CHICAGO (CBS) — Advocate Condell Medical Center has suspended COVID-19 vaccinations after four employees experienced reactions shortly after receiving the vaccine, according to a statement from Advocate Aurora Health.
Since Thursday four team members experience reactions, including tingling and elevated heart rate.READ MORE: Woman With Concealed Carry Permit Shoots At Would-Be Gunpoint Carjacker In Roseland
The four team members represent less than .15% of the approximately 3,000 people who have received the vaccine across Advocate Aurora Health so far.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Clearing Overnight, Milder Tuesday
Three team members are home and doing well, and one is receiving additional treatment, Advocate Aurora Health said in a statement.
Vaccinations at Condell will be temporarily suspended “out of an abundance of caution” but will continue at eight other Advocate Aurora Health locations in Illinois and three in WisconsinMORE NEWS: View Live Radar
Also From CBS Chicago:
- ‘You Have the Wrong Place:’ Body Camera Video Shows Moments Police Handcuff Innocent, Naked Woman During Wrong Raid
- 3 High-Ranking Fire Department Officials Ask For Demotion, Including One Who Sources Say Was Twice Denied Boarding On A Plane Because He Was Drunk
- Families Say Their Holiday Packages Are Lost In Limbo And USPS Told Them They Can’t Help Now