Released emails show early vaccine questions between Memphis, county health officials

Transfer of vaccine distribution likely to leave some Health Department vacancies unfilled

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 04, 2021 6:38 AM CT | Published: March 03, 2021 5:18 PM CT

Transfer of vaccine distribution will likely leave some Shelby County Health Department vacancies unfilled, county leaders say, as email trails from last month show those now in charge of vaccine distribution had questions that weren’t being answered as vaccine miscues piled up. 


COVID-19 vaccine distribution Jim Strickland Shelby County Commission Edmund Ford Jr. Van Turner

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