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Vaccine Update

Vaccine Update

On December 16, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) received updated planning numbers for COVID-19 vaccine allocations from the CDC. As we have said all along, these are planning numbers that will continue to change.

Thursday, December 17, 2020/Author: Sarah Ekstrand/Number of views (20915)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 2.8
Categories: IDPH News
Tags: COVID-19
Important Vaccine Update

Important Vaccine Update

Today the federal government notified the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) that the State of Iowa, as well as all other states, will not receive the volume of vaccine initially anticipated.

Wednesday, December 16, 2020/Author: Sarah Ekstrand/Number of views (12815)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.0
Categories: IDPH News
Tags: COVID-19
Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Receives Emergency Use Authorization

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Receives Emergency Use Authorization

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Emergency Use Authorization for Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine. Iowa will begin receiving shipments of Pfizer doses the week of December 13, based on population size and target populations. Shipments will continue to arrive weekly throughout Iowa.

Friday, December 11, 2020/Author: Sarah Ekstrand/Number of views (9188)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.4
Categories: IDPH News
Tags: COVID-19
State Announces Change to COVID-19 Death Reporting

State Announces Change to COVID-19 Death Reporting

Today, IDPH is announcing a change in the way we report deaths attributed to COVID-19 to better align with national and state reporting. As we learn more about the virus and testing expands significantly, Iowa like many states has changed its methodology.

Monday, December 7, 2020/Author: Alex Carfrae/Number of views (11834)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.4
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State Provides New Data on coronavirus.iowa.gov

State Provides New Data on coronavirus.iowa.gov

The state of Iowa has updated the positive case analysis dashboard on coronavirus.iowa.gov to include new data for total tests, in addition to individuals tested, providing the public more comprehensive testing data that more clearly illustrates recent virus activity and testing volume.  

Friday, December 4, 2020/Author: Sarah Ekstrand/Number of views (4254)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.6
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