Houston Wellbeing opens new shortlist for Johnson and Johnson Coronavirus immunization


Record - This September 2020, document photograph given by Johnson and Johnson shows a drug specialist planning to give a trial Coronavirus immunization. The U.S. is getting a third antibody to forestall Coronavirus, as the Food and Medication Organization on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021 cleared a Johnson and Johnson shot that works with only one portion rather than two. (Johnson and Johnson by means of AP, Document) 

HOUSTON – The Houston Wellbeing Division declared Wednesday that it opened another shortlist for its underlying apportioning of the one-portion Johnson and Johnson Coronavirus immunization. 

The division's unique antibody shortlist is for the Moderna and Pfizer immunizations, which require two dosages. 

Both shortlists are accessible at HoustonEmergency.org/covid19 and are available to all age bunches qualified for immunization under the Texas Division of State Wellbeing Administrations measures. The shortlists are utilized to plan the office's portion of arrangements at the FEMA people group immunization focus at NRG Park and its other inoculation locales. 

Shortlist enlistment is likewise accessible by telephone to individuals age 60 and more seasoned through the Territory Organization on Maturing at 832-393-4301. Individuals with inabilities can call the Maturing and Incapacity Asset Center at 832-393-5500. Any other person requiring enlistment help can contact the Coronavirus call focus at 832-393-4220. 

The Houston Wellbeing Office will get half of a 12,000 portion assignment of Johnson and Johnson immunization that showed up at NRG Park on Tuesday and will oversee it at Marsh City Occasion Center and its other inoculation locales beginning Thursday. The Johnson and Johnson immunization isn't being given at NRG Park. 

Stage 1A of the state's models centers around bleeding edge medical care laborers and inhabitants of long haul care offices. Stage 1B spotlights on individuals 65 and more established and individuals age 16 and more seasoned with ailments that put them at more serious danger of extreme disease from Coronavirus. 

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