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Baptist Health Floyd passes 20 thousand COVID vaccines administered

A new step to make the COVID-19 vaccination process faster and smoother kicked off at Baptist...
A new step to make the COVID-19 vaccination process faster and smoother kicked off at Baptist Health Floyd on Monday.(WAVE 3 News)
Published: Feb. 21, 2021 at 10:59 AM EST
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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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