TAZEWELL COUNTY, Ill. (WMBD) — The Tazewell County Health Department announced that it will be offering online COVID-19 vaccine appointment scheduling starting Friday.
According to the Tazewell County Health Department, those in Phase 1B will be able to set up an appointment, including:
- Persons 65 years and older.
- First Responders – Fire, police, 911 workers, security personnel, school officers.
- Education (Congregate Child Care, Pre-K through 12th grade) – Teachers, principals, students support, student aids, daycare workers.
- Food and Agriculture – Processing, plants, veterinary health, livestock services, animal care.
- Manufacturing – Industrial production of goods for distribution to retail, wholesale or other manufacturers.
- Corrections Workers – Prison/jail officers, juvenile facility staff, workers providing in-person support.
- Postal Services Workers.
- Public Transit Workers – Flight crew, bus drivers, train conductors, taxi drivers, para-transit drivers, in-person support, ride-sharing services.
- Grocery Store Workers – Baggers, cashiers, stockers, pick-up, customer service.
- Shelters/Adult Day Care – Homeless shelters, women’s shelters, adult day/drop-in programs, sheltered workshops, psycho-social rehab.
Tazewell County residents will also be able to schedule appointments by calling (309)-650-1555 starting at 10 a.m. on Friday.
The appointment dates will go from Feb 23. – Feb 27. Appointments will not be final until confirmed by email, call, or text. The appointments are expected to fill up quickly.