Immunization Action Coalition (IAC): Vaccine Information for Health Care Professionals
President Biden announced Tuesday that there would be enough doses of the coronavirus vaccine available for the entire adult population in the United States by the end of May , though he said it will take longer to inoculate everyone and he urged people to remain vigilant by wearing masks. Biden had previously said there would be enough doses by the end of July. Biden said. Important progress. He also said he wanted all teachers vaccinated by the end of this month. Merck is an experienced vaccine manufacturer whose own attempt at making a coronavirus vaccine was unsuccessful. But Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary, said the White House deserved credit for bringing the deal to fruition.
Governor Update Governor Greg Abbott issued an Executive Order GA lifting the mask mandate in Texas and increasing capacity of all businesses and facilities in the state to percent. To view the latest Texas Supreme Court order regarding court proceedings, click here:. Smith County has resumed jury trials and those who receive a jury summons are required to report to the Smith County Courthouse.
On this page:. Recordings and resources are available here. DSHS will continue to update you on this matter. Any facility, organization, or healthcare provider licensed to possess or administer vaccine or provide vaccination services is eligible to enroll. Please use the links below to access instructions for enrollment.