Connecticut Covid-19 Vaccinations: How to know when you can get yours. This will detail the the schedule of vaccinations and safety protocols. Please share this with your family and friends! As always, iHeartMedia wishes to thank all first responders and those on the front lines keeping us safe!
Connecticut is currently in Phase 1a. Those eligible for vaccine are:
Healthcare Personnel:All paid and unpaid persons serving in healthcare settings who have the potential for direct or indirect exposure to patients of infectious materials.
Long Term Care Facility Residents:Adults who reside in facilities that provide a range of services, including medical and personal care, to persons who are unable to live independently.
First Responders at risk of exposure to COVID-19through their response to medical emergencies such as Emergency Medical Technicians, Police, and Fire.
Phase 1a does not include healthcare personnel that do not have the potential for direct or indirect exposure to patients or infections materials. For example, if you are providing telehealth services and do not currently work in a healthcare setting providing in person care, you are not be eligible for vaccine in phase 1a.
For Individuals: Information about phases, and access to the vaccine for individuals, including healthcare personnel.
Distribution and Priority Vaccination
The state’s draft distribution plan (which is subject to change), developed by the Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Governor’s COVID-19 Vaccine Advisory Group is based on recommendations from the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP).
The anticipated phases of vaccine distribution in the State of Connecticut are:
Those interested may also find updated COVID-19 vaccination information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) here.