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Flu Vaccine Delivery Underway. Part 2

Monday, June 25th, 2012

In Maryland, about 80 percent of the number of doses needed for the state’s child vaccination program had been received. The manager of the state’s immunization programs, Gregory Reed, says the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene had received so many inquiries that it sent out a “Dear Colleague” letter to 3,800 physicians, assuring them that the supply is going to be adequate, and urging that in the meantime they adhere to guidelines that would make sure people at higher risk get shots first. (more…)