COVID-19 Texas Vaccine Rollout

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As of January 12, the following are eligible to receive a vaccine: 

  • Phase 1A: Front-line healthcare workers and residents at long-term care facilities including: 
    • Hospitals 
    • Long-Term Care facilities 
    • EMS 9-1-1
    • Home Health 
    • Outpatient 
    • ER/Urgent Care 
    • Pharmacies
    • Late Responders
    • School Nurses
    • Long-Term Care Facility Residents
  • Phase 1B: People over 65 or with a chronic medical condition that puts them are increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19 

Source: COVID-19 Vaccine Information (DHS)


How do I get a vaccine? 

  • Phase 1A: If you are a healthcare worker, contact your employer. If you are a long-term care resident, contact your caretaker.
  • Phase 1B: Please check the website of vaccine providers listed on the Texas COVID-19 Vaccine Availability map to see if they have enough vaccine supply at this time.
  • Remember:
    • Do not show up to a hospital or clinic looking for a vaccine. 
    • Instead please check their website for information about vaccine availability. Call if their website doesn’t answer your questions. 

Source: COVID-19 Vaccine Information (DHS)


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Last updated: January 15, 2021