Baptist Health Floyd passes 20 thousand COVID vaccines administered

Baptist Health Floyd passes 20 thousand COVID vaccines administered
With the first vaccine given at the location on December 17, the drive-thru clinic administered a vaccine every 2.08 minutes on average. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

NEW ALBANY, Ind. (WAVE) - Baptist Health Floyd hit a milestone Saturday night, announcing their drive-thru clinic has administered more than 20,000 COVID-19 vaccines.

In a release, Baptist Health Floyd said the 20,000 administered mark was set around 5 p.m. Saturday.

With the first vaccine given at the location on December 17, the drive-thru clinic administered a vaccine every 2.08 minutes on average, according to the release.

“I am just so proud of the entire team,” Baptist Health Floyd President Mike Schroyer said.

The drive-thru clinic at Baptist Health Floyd is open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eligible residents must sign up for an appointment through the state’s website at ourshot.in.gov, or by calling 1 (866) 211-9966.

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