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MCC’s Dr. Lauren Graber discusses low vaccine booster rates among Minnesota adults.

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On October 7, 2022, KSTP published an article on low vaccine booster rates among Minnesotans. MCC’s Senior Vice President of Population Health and Quality spoke to KSTP about the concern. “We are grateful we have enough vaccine that if at any point any single person wants to get it, we have no concerns about access.” She added, however, “We are not seeing the demand for the bivalent booster like we were expecting. I think there is a change in attitude both towards the vaccine but also towards the virus.” “It has additional protections that the first vaccine did not have and I think that’s really important for people to know, it’s not just the same COVID vaccine you had before,” said Dr. Graber. Read the article here.