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Entertainment Some Ontario Pharmacies Are Now Offering Pfizer & Moderna Vaccines To People Aged 18+

18:10  08 may  2021
18:10  08 may  2021 Source:   msn.com

Who have provinces pegged to receive COVID-19 vaccines in the coming weeks?

  Who have provinces pegged to receive COVID-19 vaccines in the coming weeks? As COVID-19 vaccine supplies ramp up across the country, most provinces and territories have released details of who can expect to receive a shot in the coming weeks. The military commander handling logistics for Canada's vaccine distribution program says there will be enough vaccine delivered to give a first dose before Canada Day to every adult who wants one. Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin says that's if provinces follow the advice to delay second doses up to four months. He also cautions that it is dependent on having no production delays again. Health Canada anticipates a total of 36.

As part of Ontario's vaccine rollout, select pharmacies in seven cities and regions are now offering doses to people who are 18 or older, and you can find all the spots on the government's website.

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On May 7, the list of COVID-19 vaccine pharmacy locations was updated to show where people 18 and older can now get a Pfizer or Moderna dose as part of the province's pharmacy expansion.

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Who have provinces pegged to receive COVID-19 vaccines in the coming weeks?

  Who have provinces pegged to receive COVID-19 vaccines in the coming weeks? As COVID-19 vaccine supplies ramp up across the country, most provinces and territories have released details of who can expect to receive a shot in the coming weeks. The military commander handling logistics for Canada's vaccine distribution program says there will be enough vaccine delivered to give a first dose before Canada Day to every adult who wants one. Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin says that's if provinces follow the advice to delay second doses up to four months. He also cautions that it is dependent on having no production delays again. Health Canada anticipates a total of 36.

Over 70 pharmacies in Toronto and Peel have the Pfizer vaccine available for people 18 and older.

For Moderna, more than 50 locations in Durham, Hamilton, Ottawa, Windsor and York are offering vaccine doses to those over 18 years old.

Ontario is advising anyone planning to get a dose this way to check with a pharmacy ahead of time, because some might require you to book an appointment, while others allow walk-ins. Also, you can check that they have doses in stock.

Health Canada has a robust website with all the latest information on the vaccines and can answer any questions you may have. Click here for more information.

Who have provinces pegged to receive COVID-19 vaccines in the coming weeks? .
As COVID-19 vaccine supplies ramp up across the country, most provinces and territories have begun planning to give second doses in the coming weeks. More than 24 million people across Canada have now had at least one dose of a vaccine. Nationwide, 2,161,428 people or 5.7 per cent of the population has been fully vaccinated. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says by the summer, Canada will have enough vaccines so that every eligible resident will have gotten their first dose, and by September, it will have enough doses for everyone to be fully vaccinated.

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