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COVID-19 Bulletin (09/30/21)

COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to go down. Pfizer's anti-COVID pill is in a late stage study.

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins reported 927 new cases and 13 deaths on Wednesday.

COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to decrease across North Texas, The Dallas Morning News Reports. UT Southwestern Medical Center’s latest forecast shows Dallas County’s COVID-19 hospitalizations to have decreased by 14% in the last two weeks.

Pfizer enters late-stage study COVID-19 antiviral pill, WFAA reports. The drug’s purpose would be to prevent infection among people who have been exposed to the virus. Find more information on the study here.

Fort Worth ISD is offering vaccinated employees $500 stipends, KERA reports. All full-time, part-time, and substitute Fort Worth ISD employees who show the district proof of full vaccination by Nov. 15 will receive a stipend this December.


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