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Seniors in the Las Vegas Asian community receive COVID-19 vaccine

Posted at 7:03 PM, Feb 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-07 22:03:08-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A number of seniors in our community were given their first COVID-19 vaccinations on Sunday.

Touro university brought 300 doses of the Moderna vaccine to the Tzu Chi Organization.

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They gave vaccines to seniors in the Asian community who are 70 years and older.

There is a language barrier for a lot of these seniors and they were able to hear about this shot in their native language and ask questions as well.