Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine arrives in South Dakota

The South Dakota Department of Health announced Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020 that the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, the second to achieve FDA authorization, has been delivered statewide to all major healthcare networks and smaller regional partners. The delivery marks the second vaccine allotment from the Federal government and the state’s second week of flawless distribution of the life-saving vaccine to South Dakotans.

“The Department of Health and our vaccination partners are working around the clock to continue prompt delivery and administration of COVID-19 vaccines, per our vaccination plan.” said Kim Malsam-Rysdon, Secretary of Health. “Our detailed and coordinated efforts are yielding real results for our residents and our state. For more on this story and many more please purchase a copy of the Sisseton Courier on news stands now or purchase a copy of the E-edtion on this website..”