Creston, BC March 19, 2021: Yesterday the Provincial Health Officer provided an update on BC’s COVID-19 Immunization Plan. Beginning in April, people in priority groups identified by public health and the COVID-19 Workplace Task Group will start to receive their first dose of the AstraZeneca/SII COVISHIELD (AZ/SII) Vaccine. These groups include:
Vaccine appointments for priority-based workers will be coordinated through employers – there is no need to call into call centres, please keep the phone lines open for age-based bookings.
Book your Vaccine Appointment Eligible Seniors: Interior Health is currently booking eligible seniors for their COVID-19 vaccine by age group according to the following schedule:
To book an appointment in the Interior Health Region call 1-877-740-7747. To learn more visit: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/covid-19/vaccine/seniors
BC Centre for Disease Control Update Weekly Update on COVID-19 Case Counts: From March 7 to 13, 2021 the BCCDC reported no new cases of COVID-19 in the Creston Local Health Area. It is important to continue to take all the necessary COVID-19 safety measures to ensure our Town remains healthy and safe. To view the map visit: http://www.bccdc.ca/Health-Info-Site/PublishingImages/health-info/diseases-conditions/covid-19/case-counts-press-statements/covid19_lha_20210307_20210313.png