Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine coming to 173 Florida hospitals

Moderna Vaccine
Posted at 5:10 AM, Dec 21, 2020

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine should begin to arrive across the country Monday.

The first batch of nearly 6 million doses has already been shipped. That's almost double what Pfizer sent out a week ago.

Florida is expected to get more than 360,000 doses, which will be sent to 173 hospitals across the state, including nearly 50 in the Tampa Bay area.

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The state says since Moderna's vaccine doesn't require ultra-cold storage like Pfizer's, it can be delivered to more facilities.