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County Expands COVID-19 Vaccination Availability To Ages 75 And Up

Jan 19, 2021 03:27PM ● By Paul Spear
By José A. Álvarez, County of San Diego Communications OfficeJan. 18, 2021 | 1:10 PM

Due to a slowing of appointments at COVID-19 vaccination sites, the County of San Diego today expanded the category of those eligible to include those aged 75 and up.

“We took this action today to add individuals 75 years of age and older because they are at the greatest risk,” said Wilma J. Wooten, M.D., M.P.H., County public health officer. “It remains our intention to expand vaccines to those 65 and older the week of January 25, contingent of vaccine availability.”

These new requirements apply to the Petco Park Vaccination Super Station and other Point of Distribution sites providing County vaccine. More information is at and reservations can be made at

Note from the editor of DigIB, on January 13th the County of San Diego Communications Office reported that the San Diego County Plans to Offer COVID-19 Vaccine to People 65 Years and Older. For this article visit:


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