BOSTON (CBS) – Extra COVID-19 vaccine doses are coming to Massachusetts next week and the state will use them to launch a new program.
Massachusetts is getting 40,000 more doses than expected of the single-shot Johnson and Johnson vaccine.READ MORE: Fall Out Boy Pulls Out Of Fenway Park Concert With Green Day, Weezer After Positive COVID Test
Governor Charlie Baker said they will be used to vaccinate about 25,000 homebound residents who can’t make it to a vaccination site.READ MORE: LIST: These Retailers Have Updated Their Face Mask Policies For Customers, Employees
If you need an in-home vaccination call 833-983-0485.
Representatives are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m in both English and Spanish. They also have access to translators for over 100 languages.MORE NEWS: Moving Truck 'Storrowed' Near Mass General, Causing Traffic Delays
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