COVID-19 vaccine now offered to residents age 65 and over
February 24, 2021
Secretary of Health Kim Malsam-Rysdon released the following statement to remind state residents that starting Feb. 22, the COVID-19 vaccination age statewide has been dropped to those 65 and over in age:
“Starting today, the vaccination age will drop to 65 and over as we continue delivering on the promise of an orderly and efficient vaccine distribution effort statewide,” said Kim Malsam-Rysdon, Secretary of Health. “The progress being made by our phase I vaccinators is making a difference in people’s lives and in the fight against COVID-19 in South Dakota.”
Over the past few we...