DHEC provides update on COVID-19 vaccination efforts in the state

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control says there have been 277,258 vaccine doses administered in the state so far. While the focus has been on the vaccine and ways to get it to people more efficiently, Dr. Brannon Traxler says the vaccine is not the end of the fight against COVID-19.

DHEC offering numerous free COVID-19 test sites across SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– State Health officials say testing sites in the Midlands and across the state, are set up for the month of January. According to DHEC you can visit for the most current information. Officials with the South Carolina Department of Health are also urging anyone who is out in the community to routinely get tested. According to DHEC, while…

DHEC to set up call line dedicated to scheduling vaccine appointments

Starting next week, there will be some new resources available for those wanting to schedule a COVID-19 vaccination appointment. South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Interim Director Dr. Brannon Traxler announced a vaccine call line will be set up with about 100 operators working only on vaccine scheduling.