Grand Rapids-based Spectrum Health received its first shipment of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine early Monday morning and began vaccinating staff at 12:04pm.
Per Center for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines, frontline hospital workers across the country are receiving the first doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
At Spectrum Health the first groups getting the shots are the Emergency Room, Intensive Care and COVID-19 Units.
“So far, I feel fine. Not even a sore arm. It’s been about three-and-a-half hours.”