SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY, Calif. -- San Luis Obispo County will be one of the first California counties to receive the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine starting next week.
According to Governor Newsom, 110,300 doses of the Moderna vaccine arrived in California on Monday.
California is expecting 672,600 doses to arrive throughout the rest of the week.
San Luis Obispo County says they are expecting to receive 3,600 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.
This is in addition to the Pfizer vaccine that they already received last week and have begun distributing.
San Luis Obispo is one of five counties to receive the Moderna vaccine, others include Del Norte, Orange, Tehama and Toulomne counties.
The County says they are administering these doses to our community's most high-risk health care workers as quickly as possible, in accordance with CDC and CDPH guidelines.
For more information regarding the County and the COVID-19 vaccine, click here.