Long-Term Residents Next in Line for COVID-19 Vaccine

December 17, 2020 by KATU

Phil Fogg, CEO of Marquis Companies and Consonus Healthcare, sat down with KATU to discuss how residents and staff in long term care facilities in Oregon will be the next to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, as early as Monday, December 21st. He shares the logistical challenges presented during the COVID-19 vaccine rollout. “This will be a huge undertaking,” comments Fogg.

Oregon Healthcare Association shares, “We are hopeful that most of the long term care workforce and residents will be vaccinated by March 1, ideally, or early spring.”

Consonus Pharmacy is an approved trusted provider for the COVID-19 vaccine by the CDC and will start clinics next week.