County Health Officer explains who will get the next round of the Coronavirus Vaccine

EUREKA, Calif. (KIEM)- In a recent interview with Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Ian Hoffman, he explains who will receive the next round of Coronavirus Vaccines once the initial round is completed.

According to the state health department, moving to phase 1b will happen next month or early February.

Hoffman says other essential groups are next in line to receive the vaccine.

Right now, Humboldt County has 5,500 doses of both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines.