1889 JCPH formed the Cambria-Somerset Covid Task Force to coordinate COVID-19 vaccinations and education across Cambria and Somerset counties. The first official meeting of the task force was held February 6, 2021. Attendees include healthcare providers, county representatives, community members, housing authority representatives, and community-based organizations. The task force remains open to any individuals or entities involved with vaccination endeavors across Cambria and Somerset counties.
The task force addresses a wide variety of topics, including vaccine scheduling, mass vaccination site logistics, public communications, vaccine education, Covid testing, and more.