Media Contacts: Taylor Gage, (402) 471-1970Justin Pinkerman, (402) 471-1967
Governor's Media Release:
LINCOLN – This morning, Governor Pete Ricketts held a press conference at the State Capitol to provide an update on coronavirus vaccination efforts in Nebraska. The State is currently in Phase 1B of its vaccination plan, with the majority of vaccines being administered to Nebraskans age 65 and older.
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Incident Commander Angie Ling reported on the State's recent and upcoming vaccine allocations. DHHS Deputy Director of Public Health, Felicia Quintana-Zinn, shared an update to the State's vaccination plan. Once Phase 1B has been completed, the State will prioritize Nebraskans age 50-64 for vaccination.
Gov. Ricketts: Vaccination
Angie Ling: Coronavirus Vaccine Allocation
Felicia Quintana-Zinn: Vaccine Plan
Video from this morning's press conference is available by clicking here.