ENCORE - Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy in Idaho
As of the morning of this post, more than 380,000 Idahoans are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. While encouraging, Idaho still has a long way to go to meet its goal of vaccinating 80% of the population by September.
Now that every person over the age of 16 is eligible to get the vaccine, will they choose to?
A January report from the Kaiser Family Foundation suggests the answer may change depending on whether you live in a rural or urban area.
We spoke with Ashley Kirzinger from the Kaiser Family Foundation to understand how vaccine hesitancy could affect Idaho.