Georgia's governor says he expects health care workers in Georgia will begin being vaccinated against COVID-19 in the second or third week of December.
Gov. Brian Kemp's remarks came Monday as health officials are watching for an expected increase in coronavirus infections following Thanksgiving.
Georgia is averaging more than 3,000 confirmed and probable cases a day. Nearly 2,200 people were in Georgia hospitals on Monday with confirmed cases of COVID-19, the highest number since Sept. 1.