Oneida County to resume use of Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Oneida County says it will resume the use of Johnson & Johnson vaccines at a vaccination site later this week.

Posted: Apr 26, 2021 4:00 PM
Updated: Apr 26, 2021 4:03 PM

UTICA, NY – Oneida County says it will resume the use of Johnson & Johnson vaccines at a vaccination site later this week.

In their daily news release, county officials said “Per the recommendation of the CDC and the New York State Department of Health, Oneida County will resume administering the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. A county-operated POD with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is scheduled for April 30, 2021 at the Parkway Community Center in Utica.”

You can register for a vaccination appointment by visiting the Oneida County Health Department website. Click here for a link.

Last week the federal goverment lifted the pause on use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. The pause was initially recommended after reports of six cases of a rare and severe blood clot following administration of that brand’s vaccine.

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