St. Vincent to Begin Administering COVID-19 Vaccine

Today front line healthcare workers with Ascension St. Vincent will be vaccinated for the first time.

Posted: Dec 17, 2020 10:41 AM
Updated: Dec 18, 2020 4:01 PM

Area hospitals are receiving the first batches of the Pfizer vaccine. On Thursday front line healthcare workers with Ascension St. Vincent will be vaccinated for the first time.

Similar to Deaconess Gateway, St. Vincent is gearing up for a trial run on several workers to get a better idea of how administering the vaccine will work.

Vaccinations at St. Vincent will begin this evening at 5:00. 44News will have a crew there for the historic moment, you can also tune in to our evening broadcasts for additional coverage.

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Our Tuesday was nothing short of chilly, gloomy, gray and wintry throughout the Tri-State; afternoon high temperatures only reached as high as the middle to low 30s throughout the region. Our peak temperature of 32° in Evansville was 16° below the norm for this time of the year. As for the evening ahead, cloud cover and cool air will linger - additionally, there have been reports of sporadic flurries on and off throughout the day and some portions in the Lower Ohio Valley may continue to see brief snow showers through 10 o’clock this evening. Our winds will shift southward overnight tonight into early Wednesday morning and while it won’t necessarily drive temperatures higher for the predawn hours, It will help keep temperatures from falling much further than where they currently stand. Extract the morning low temperature near 29° in Evansville as we kick off our midweek.
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