Harris County (Houston) ∙ The number of people being vaccinated per day has increased by 708 percent since the Covid vaccine announced an incentive of $ 100 for those receiving the first dose, Harris County Judge Lina Hidalga told a news conference.
On Tuesday, the judge announced a $ 100 incentive. Harris County Public Health receives the money from those who are vaccinated, and details are published on the Harris County Public Health website.
In the one day since Tuesday, 3400 people in Harris County have been vaccinated (first dose). About 70 percent of eligible people in Harris County have already received their first dose of the vaccine.
The judge said in a statement on Tuesday that only those who received the vaccine from the Public Health Service would receive a $ 100 incentive, but that the vaccine would be available at any vaccination center in Harris County, so that more people could receive the incentive.
For more information: ReadyHarris.org