FORT MYERS, Fla. — Tons of of licensed healthcare staff need to assist vaccinate individuals in opposition to COVID-19 however stated they haven’t gotten the possibility.
Earlier this yr the Florida Division of Well being put out a name for licensed well being care professionals to volunteer their time to manage the vaccine.
A spokesperson for Collier DOH stated they’re not utilizing volunteers to provide out the vaccine presently. Lee County DOH stated they’ve 70 volunteers giving out doses thus far via the Southwest Florida Medical Reserve Corps.
The state continues to be taking licensed docs, nurses, and paramedics as volunteers.