Those infected had traveled to a family gathering with people from states where the variant has been found.
Delaware will make sure people get a second dose of vaccine in 28 to 35 days after the first shot.
The state expects more people to ask for vaccine than is available, so it will triage the requests according to age, medical condition and risk factors.
People who got vaccines and weren’t supposed to Saturday in Dover has led the state to create system so people register for specific times.
During an event last week at a Georgetown DMV, the state vaccinated 650 first responders and school nurses in just two hours.
As statistics show the number of Delaware COVID-19 hospitalization high and positive cases rising in the wake of December holidays, “We all need to do our part and flatten this curve again,” said Gov. John Carney in a press release. “Testing is the best way to track the spread of COVID-19 and monitor for potential outbreaks. But it’s not …
With new COVID-19 cases trending up after the December holidays, Delaware health officials have announced a child has died from COVID-19. It’s the first pediatric death and involved a child under the age of 5 from New Castle County who also had “a significant number” of other conditions. The state said in a press release it would not release …
‘Logistics are more complicated over the holidays. There’s some hesitancy from staff to take the vaccine over the holidays,’
‘As we have said many times, we do not believe there is a public health reason to close schools.’
The state said Thursday night that 11,274 doses of COVID-19 vaccine had been administered.