Essex County Health Professionals Receive Second Dose of Moderna Vaccine

Dr. Lionel Anicette (seated), medical director at the Essex County Correctional Facility in Newark, receives his second dose of the Moderna vaccine at the Essex County Vaccination Center at Essex County College in Newark on Saturday, January 23rd.

Essex County, NJ – When Essex County opened its vaccination centers on Saturday, December 26th, these Essex County health professionals (pictured) were among the first in the county to receive the first dose of the Moderna vaccine. Today, they returned to receive their second dose. In less than 20 days of operating, Essex County has administered over 25,000 vaccines at its five vaccination sites.

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (right) looks on as Bloomfield resident Bonnie Rogers (seated), a school nurse at the Essex County West Caldwell School of Technology, receives her second dose of the Moderna vaccine at the Essex County Vaccination Center at Essex County College in Newark on Saturday, January 23rd.

Photos: Essex County

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