QUINCY, IL. (WGEM) — Based on the Adams County Well being Division, fewer folks have been getting the COVID-19 vaccine in current weeks.
Well being division officers mentioned on the subject of folks deciding whether or not to get vaccinated, comfort is essential.
“We actually have seen the demand for the vaccine drop and that’s why we’ve seen the Oakley-Lindsay vaccine website shut because the mannequin as we transfer from mass vaccination into comfort vaccination,” Adams County EMS and Emergency Administration Chief John Simon mentioned.
The well being division arrange a cell vaccine clinic Sunday at Adams County EMS Day at Quincy City Heart and a few attendees mentioned they determined to get their shot on the spot after seeing the unit.
“We have been simply making our manner round all of the stands and noticed the Blessing Wellness signal and I figured it was simply time,” Britney Boernson mentioned.
Boernson mentioned she’s been interested by getting the vaccine for weeks however truly discovering the time for the shot was powerful together with her busy schedule.
“I didn’t have to depart work or go away my youngsters actually,” she mentioned. “So I used to be like, ‘You understand what, I’ll do it. Do it for myself, do it for the folks round me.'”
Adams County officers say you’ll see extra cell vaccine websites popping up within the coming weeks to assist folks on the go get vaccinated.
Boernson mentioned the truth that the cell websites are providing the one-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine made her alternative even simpler.
“It’s the one time and I personally would like to do the one shot,” she mentioned. “One, completed. I’m going to hang around for a little bit bit then I’m good to go.”
There’s extra data on vaccination alternatives here.