Nursing Home Workers/Vaccinations
De Soto resident, Patrick Basler, receiving the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine.

(Jefferson City) Officials say fewer than half of Missouri’s nursing home workers have been vaccinated against Covid-19.

Missouri’s 48-percent ranks third-lowest in the nation, behind only Florida and Louisiana, both at 47-percent.

Meanwhile, 82-percent of Missouri’s nursing home residents have been vaccinated, which is just behind the national average of 83-percent.