The Portland Professional Firefighters Union, Resident 740 Facebook page published on Sunday morning that its firemens and other very first responders are getting the COVID-19 vaccine.
“We have actually taken a look at the research study and talked with medical professionals. We are positive the efficiency of this vaccine will assist beat this infection and assist in saving lives of our very first responders and our clients,” the Facebook post said.
It appears from the image published that the very first responders are getting the Moderna vaccine.
The York County Occurrence Management Group (IMT) had been preparing for the arrival of the vaccine and put in location a structure aimed at guaranteeing rapid delivery of the vaccine to all York County EMTs, a group consisted of on Phase 1A of vaccine shipment as suggested by the Maine Center for Illness Control and Avoidance (CDC).
Maine Emergency Medical Provider picked the Old Orchard Beach, Sanford, and Kennebunk Fire Departments to save and distribute the vaccine under the company of the York County IMT, who coordinated strike teams to administer the vaccine, beginning last Wednesday early morning.