Local vaccination rates lagging behind national, state averagesAs the interest in the COVID-19 vaccine has calmed around the state and country, local vaccination rates continue to lag behind the national and state average. Across the United States, 51.5% of the population has initiated vaccination while 41.6% of the population has been fully vaccinated...
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Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services and Centers for Disease Control and Preventionare responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in many locations internationally, including in the United States. The virus has been named “SARS-CoV-2” and the disease it causes has been named “coronavirus disease 2019” (abbreviated “COVID-19”).