NJ scrambles to schedule second doses of COVID-19 vaccine

Experts say it's critical for people to get full immunity from the two-dose vaccines

Hundreds of thousands of New Jerseyans are clamoring to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and eager to get their first dose. But limited supply has sparked a debate about using vaccine that had been designated for second doses instead for first-time shots — and when it might be too late to administer booster shots for those waiting for them.

Many people who have received a first dose now face the hurdle of getting an appointment for the second shot. Senior Correspondent Brenda Flanagan reports.

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