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Posted on: February 2, 2021

February 2, 2021 -- Media briefing at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Public Safety Center



The Springfield-Greene County Health Department will host a joint media briefing with local healthcare partners at 1 p.m. tomorrow, Wednesday, February 3, 2021, in the training room of the Public Safety Center at 330 W. Scott.

Leaders from CoxHealth, Mercy Hospital Springfield, Jordan Valley Community Health Center and SGCHD will provide an update on COVID-19 vaccine distribution efforts. 

We ask that members of the media -- one per outlet -- arrive 10-15 minutes early for a health screening. Please wear a face mask and practice physical distancing while in the briefing.      

Media can utilize footage from a pool camera but will be spaced to maintain physical distancing. Reporters and the public can continue to tune in to the livestream on the City's and Health Department's Facebook pages or at   

For reporters who will not appear in person, questions can be directed via text message to Cora Scott, 417-380-3352.     


For media requests, please contact Kathryn Wall, Public Health Information Administrator, at 417-380-2556.    

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