Proud, emotional day at Ann Arbor VA Hospital as first COVID-19 vaccine shots are given
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – On its fresh journey throughout Michigan, some of the first doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine have reached the frontline workers who care for the men and woman protecting our nation’s freedom. On Wednesday, Dec. 16, employees at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System received their first round of coronavirus vaccines. Feels like it’s hopefully a turning point in all this.”VA Ann Arbor officials say the health care system has received 1,000 doses of Pfizer’s COVID vaccine so far. Of the first in line to receive the vaccine was nurse Scaff, who actually helped treat the very first COVID-19 patient back in March. VA Ann Arbor housekeeper Darris Deal also received the vaccine on Wednesday, but says he was apprehensive at first.