Tennessee to Begin COVID-19 Vaccination of Adults Age 65 and Older, Teachers
Tennessee will begin registering Tennesseans aged 65 and older and those in Phase 1b of the state’s COVID-19 Vaccination Plan COVID-19 for vaccinations on Feb. 22. Phase 1b includes staff members of kindergarten through 12th grade schools and child care facilities.
Beginning today, Hickman’s phase are 1A1, 1A2, and 70 years old and greater.
Go to https://covid19.tn.gov/covid-19-vaccines/county-vaccine-information/ and select Hickman County. Currently, it says 75+ but should update sometime tonight. Once you select Hickman and click “Select an Appointment” you’ll be directed to Hickman’s Waitlist page. You’ll see the update there. Those eligible can sign up.
Gov. Lee Announces New COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Tool Provides Tennesseans with Vaccine Updates
Today, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announced a new digital tool to help inform Tennesseans when they will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
The eligibility tool allows users to opt-in to receive updates and notifications about their vaccine phase and provides risk-based and age-based phase information at the county level.
Vaccine phases and the current estimated vaccine timeline can be found here.
The eligibility tool and COVID-19 information can be accessed at https://covid19.tn.gov/.