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Healthcare Workers Dance for Covid-19 Vaccine Arrival

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Published: 16:43, 18 December 2020   Update: 16:45, 18 December 2020
Healthcare Workers Dance for Covid-19 Vaccine Arrival

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On Tuesday, workers at the Boston Medical Center (BMC) went viral for a video.  The video shows that health workers were dancing joyfully on receiving the vaccine shipment.

It has been known, The Boston Medical Center was among the first hospitals in Massachusetts to receive a shipment of Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine.

Kate Walsh, the hospital's president and CEO, tweeted footage of healthcare workers wearing face masks and maintaining social distancing while dancing on the sidewalk to Lizzo's 'Good as Hell'.

The arrival of a vaccine against the highly infectious virus signifies hope, so its little wonder that healthcare workers at the BMC broke out into a happy dance after the center received its first shipment of the coronavirus vaccine.

"Teams of people working to safely and equitably distribute vaccines to their front line colleagues getting cheered on by their friends celebrating the arrival of the vaccines!" she wrote while sharing the clip. "A great day, a great place."

The video has gone viral on social media. It has been viewed over 4.3 million times on the microblogging platform.

It has been known, on Monday, The Boston Medical Center received 1,950 doses of the Pfizer vaccine.

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