KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hundreds of individuals acquired calls and emails from Kansas Metropolis’s Well being Division Friday morning, nevertheless it wasn’t fairly the notification some folks hoped to obtain.
The messages supplied updates in regards to the metropolis’s vaccination plans, not that it was time to make an appointment to get the vaccine.
Kansas Metropolis’s Well being Division says it’s doing what it will probably to get further doses of the vaccine into the arms of individuals within the metro.
In response to the e-mail, the Kansas Metropolis Well being Division is “working with state officers to verify KCMO is included in equitable distribution of the vaccine based mostly on the tier priorities. The Kansas Metropolis Well being Division will proceed to offer vaccinations to high-risk residents as rapidly as we are able to with the restricted provide that we obtain.”
Almost 70,000 folks both crammed out its vaccine contact form, or referred to as the workplace to get assist finishing it.
The well being division mentioned Friday’s messages had been to replace the hundreds of individuals on the listing who’re nonetheless ready for his or her first photographs. The division says it wished to let these folks know that they haven’t been ignored and are nonetheless on the listing.
The well being division mentioned it planed to ship future updates to everybody who accomplished the vaccine contact kind.
The Kansas Metropolis Missouri Well being Division will notify you by both cellphone or e mail when it has a dose for you. Consultants say you’ll ultimately get a vaccine, it’s simply taking a very long time as a result of there isn’t sufficient provide.
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