COVID-19 vaccine doses allocated to Central Texas counties disproportionately
News of day, As people continue to put their names on the Waitlist for the covid vaccine. Not all counties are getting an equal Proportion of the doses Data, from the department of state.
Health Services shows Gillespie county has the Largest percentage of doses Enough to vaccinate. 52 percent of people Eligible Travis and Williamson counties don’t even have half of that.
Dshs says it comes down to in part at least. How much space each county has to store. The vaccine And supplying hubs with enough doses to Support surrounding counties.
But people don’t have to wait they can Travel to really any county to get the Vaccine. That’s exactly what one round rock woman Did and her husband as well. When they couldn’t find a spot in their own community.
We got there there was no line we walked Straight into the building. We checked in the thing that took the Longest was just the 15 minutes of Waiting. After the shot, Dshs says people can travel to any County to get the shot. However, if you do that make sure to cancel any appointment.