GREENSBORO, N.C. — The beginning of the Phase 1B coronavirus vaccine distribution marks the first time any member of the public has been eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Phase 1A, which began in December, was limited to health care workers treating COVID-19 patients and the staff and residents of long-term care facilities such as nursing homes.
Each county will move from Phase 1A to Phase 1B independently in this county-by-county rollout. Factors contributing to the progress of phases including the available supply of the vaccine and the progress through the previous phase. The process for making reservations will vary by county and not all counties have announced plans publicly yet.
Everyone will need to receive two doses of the coronavirus vaccine in order for it to be effective.
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Alamance County Health Department: 336-290-0650
Vaccine appointments are booked through January 19. The call center will reopen on Jan. 19 at 8:30 a.m. Call 336-290-0650 to make appointments for Jan. 20 until all appointments are filled.
The Health Department fills appointments based on its current vaccine supply. Appointments are only being made for first responders and healthcare workers, and adults 65 and older at this time.
Expect high call volumes and wait times. Please exercise patience.
Find out more: Alamance County Health Department Facebook updates
Davidson County Health Department: 336-236-3096
The Davidson County Health Department said at this time (Jan. 14) it doesn't have an adequate supply of vaccine to start vaccinating those under the age of 75.
The department said it's working to continue vaccinating healthcare and frontline workers who are at the highest risk of exposure to COVID-19 and those who are over the age of 75.
The Davidson County Health Department will notify the public through local media, our website, and social media outlets once the supply allows for opening appointments for those who are eligible and under the age of 75.
At this time, all available appointments are booked. Please keep checking with the Davidson County Health Department Website, Facebook Page, and other media outlets for next appointments.
Check for updates: Davidson County Health Department
Guilford County Health Department: 336-641-7944, select option 2
Guilford County Health Department says all of its vaccine clinics are booked through January 21 due to limited vaccine supply. Once they have more doses, adults 65 and older can register for an appointment online.
Find out more: Guilford County Health Department
Vaccines for 65 and older
The Guilford County Health Department received 1,500 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
Appointment slots will open Friday at 5 p.m. to register for the vaccine. A limited number of appointments are available.
COVID-19 vaccine clinics are currently being held at the following locations:
• Mount Zion Baptist Church, 1301 Alamance Church Road, Greensboro, NC 27406
• High Point University Community Center at Oak Hollow Mall, 921 Eastchester Drive, Suite 1230, High Point, NC 27262
• Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27403
Dr. Iulia Vann, Director of the Guilford County Division of Public Health said, “It has been incredibly encouraging to see so many Guilford County residents at the vaccine clinics these past few weeks. It is my goal to ensure that everyone in Guilford County seeking to be vaccinated can do so safely and efficiently. Public Health staff are scheduling and administering the vaccine based on the allotted dosages that we have received, and we are asking for everyone’s continued patience as we work to distribute them as quickly as possible.”
Appointment registration will remain open until all appointment slots have been filled.
Vaccination Clinic Updates
Cone Health and Guilford County Health Department (GCDPH) are teaming up to host mass vaccine events at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center for adults 65 and older.
Cone Health booked all 19,000 available appointments through the end of February at the Coliseum. Check here to see when more appointments will be available through Cone Health or call 336-890-1188.
Cone Health will discontinue its vaccination clinic at the Green Valley campus in Greensboro. People with appointments scheduled for Jan. 19 and later at the Green Valley campus will go to the Coliseum instead.
People are asked to wear a mask when coming to the coliseum.
Parking is free and individuals are encouraged to park in Zone A of the main Coliseum parking lot, near the Greensboro Aquatic Center.
GCDPH will discontinue vaccinations at BurMil Park after Sunday, Jan. 17, moving staff over to the Coliseum to help with larger vaccine events. GCDPH clinics at Mount Zion Baptist Church in Greensboro and High Point University Community Center at Oak Hollow Mall in High Point will remain open.
Visit healthyguilford.com or call 336-641-7944 and select Option 2 to find out when more appointments will be available.
Forsyth County Health Department: 336-618-6174
Forsyth Public Health is in the process of planning to add individuals age 65 and older to its vaccination rollout in the coming weeks as more vaccine becomes available but is not currently accepting appointments for seniors under 75 at this time.
Forsyth County Department of Public Health’s vaccine appointment hotline is still not taking calls for appointments, as staff continues to fill the remaining open appointments by calling back people who previously called the appointment line before it closed on Jan. 7. Appointments are currently only being made for healthcare workers and first responders and people 75 and older.
The public will be informed when appointment options reopen through Public Health's website, social media and local news media.
Daily updates: Forsyth County Health Department
Randolph County Health Department: 336-328-3400
If you’re eligible for the vaccine as part of Phase 1a or Phase 1b, Group 1, you need to call to make a vaccination appointment beginning Monday, Jan. 11 at 10 a.m. The appointment line is 336-365-6110. Vaccine supplies are very limited.
- Phase 1a: Healthcare workers fighting COVID-19 & long-term care staff and residents
- Phase 1b – Group 1: Anyone 75 years or older, regardless of health status or living situation
Randolph County Health Department said due to the limited availability of vaccines, it will not begin vaccinating those 65 and older at this time.
Due to the limited availability of vaccines, all vaccine appointments are currently filled. Please continue to check our appointment line at 336-365-6110 for appointment availability.
Find out more: Randolph County Health Department
Rockingham County Health Department: 336-342-8140
The Phase 1b “Drive-thru” Vaccination Clinics scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021 and Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021 has been canceled.
A Code Red message will be shared with county residents and updates will be provided on our website and social media outlets.
Additional information will be released when vaccine allocations are received.
