Tuesday, April 20, 2021

CK Public Health releases this week’s plan for COVID-19 vaccinations

The Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit have released their COVID-19 vaccination priorities for the week of March 8-12, 2021.

“Starting today, Chatham-Kent residents who are part of the following priority groups are invited to call 519-351-1010 (Monday to Friday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.) to book an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccination,” CK Public Health officials posted on social media on Monday, march 8, 2021.

“Please call and leave a message. Our staff will return your call to book an appointment time; staff will be returning calls between 8:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m.”

CK Public Health officials are encouraging people to call if they are part of the following priority groups:

– First Nation, Inuit, Metis and Urban Indigenous residents and their immediate household members aged 16+

– Adult recipients of chronic home care (and able to attend appointment at Bradley Centre Clinic)

– Residents who are turning 80 in 2021 (born in 1941 or before)

– Spouses of residents 80+

– ‘High Priority’ health care workers (more details here: https://bit.ly/3cho3pc)

“This new list of priority groups is in addition to previous groups who are still eligible for vaccination,” public health officials added.

For the latest updates on COVID-19 vaccinations in Chatham-Kent, visit: ckphu.com/covid-19-vaccine

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