Kansas governor presents fix for vaccine data reporting woes
February 19, 2021
MISSION, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Laura Kelly has announced plans to fix issues that have led Kansas to underreport the number of people vaccinated for COVID-19.
The state's vaccination rate consistently ranks among the lowest in the country, and Kelly has blamed technical problems with the tracking system, called KSWebIZ.
As of Friday, 11.1% of the state's population, or 456,093 people, have received at least the first of two required doses, state health data showed.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data shows the state has administered only 72% of the 581,975 doses it has received,...