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Local Physician Urges Everyone Eligible To Get The COVID-19 Vaccine

Local Physician Urges Everyone Eligible To Get The COVID-19 Vaccine

The North Carolina Medical Society, representing thousands of physicians and PAs throughout North Carolina wants eligible individuals who are not vaccinated against COVID-19 to please have a conversation with their health care professional. Highly trained clinicians in your area, who we hope you have come to trust with your care, have the facts about the…read more »

COVID-19 VACCINE: Local Doctor Shares Facts

COVID-19 VACCINE: Local Doctor Shares Facts

COVID-19 is still here and there’s a push to get more people immunized against the life-threatening virus. With demand for the COVID-19 vaccine appearing to have plateaued, government officials and medical professionals are urging everyone to carefully consider the benefits of getting inoculated. Dr. David Tayloe is the founder of Goldsboro Pediatrics, and he has…read more »

Wayne UNC President Urges Everyone To Get Vaccinated

Wayne UNC President Urges Everyone To Get Vaccinated

There are options for getting your COVID vaccine locally. Operation Unite Goldsboro held its Spring Community Roundtable in a virtual format Thursday evening.  Wayne UNC Health Care President and CEO Dr. Jessie Tucker, III was one of the presenters. When talking about the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Tucker reminded that we’re not out of the woods…read more »

SJAFB Offers Vaccine For Authorized TRICARE Beneficiaries This Week

SJAFB Offers Vaccine For Authorized TRICARE Beneficiaries This Week

The 4th Fighter Wing Medical Group is hosting a COVID-19 mass vaccine line at the Seymour Johnson Fitness Center for specific groups of authorized TRICARE beneficiaries to include Active Duty Military, Guard and Reserve members, Military dependents, and Military Retirees. On Thursday, March 25, from 7:30 a.m. to noon Eastern Time, first doses of the…read more »

SJAFB Hosts Vaccine Clinic For Some TRICARE Beneficiaries

SJAFB Hosts Vaccine Clinic For Some TRICARE Beneficiaries

The 4th Fighter Wing Medical Group is hosting a COVID-19 mass vaccine line for specific groups of authorized TRICARE beneficiaries at the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Fitness Center this week. On Thursday, March 18th, from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., first doses for persons aged 65 and older and persons 16 and older who…read more »

SJAFB Offers COVID Vaccine Clinics For Some TRICARE Beneficiaries

SJAFB Offers COVID Vaccine Clinics For Some TRICARE Beneficiaries

The 4th Fighter Wing Medical Group at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base is hosting a COVID-19 mass vaccine line for specific groups of authorized TRICARE beneficiaries at the base fitness center. On Thursday, March 11th from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., persons aged 65 and older and persons 16 and older who are at increased…read more »

N.C. Prisons’ First Vaccine Allocation Arrives

N.C. Prisons’ First Vaccine Allocation Arrives

The North Carolina prison system has received its first allocation of coronavirus vaccine, and inoculations began Wednesday morning. “I urge everyone to get vaccinated,” said Todd Ishee, Commissioner of Prisons. “This is our best shot to protect the health and safety of our colleagues and their families as well as the men and women in…read more »

Health Department Providing Public Vaccinations At The Maxwell Center

Health Department Providing Public Vaccinations At The Maxwell Center

Starting Wednesday, January 20, 2021, the Wayne County Health Department will be conducting public vaccinations at The Maxwell Center for individuals who have an appointment scheduled through the county’s COVID-19 vaccination hotline. A total of 1,500 doses will be distributed Wednesday through Friday at The Maxwell Center. By scheduling appointments for public vaccination, there will be no…read more »

Health Department Working On Vaccination Process

Health Department Working On Vaccination Process

Everyone is grappling for their position to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, and the demand is testing local health departments. At Tuesday’s meeting of the Wayne County Board of Commissioners, County Manager Craig Honeycutt noted it’s a challenging and fluid situation. Commissioner Joe Daughtery called the process for getting the vaccine out to residents “a nightmare”…read more »

County Working To Increase COVID Vaccination Efforts

County Working To Increase COVID Vaccination Efforts

The COVID-19 vaccine is here and Wayne County is ramping up efforts to start vaccinating the public. Wayne County Health Director Dr. Brenda Weis gave an update on the rollout of the vaccine during Tuesday’s Wayne County Board meeting. Dr. Weis says the health department received 900 doses as of Monday. She says the challenge…read more »

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