“I will forever be grateful to four people who saved my husband’s life. He had two infusions of the convalescent plasma, and he also had to have two units of blood and those four people have saved his life.”
Because that number represents approximately 12,000 tests over the course of 10 months, the cumulative positivity rate is not necessarily an effective measure of how rampant the virus is in Brazos County currently.
Legacy’s Director of Nursing Jennifer Lavalais says the home received all 100 doses of the Moderna vaccine they were expecting and began administering shots the day the shipment arrived on December 27.
While the vaccine distribution process has not gone as smoothly as expected nationwide, some shots have been available locally and going into the arms of firefighters since December 22, according to College Station Fire Department Chief Richard Mann.
Due to masking, social distancing, and capacity restrictions, it’s the only way to ensure everyone’s safety as bar and restaurant owners aren’t taking any chances while they continue to operate in the face of rollbacks.