Human error results in 100 spoiled doses of COVID-19, Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department says

Human error results in 100 spoiled doses of COVID-19, Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department says
COVID-19 vaccine

BOSTON — The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department says that 10 vials of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine were spoiled in a case of human error over the weekend.

The ten vials, each containing ten doses of the vaccine, were inadvertently refrozen by a contractor employed by the department’s medical provider, Naphcare, the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department said in a statement.

“The spoiled vials were not administered to anyone, posing no threat to human life or health,” the statement said.

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The Sheriff’s Department referred any further questions to Naphcare.

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