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Published on Sunday, March 14

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Nothing changes locally on Monday, even though the Ontario provincial booking system for COVID-19 vaccines is scheduled to launch tomorrow morning at 8 a.m.

Published on Tuesday, March 9

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The media is invited to attend a walk-through of the COVID-19 targeted vaccination clinic at the Nature Fresh Farms Recreation Centre in Leamington for adults 80 years of age and older.

Published on Tuesday, March 9

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Following the guidance of the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) and on the heels of the announcement of the authorization of the single dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the province of Ontario is delaying the administration of second doses for those who do not have a scheduled appointment prior to March 11th.

Published on Friday, March 5

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The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) will begin administering the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to residents of Windsor and Essex County 80 years of age and older at the Nature Fresh Farms Recreation Centre (formerly Leamington Kinsmen Recreation Complex) in Leamington starting on Monday, March 8.

Published on Tuesday, March 2

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The media is invited to attend a walk-through of the COVID-19 targeted vaccination clinic at the WFCU Centre in Windsor for adults 80 years of age and older.

Published on Thursday, February 25

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The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) will begin administering the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to residents of Windsor and Essex County 80 years of age and older beginning Monday, March 1 through targeted vaccination clinics.

Published on Tuesday, February 23

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On February 9, the provincial COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Task Force released their Guidance on Prioritizing Healthcare Workers for COVID-19 vaccine.

Published on Monday, February 22

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The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit would like to take this opportunity to thank Chapman’s Canada for their generous donation of an industrial size freezer.

Published on Thursday, February 18

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For registered healthcare professionals who are interested in volunteering with public health to participate in the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines, the application form is just a click away.

Published on Wednesday, February 17

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CANCELLED: Windsor-Essex County Health Unit Board of Health Meeting