WEAVERVILLE, Calif. – Trinity County Public Health Branch (TCPHB) announced Wednesday that residents who have received the first round of the coronavirus Moderna vaccine can now sign up for the second dose.
At least 28 days must have passed since receiving the first dose of the Moderna vaccine, according to TCHPB. There is no outer limit to when the second dose can give given, however, TCPHB says to be completely protected, you must receive the second dose.
Two doses of Moderna’s vaccine, 28 days apart is 94% efficacious, according to health officials.
People who got the first shot will not automatically be registered to receive the second dose.
Trinity County residents can pre-register online or call (530) 623-8235 to sign up. Health officials said a vaccination card is required to receive the second shot.