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Department of Corrections administers nearly 28,000 vaccines


72% of doses received through Health Services have been allocated

PHOENIX, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) - The Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation and Reentry (ADCRR) continues to offer COVID-19 vaccines to inmates at state and private prison facilities.

The Department has received 31,180 doses from the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) thus far. As of Friday, 22,575 of the allocated vaccines have been distributed to inmates. Private prisons have reportedly administered 5,079  vaccines.

The ADCRR will continue to offer vaccines as they are allocated to the Department, and provide weekly updates on the total number of doses administered.

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COVID-19 data continues to be updated on ADCRR’s dashboard.

Please note, the data on the dashboard is cumulative back to February 2020.  For the latest regarding ADCRR’s COVID-19 management strategy, click here.

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