DOH launches mobile vaccination service to increase vaccine access
June 10, 2021
OLYMPIA—On June 1st, the Washington State Department of Health launched a new mobile vaccine service called “Care-A-Van” that will deliver vaccines to communities disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.
DOH is working closely to support community partners and local health jurisdictions to increase vaccine access for priority communities, which include:
Counties with higher vaccine gaps by race and ethnicity.
Communities with a high rank on the Social Vulnerability Index for COVID-19.
Sectors with recent outbreaks.
Communities overrepresented in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and d...