The assembly might be live-streamed on KTVB.COM and the KTVB YouTube channel.
BOISE, Idaho — The Idaho Dept. of Well being and Welfare (IDHW) is about to carry its weekly assembly concerning COVID-19 at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Whereas conferences have not too long ago been solely targeted on the statewide vaccine rollout, Tuesday’s assembly might be open to any COVID-19 associated subjects.
IDHW Director Dave Jeppesen, Public Well being Administrator Elke Shaw-Tulloch, Idaho Bureau of Laboratories Chief Dr. Christopher Ball, State Epidemiologist Dr. Christine Hahn and Deputy State Epidemiologist Dr. Kathryn Turner might be current in the course of the assembly and provides transient updates.
Idaho Immunization Program Supervisor Sarah Leeds can even be current.
The assembly comes simply in the future after all Idahoans aged 16 and older became eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. As of Tuesday afternoon, over 491,000 Idahoans have obtained not less than one dose of the vaccine.
Throughout last week’s meeting, Jeppesen outlined the success of the state’s vaccine rollout. With the assistance of the state’s COVID-19 vaccine registration system, almost 100,000 Idahoans registered to get the vaccine. Of that quantity, greater than half both obtained the vaccine or had been scheduled to obtain it quickly.
The assembly might be live-streamed on KTVB.COM and on the KTVB YouTube channel. To observe the assembly reside, click on beneath: