By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – About 92% of residents in the Kane Community Living Centers have been vaccinated against COVID-19.READ MORE: Mon Wharf Reopening For Parking On Monday
A second on-site vaccination clinic was held at Allegheny County’s skilled nursing facilities, which house about 710 residents and employ 890 workers.READ MORE: University of Pittsburgh Main Campus Shifts Into Lower-Risk Classification For The Coronavirus
Across the facilities, 653 residents have gotten vaccinated, and 584 of those residents have gotten the second shot. As for employees, 64% have been vaccinated. More than 280 other health care workers, service providers and contractors have also gotten the vaccine.
The vaccination clinics are part of the Federal Pharmacy Partnership. A third on-site clinic with CVS is scheduled for later this month.MORE NEWS: Baldwin High School Students Raise Thousands Of Dollars Through Polar Pop Event For Special Olympics Of Pennsylvania
The facilities have reported 49 deaths among residents who tested positive for COVID-19.