PHASE 1A AND PHASE 1B ELIGIBILITY

PHASE 1B INDIVIDUALS

  • People in congregate settings not otherwise specified as long-term care facilities, and persons receiving home and community-based services
  • Correctional officers and other workers serving people in congregate care settings not included in Phase 1A
  • Education workers not covered under the special initiative, including those in higher education 
  • U.S. Postal Service workers
  • Manufacturing workers  
  • Clergy and other essential support for houses of worship 
  • Public transit workers


PHASE 1A INDIVIDUALS
:

  • Long-term care facility residents 
  • Health care personnel including, but not limited to: 
    • Emergency medical service personnel 
    • Nurses 
    • Nursing assistants 
    • Physicians 
    • Dentists 
    • Dental hygienists 
    • Chiropractors 
    • Therapists 
    • Phlebotomists 
    • Pharmacists 
    • Technicians 
    • Pharmacy technicians 
    • Health professions students and trainees
    • Direct support professionals 
    • Contractual HCP not directly employed by the health care facility
    • Clinical personnel in school settings or correctional facilities 
  • Persons not directly involved in patient care but potentially exposed to infectious material that can transmit disease among or from health care personnel and patients 
  • Persons ages 65 and older 
  • Persons ages 16-64 with high-risk conditions*: 
    • Cancer 
    • Chronic kidney disease 
    • COPD 
    • Down Syndrome 
    • Heart conditions, such as heart failure, coronary artery disease, or cardiomyopathies 
    • Immunocompromised state (weakened immune system) from solid organ transplant or from blood or bone marrow transplant, immune deficiencies, HIV, use of corticosteroids, or use of other immune weakening medicines 
    • Obesity (body mass index [BMI] of 30 kg/m2 or higher but < 40 kg/m2) 
    • Severe Obesity (BMI ≥ 40 kg/m2) 
    • Pregnancy 
    • Sickle cell disease 
    • Smoking 
    • Type 2 diabetes mellitus

* For the Moderna vaccine, the minimum age is 18. The minimum age for the Pfizer vaccine is 16.


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PHASES COMING SOON
PHASE 1C - OPENS APRIL 12, 2021

  • Essential workers in these sectors:
  • Transportation and logistics
  • Water and wastewater
  • Food service
  • Housing construction
  • Finance, including bank tellers
  • Information technology
  • Communications
  • Energy, including nuclear reactors
  • Legal services
  • Federal, state, county and local government workers, including county election workers, elected officials and members of the judiciary and their staff
  • Media
  • Public safety
  • Public health workers
 

PHASE 2: OPENS APRIL 19, 2021

​All individuals not previously covered who are 16 and older and do not have a contraindication to the vaccine (note that at this time, only the Pfizer-BioNTech product is approved for those age 16 and 17)



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