It’s been about three weeks since the City, Chatham County government, Chatham Area Transit and Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools announced all four agencies would give $500 to their respective employees if they get fully vaccinated.
The company said it will soon ask health officials in the U.S. and around the world to authorize the pill’s use. A decision from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration could come within weeks after that, and the drug, if OK’d, could be distributed quickly soon afterward.
The Chatham County Health Department began administering Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots as recommended by the Food and Drug Administration, the Centers for Disease Control, and the Georgia Department of Public Health on Monday.
The young mother said she was admitted to an area hospital near her home and soon after was transferred to MUSC Health. As her conditioned worsened, she was placed on an ECMO machine which MUSC doctors said is only used as a last resort