April 10, 2022–6:38 p.m.
GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
Dr. Gary Voccio, health director for the ten-county Georgia Department of Public Health Northwest Health District, updates us on COVID-19 in Northwest Georgia.
Reminder: Everyone ages 5 years and older are eligible for a free COVID-19 vaccine, and everyone 12 years and older is eligible for a free COVID-19 booster.
People over 50 or with suppressed immune systems are eligible for a second booster.
For more information, please call your local county health department.COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective at helping protect against COVID-19, especially severe disease, hospitalization, and death.