January 2021 COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Posted on January 15, 2021 by myMatrixx

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there have been about 21 million known COVID-19 infections in the U.S. since January 2020. Some studies suggest the actual number could be three to five times higher than that, as many individuals are asymptomatic and unaware of their infection, underlining the need for widespread vaccination efforts.

In the latest edition of “Clinically Speaking with Dr. Wig,”  Evernorth’s Dr. John Wigneswaran gives an update on COVID-19 infections and walks us through the latest vaccine authorizations, distribution efforts and variants. myMatrixx parent company Express Scripts is now part of Evernorth, a company that brings together world-class services capabilities.