Houston – KPRC 2 Investigates sent a poll to area hospitals asking about healthcare worker vaccine rates.
The questions asked were:
1. How many healthcare workers do you employ?
2. How many were offered a COVID-19 vaccine?
3. What number have been vaccinated?
Each hospital that responded to the poll said COVID-19 vaccines were offered to 100% of its healthcare workers.
As of last week:
Houston Methodist reported an 83% vaccination rate. Houston Methodist’s rate is the highest in the poll.
Baylor College of Medicine reported a 79.6% vaccination rate. The total number vaccinated at the time was 1,116 with another 241 scheduled.
Texas Children’s Hospital reported a 78% vaccination rate.
Cuero Regional Hospital had the lowest vaccination rate in the poll. It reported 33.83%.