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Volunteer-run website aims to help people in Pa. schedule COVID-19 vaccines

About 100 volunteers place hundreds of calls a day to vaccine providers to learn which ones are accepting appointments.
By Brett Sholtis

‘Don’t hold back any doses’: How a conference call with the Pa. Health Department led to vaccine delays

Health systems believed they were following state orders when they used vaccines that were supposed to be set aside for people awaiting their second doses.
By Brett Sholtis

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Largest Pa. teachers’ union calls for members to be prioritized in COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Teachers are slated to be next in line for the vaccine in the 1b classification of the state’s rollout.

By Julia Agos

COVID-19 Moderna vaccine mistake expected to delay second doses in Pa. 

About 200,000 Moderna doses allocated as second doses were given to others as first doses instead. 

By Brett Sholtis

Pa. coronavirus update: Most Philadelphia residents could be vaccinated by July

If the city’s timeline unfolds according to the current tentative plan, Farley said, Philadelphia will stay in phase 1B until around the end of April, finish 1C by the end of May and move into phase 2 in June.

By Liz Tung/WHYY