TALLAHASSEE -- Vaccines continue to be effective in reducing the risk of severe outcomes due to COVID-19, and are widely available statewide. The Florida Department of Emergency Management and the Florida Dept of Health will work with providers statewide to support, and ensure adequate vaccine supply to support boosters for immunocompromised individuals. Florida Department of Health guidance remains – vaccines are the most effective way to protect yourself from COVID-19.
As of August 20, 2021, 66% of eligible Floridians are vaccinated and we have reached a milestone of nearly 12.7 million Floridians vaccinated.
From June 25 to August 19, among individuals: