NJ Spotlight News

NJ hospitals prep extreme Freezers for COVID-19 vaccine

Clip: 12/03/2020 | 3m 43s | Video has closed captioning.

Holy Name Medical Center's deep freezer temp's set at minus 81 degrees Celsius - that's 112 degrees below zero Fahrenheit: you need gloves to avoid frostbite! It's critical to keep the vaccine frozen: if it thaws out, it must be used within just six hours. Frontline doctors and nurses are first in line for vaccinations.

Aired: 12/03/20

Rating: NR

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