccine is coming.”

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