THAN 4,000 PEOPLE TONIGHT. CAROL: SUSPENSION SHORTENED. THE GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH WILL SEND COVID-19 VACCINES TO THE MEDICAL CENTER OF ELBERTON. MANAGER DECEMBERS UNTIL JULY 2. THEY WERE SUSPENDED FOR VACCINATING TEACHERS BEFORE THE STATE SAID IT COULD. NOW THE CENTER S

Elberton hospital’s suspension for COVID-19 vaccine violation shortened, officers say
Medical Center of Elberton can resume vaccinations in March, state well being officers say

Updated: 11:11 PM EST Feb 18, 2021

The Georgia Department of Public Health has shortened the suspension on COVID-19 vaccine provide positioned on the Medical Center of Elberton, in line with Brooke McDowell, with Medical Center of Elberton.The suspension was shortened from July 27 to March 14, McDowell stated.According to McDowell, this comes after a back-and-forth between the medical middle and the Georgia well being officers by an appeals course of, the place the medical middle pleaded its case in an try and shorten the suspension. The medical middle was initially suspended on Jan. 27 for vaccinating roughly 160 staff within the Elbert County School District, stepping outdoors of Gov. Brian Kemp’s orders, in line with officers with the Georgia Department of Public Health.RELATED: Elberton hospital that gave COVID-19 vaccine to academics early suspendedAbout 470 doses of COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine have been seized by the Georgia Department of Public Health earlier this month.According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, the vials have been taken and reallocated to different vaccine suppliers throughout the county.

ELBERTON, Ga. — The Georgia Department of Public Health has shortened the suspension on COVID-19 vaccine provide positioned on the Medical Center of Elberton, in line with Brooke McDowell, with Medical Center of Elberton.The suspension was shortened from July 27 to March 14, McDowell stated.
According to McDowell, this comes after a back-and-forth between the medical middle and the Georgia well being officers by an appeals course of, the place the medical middle pleaded its case in an try and shorten the suspension. The medical middle was initially suspended on Jan. 27 for vaccinating roughly 160 staff within the Elbert County School District, stepping outdoors of Gov. Brian Kemp’s orders, in line with officers with the Georgia Department of Public Health.RELATED: Elberton hospital that gave COVID-19 vaccine to academics early suspendedAbout 470 doses of COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine have been seized by the Georgia Department of Public Health earlier this month.According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, the vials have been taken and reallocated to different vaccine suppliers throughout the county.