COVID-19 Vaccinations Schedule Update (1.12.21)

COVID-19 vaccinations are underway in Kern County for healthcare workers (Phase 1a) and will soon be rolling out to the wider community (Phase 1b).

Here’s how the next phase will look:

Phase 1b Tier 1 - NEXT

  • Individuals 75 years and older
  • Those at risk of exposure at work in the following sectors: Education; Childcare; Emergency services; Food and agriculture

Phase 1b Tier 2 – SOON

  • Individuals 65 - 74 years of age
  • Those at risk of exposure at work in the following sectors: Transportation and logistics; Industrial, commercial, residential, and sheltering facilities and services; Critical manufacturing
  • Congregate settings with outbreak risk: Incarcerated; Homeless

For more information on eligible age groups and work sectors for vaccination, visit: https://kernpublichealth.com/covid-19-vaccine-schedule/

As soon as Phase 1b is opened officially by the county, RRH will be sharing information on COVID-19 vaccine appointment booking for those individuals in the eligible tiers.

We appreciate that many of you are anxious to get vaccinated. Rest assured we are working to make that happen for you as quickly as possible.

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