ShopRite announced that its Somers Point store will be among 39 of its supermarkets in New Jersey that will administer COVID-19 vaccines to healthcare workers.
ShopRite pharmacies are following the federal government’s distribution schedule, and are taking a phased approach to the vaccine’s distribution, focusing on those individuals at highest risk of exposure. In this first phase, persons working in the healthcare profession are prioritized to receive the vaccine, ShopRite said in a news release.
In Atlantic County, the pharmacies at the ShopRite stores in Somers Point on Bethel Road and Absecon on Route 30 will administer the vaccine.
COVID-19 vaccination clinics for Tuesday, Jan. 12 through Thursday, Jan. 14 for people in Phase 1A, which includes uniformed police and fire personnel in addition to frontline health care workers.
Gov. Phil Murphy announced the addition of police and fire effective Jan. 7.
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