CRMC, Dr. Robert Westin present benefits of COVID-19 vaccine

CRMC, Dr. Robert Westin present benefits of COVID-19 vaccine

February 15, 2021 News News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/15/21)

(Aitkin, MN) — Cuyuna Regional Medical Center Chief Medical Officer DR. Robert Westin presented this past Friday an update on the benefits of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine while answering questions that still need to be answered.

Dr Westin first took a deeper look at the latest numbers of cases and deaths.

Of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines approved by the USDA, CRMC currently doesn’t have any available or in their immediate supply but there are others in the works.

Questions have also been raised about the vaccines mixing with other medications.

As for how long it takes for the vaccine to take effect…

Dr Westin also talked about potential side effects, variations in the Coronavirus, contagiousness of the virus, mitigation efforts and more with the full presentation, which can be heard here: