Beginning Monday everyone 16 or older will be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine.
Officials say 4,680 first-dose COVID-19 vaccines will be scheduled for the week using the Central Oregon vaccine pre-registration system at www.centraloregoncovidvaccine.com.
Those who pre-register will be contacted by email and text with a link to schedule their vaccine appointment when a dose is available for them.
Residents who are unable to pre-register online can call (541) 699-5109 for assistance.
The staff is available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on weekends.
Please be prepared to wait on hold or call back as this line is experiencing high call volumes. Individuals who pre-register by phone will receive a call to schedule their vaccine appointment when a vaccine is available for them.
More than 8,190 residents will receive second-dose vaccines at the Mass Vaccination Clinic during the week of April 19.
Community Vaccine Clinics
Jefferson County Public Health is hosting a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic for anyone 18 or older in Madras on Monday, April 19 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Find more information and schedule an appointment at https://bit.ly/3e7NOJD.
Local Pharmacy Vaccine Availability
Some pharmacies in Central Oregon are offering the COVID-19 vaccine to eligible groups through the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program for COVID-19 Vaccination.
Appointment availability changes frequently. Appointments may be available by visiting https://vaccinefinder.org.
Fred Meyer pharmacies offer limited appointments to eligible residents. For information about appointments and scheduling, visit the Fred Meyer scheduling portal at https://www.fredmeyer.com/rx/covid-eligibility.
Federally Qualified Health Centers
Mosaic Medical is providing limited vaccine appointments to patients who meet expanded eligibility criteria. Current Mosaic Medical patients may visit https://www.mosaicmedical.org/covid-19-vaccine-scheduling.shtml.
La Pine Community Health Center Clinic is providing limited vaccine appointments to patients who meet eligibility requirements. La Pine Community Health Center patients may visit https://www.lapinehealth.org/covid-19/.