FEMA helps with COVID Vaccine
February 11, 2021
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has obligated $68.5 million to the State of Tennessee for costs for the COVID-19 vaccine mission.
The award provides expedited federal funding to reimburse 100% of costs related to the State’s vaccination program for a 90-day period. These costs can include:
• Equipment and supplies needed for storing, handling, and distributing vaccines;
• Personal protective equipment (PPE) for staff and patients;
• Leasing facilities for storing and administering vaccines;
• Additional medical and support staff, including facility infection control measur...