MEDINA COUNTY, Ohio – Ohio has liberated school districts included in the first week of COVID-19 vaccinations.
Only two northeastern Ohio counties were included in this list.
These counties are Medina and Summit.
It is not known whether teachers in other fields will be able to receive vaccines.
A total of 91,000 school staff will be able to start receiving the vaccine.
Vaccinations for school staff should begin on February 1.
To see which areas will be vaccinated in the first week, click here.
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Click here for a resource page including a CDC COVID-19 overview, details of the Ohio case, a schedule of Governor Mike DeWine’s orders for the outbreak, the effects of the coronavirus on northeastern Ohio, and a link to more information from the Ohio Department of Health, Kuyahoga County Health Council , CDC and WHO.
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