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COVID-19 vaccine available to protect Baptist Nassau health care workers

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm
Reporter – News Analyst
December 22, 2020

Fernandina Beach City Commissioner Chip Ross is also a medical doctor who specializes in Emergency Medicine.  He works part time in the Baptist Nassau Emergency Department.  The Baptist Health System has made the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine available for their health care workers.  Yesterday morning Ross received his first dose of the vaccine in Jacksonville.  He will need to return in 3 weeks for the second dose.

Dr. Ross says, “I urge all citizens to continue to socially distance, wear a mask, and continue good hygiene.”

For Baptist Health System information on COVID-19 and the vaccines, which are rolling out now, visit their website:  https://www.baptistjax.com/services/covid19

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