September 26, 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: Vaccine eligibility expanding on March 8

(Franklin, GA) — District 4 Public Health is expanding the list of persons eligible to receive the COVID-19 Vaccine beginning next week.

Beginning on March 8, 2021, the following groups will now also be eligible for COVID vaccine: Educators and staff (Pre-K, K-12, DECAL licensed or exempt childcare programs), adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their caregivers, and parents of children with complex medical conditions.

As of now the list of people currently eligible for a vaccine includes healthcare workers and public safety personnel, law enforcement, residents and staff of long-term care facilities, and individuals age 65+ along with their caregivers.

See below for more information and details regarding vaccine eligibility, vaccine sites, and registration resources.

COVID-19 Vaccine Locations

If you have not received your COVID-19 vaccine, below you will find a list of commercial and health care sites where you can make an appointment in order to receive your vaccine.

Commercial Vaccine Sites

If you are looking for a COVID Vaccination Site in your location, be sure to check the GADPH website often as the COVID participating vaccine site locations list will be updated frequently.

Major pharmacy chains have vaccines at select locations. Find a pharmacy location near you at VaccineFinder.org. Visit the pharmacy website to schedule an appointment.

Health Department and Health Care Vaccine Sites

Find a vaccine provider near you by using the DPH Vaccine Locator. Use the information listed to contact the provider and schedule a vaccine appointment. Use only the search box above to search/sort by county, zip, etc. [for example, to see all locations in your county, type your county in the above search box and the results will show the available locations]:

Georgia Mass Vaccination Site Pre-Registration 

Find a state-supported mass vaccination site nearest you and pre-register for an appointment:

District 4 Public Health Appointment Line

Those in need of an appointment should call 762-888-8180. When vaccine is available, the normal operation hours of the appointment call center: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Wednesday – Friday.

However, if additional vaccine is available, the appointment call center may open on Monday and Tuesday. The call center does not operate when all appointments are booked for the available vaccine.

Upon being fully booked, it is advertised on our website and social media, and a message is added to the appointment line to make all aware.

Health Department Vaccine Scheduling Website and Resource Line

888-457-0186

Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM ET

Saturday – Sunday 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM ET

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