Sturdy Memorial Hospital Administers First Dose of Covid-19 Vaccine to Staff
Attleboro, MA, December 16, 2020 – Jesse Maser, RN, a nurse in the Emergency Department at Sturdy Memorial Hospital. Jesse was the first person at the Hospital to receive the COVID-19 vaccination, which was delivered on Tuesday. When asked why receiving the vaccine was so important to him, Jesse said, “I want to do everything I can to protect my kids and family at home. As an ER nurse we need to be prepared for anything, and I feel like this is just another way I can help protect myself, family and the community.”
Over the next several weeks, Sturdy will work to administer the initial 975 doses of the vaccine to clinical staff with direct patient care.
Sturdy Memorial Hospital is a full-service, independent, financially stable, non-profit acute care community hospital in Attleboro, Massachusetts.