Check for updates: Rockingham County FB page
For more information: Rockingham County Health Department
Davie County Health Department: 336-753-6540
Additional vaccine clinics will be held as the vaccine supply allows. To stay up-to-date on vaccine clinics, follow Davie County Government on Facebook
Montgomery County Department of Health: (910) 572-1393
Currently, the COVID vaccine is available for people 75 years and older, health-care workers who care for or work directly with COVID-19 patients, including staff responsible for cleaning and maintenance in these areas, staff and residents of long-term care facilities and health-care workers who administer vaccines.
The clinic will be held at the Montgomery County Health Department
Registration is open now, if you do not have an email account 0r would like to register by phone, please call (910) 572-1393 ext 1236.
Stokes County Health Department: 336-593-2400, option 7
They should receive vaccines this week.
If you have already called or emailed your name is on the list. You will be receiving a call to let you know what time to come to the health department. Please be patient as we are overwhelmed and short-staffed at the moment.
Get more updates: Stokes County Health Department Facebook
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Surry County Health Department: 336-401-8400
The Surry County Health and Nutrition Center will be offering the COVID-19 vaccine to the community as it becomes available and according to the prioritization schedule outlined by the NC Department of Health and Human Services. Currently, Surry County Health and Nutrition Center has received a very limited number of doses of the vaccine; therefore, it is difficult to determine when we will progress through the phases of vaccine administration.
It is important to understand that each county is tasked with creating a plan that fits the needs of the population, and that plan may look very different from county to county. In our efforts to streamline a COVID-19 vaccination plan, we are asking that anyone who is interested in receiving the vaccine to please register online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/22CBXKF. Your contact information will be stored securely and will be used to schedule an appointment when the time arrives for you to receive your vaccine.
The COVID-19 vaccine is tested, safe, and effective. Our plan is prioritized so that those who are most at risk will receive the vaccine first.
Wilkes County Health Department: 336-651-7450
The Wilkes County Health Department posted the following: At this time, Wilkes Health does not have any vaccines. We anticipate receiving a shipment of vaccine early next week. Once we receive our allocation of doses, we will post a date, time, and location for the next clinic.
Due to the 'High Demand, Low Supply' status of the COVID-19 vaccine right now, please know that we are only able to distribute the vaccine in the order that is in accordance with the Vaccine Distribution Prioritization Framework given to us by the State of North Carolina. While this is can be frustrating, we are doing everything we can to get the vaccine out those in the current phase. Please be patient with staff and volunteers as we are all fighting this fight together.
Wilkes Health is currently vaccinating individuals who fall within the Phase 1A and Phase 1B Group 1. Definitions for each phase can be found at yourshotyourspot.nc.gov
Check for updates: Wilkes County Health Department
Yadkin County Health Department: 336-849-7910
If you are interested in receiving the COVID-19 Vaccine, your first step will be to fill out and submit this form. By filling out and submitting this form, we will have the information we need to tell which phase you are in and how to contact you when it is your turn. We will never ask for passwords, social security numbers, etc. on this form.
If you need assistance filling out this form, or know someone without internet access that needs to fill out this form, please call during normal business hours: (336) 849-7910.
2. Wait for a Notification
The next step after submitting the form will be to wait for a notification via a phone call, text message, and/or email alert. How you will receive this notification is based on what contact information you entered into the form. Our recommendation is to put as much contact information as possible to assure that we are able to reach you when it is your turn. Don't worry, this information is kept in a closed system within Yadkin County and will only be used for this purpose.
When it is your turn based on the phases and vaccine availability you will be contacted as mentioned above and we will give instructions on your next steps. At this time, the next steps will include an invitation to a mass vaccination clinic.
3. Print and Fill-Out the Pre-Registration Form
Once you are notified with an invitation to a mass vaccination clinic, you will also be asked to fill out a pre-registration form. This form is different than the one you originally filled out to get your name on the list for the vaccine. Filling out this form is not mandatory prior to arrival at the clinic, but having it will reduce your wait time to receive the vaccine. If you cannot fill out the form because you need assistance with it or because you do not have a printer, that is okay. Each clinic will have forms and people to assist you with the form.
Click this link to access the pre-registration form prior to your arrival (Do not attempt to submit this form ahead of time. Instead, we will need you to bring this form to the clinic with you the day that you receive your vaccine).
4. Arrive at the Clinic on the Day that you are Invited
The location, date, and time of the clinic will be provided to you in the notification you receive. Be sure to bring your pre-registration form with you on the day of the clinic.
Also, please remember the following:
If you are under isolation or quarantine orders you will not be permitted to enter the clinic.
If you are experiencing any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 you will not be permitted to enter the clinic.
You will not be permitted to receive the vaccine if you have had any other vaccinations within the last 14 days.
Do not invite others to the clinic. We will only have enough vaccine available for those who have been contacted.
You will need to plan to come back to the clinic 21 days (for Pfizer) or 28 days (for Moderna) after your first vaccine to receive your second dose. We will let you know which vaccine you will receive and when to come back for your second dose.
Caswell County Health Department: 336-694-4129
COVID-19 Vaccination Info: The Health Department is still working on vaccinating our 1a population--frontline healthcare workers this week. However, we are excited to announce a partnership with North Village Pharmacy to begin vaccinating our 1b - Group 1, which are our residents who are 75 and up. If you are 75 or older, you can call North Village Pharmacy to set up your appointment. Starting next week the Health Department will also begin vaccinating the 1b group and will be working with Caswell County Senior Center to hold a drive-thru vaccination clinic. We're so glad to have good strong partnerships in our county to provide options for our people to get vaccinated. As the health department receives more vaccines we will continue working with our area providers and partners to get vaccine out as quickly as possible. https://www.northvillagepharmacy.com/
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Chatham County Health Department: 919-545-8323
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