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COVID-19 Vaccination Updates

 COVID-19 Vaccine Updates

This page provides press releases regarding the vaccine distribution and information as to which phase Ford County is in and vaccine registration details.  

 

Vaccine Press Releases

Currently, Ford County is in Phase 1A

Table 1: Phase 1a Eligible Locations and Personnel

Hospital Settings:

  • Hospitals

Non-hospital Settings:

  • Medical outpatients
  • Public Health Clinics
  • Local Health Department Points of Distribution (PODs)
  • Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHCs)

Long Term Care Facilities:

  • Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs)
  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Intermediate Care Facilities for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
  • Intermediate Care Facilities for Persons with Severe Mental Illness
  • State-run Veterans’ Homes
  • State-operated Centers for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
  • State-operated Mental Health Centers
  • Residential Treatment Centers for Substance Abuse

Other Congregate Care:

  • Continuing Care Residential Facilities
  • Residential Care Adult Homes
  • Support Housing for Seniors
  • Supportive Residential Facilities for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
  • Supportive Residential Facilities for Persons with Severe Mental Illness
  • Community Integrated Living Arrangements
  • Supervised Residential Facilities for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
  • Supervised Residential Facilities for Persons with Severe Mental Illness

 

 

Vaccine Registration Details

To register for the vaccine, please call the Health Department at 217-379-9281.  Your name will be put on a waiting list and you will be contacted when it is your turn to receive the vaccine.  

  • Agency on Aging
  • Community Care Coordination
  • DHS
  • CDC
  • Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services