Records request related to COVID-19 vaccine doses (Department of Health and Human Services)

Rachana Pradhan filed this request with the Department of Health and Human Services of Nevada.

It is a clone of this request.

Multi Request Records request related to COVID-19 vaccine doses


From: Rachana Pradhan

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Nevada Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

(1) any and all data on the number of wasted, spoiled or expired COVID-19 vaccine doses from 12/11/2020 to 01/26/2021 and (2) any and all data on the total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered from 12/11/2020 to 01/26/2021.

Please note that I am a member of the news media as evidenced by my published work for Kaiser Health News at and this request is being made for news gathering purposes. Any questions should be routed to myself via email or by phone at 703-731-7918.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Rachana Pradhan

From: Department of Health and Human Services

Good morning,
As I indicated in my response 1/29/2021:
I am in receipt of your request. The Department is currently expending every available resource on the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to the amount of public information requests, we currently estimate eight to ten weeks or longer for completion from the time your request is being researched and documents compiled, or at that time we will provide a reasonable time frame of when a response can be made to your request.
NOTE: Your original request came from the email<>. Please indicate the email in which the requested information should be sent.

Thank you

From: Department of Health and Human Services

Good afternoon,
This document is for Rachana Pradhan. I sent this to both email addresses as those are the two addresses used to send the request. Additional vaccination data is located on the Nevada COVID-19 dashboard<>.