OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) – Bay Area health officers released a joint statement on Sunday saying they support the decision made by federal and state officials to resume the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
Public health officers representing the counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and Solano, and the City of Berkeley, said providers can restart vaccinations with the one-shot vaccine.
1M vaccine milestone reached in Santa Clara Co., hesitancy remains an issue
Santa Clara County officials announced that one million residents have now received at least one dose of vaccine. While the milestone is worth celebrating, officials say vaccine hesitancy remains an issue.
They said they concur with findings from the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and scientific experts from the Western States Scientific Safety Review (WSSSR) group that said the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is safe.
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