324 people in Riverside County receive improperly stored Pfizer vaccine

Staffers with the Riverside University Health System are working to contact more than 300 people who may have received doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine that were improperly stored and possibly had reduced or lost potency, according to the Palm Springs Desert Sun. The agency said Friday, Nov. 26, that 324 Riverside County residents received Pfizer vaccine doses at two community health center sites that were stored in a freezer longer than the manufacturer recommends, the Desert Sun reported. The sites were at community health center sites in Jurupa Valley and Riverside, the newspaper said. The vaccines were administered between Oct. 8 and Nov. 23 at the Jurupa Valley site, 8876 Mission Blvd., and between Oct. 23 and Nov. 23 at Riverside Neighborhood, 7140 Indiana Ave. Staff
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