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COVID-19 Vaccine Update

COVID-19 Vaccine Infographic

Many people are anxiously awaiting the day when they will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. As of now, if you work in healthcare or are a resident of a long-term care facility in Iowa, you are eligible to schedule and receive a vaccine. Although those in the next priority groups have been identified, a time frame has not been announced for the next round of vaccination opportunities. In the meantime, it’s important to continue taking precautions and stay informed. Wear a mask, social distance, and avoid crowds to protect yourself!

Here's what we know right now about the next vaccine phases in Iowa according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Please continue to check our website and Facebook page for COVID-19 updates and information.