Mass COVID-19 vaccination site at the Broadmoor World arena in Colorado Springs closes
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - The mass COVID-19 vaccination site at the Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs closed on Sunday.
“Centura Health has concluded the mass vaccination event at Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs as of June 27 and will be concluding our mass vaccination event at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park on June 29 in accordance with the scheduled conclusion of our agreement with the State of Colorado for mass vaccine distribution,” A statement from Kevin Massey, the Communications Field Advisor with Centura Health wrote to 11 News. “We are proud to have administered more than 207,750 vaccine doses across our mass vaccination sites since their opening in March, including 42,100 doses at the Broadmoor World Arena location.”
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The Colorado State Joint Information Center announced all six community vaccine sites across the state would be closing soon:
-The Mesa County site transitioned to the Mesa County Public Health Office on June 12 and continues to administer vaccines. The site administered a total of 39,753 doses through the state site.
-The Larimer County site at The Ranch transitioned to local providers on June 25. The site administered a total of 60,657 doses. Individuals who have received first doses at The Ranch will be rescheduled for second doses within the existing Larimer County Public Health scheduling system.
-The El Paso County site at Broadmoor World Arena transitioned to local providers on June 27. The site administered a total of 63,698 doses.
-The Pueblo County site at the Colorado State Fairgrounds transitioned to Pueblo County Public Health on June 14. The site administered a total of 44,434 doses.
-The Denver County site at Ball Arena continues to administer doses through July 3. The site has administered 91,492 doses as of June 27.
-The Adams County site at Dicks Sporting Good Park continues to administer doses through June 29. The site has administered 90,042 doses as of June 27.
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