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Telephone town hall with Dr. Bonnie Henry this week to talk about vaccinations in Interior Health

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August 09, 2021 - 6:00 PM

An interactive telephone town hall meeting will be hosted by provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Health Minister Adrian Dix on Wednesday.

They want to talk specifically to Interior Health residents about COVID vaccination efforts, according to an Interior Health media release.

It will include representatives from Interior Health as well who will join them in answering questions.

It will start at 7 p.m. and all people have to do in order to participate is call 1-877-229-8493 and enter ID code 117216.

Online live streaming and closed captioning of the meeting will be available here.

Interior Health also encourages people to get vaccinated.

They can make appointments at the Get Vaccinated website here or by calling 1-833-838-2323. People can also just drop into a vaccination clinic to get their first dose of vaccine.

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