Just under 150,000 doses administered as of Jan. 29
Riverside County continues to vaccinate teachers, health care workers, first responders and those over age 65 and has administered nearly 150,000 doses of coronavirus vaccine as of Friday, Jan. 29.
Those over age 65 are in the first of two tiers in phase 1B of the county’s vaccination plan; according to health officials, about 800,000 county residents are eligible to receive shots based on current criteria. Those who are eligible to receive vaccines must register online at http://www.rivcoph.org/COVID-19-Vaccine to schedule an appointment for their first dose.
Riverside County expected to move on to the second tier of the plan soon, which would mean more front-line essential workers, including those in transportation and manufact