Vaccine Eligibility Update

For Pennsylvanians looking to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, eligibility has now expanded beyond Phase 1A, which primarily focused on people age 65 and over and those age 16-64 with high-risk health conditions.
As of this week, people in Phase 1B became eligible to schedule a vaccination appointment. Phase 1B includes: people in congregate settings not otherwise specified as long-term care facilities, and persons receiving home and community-based services; U.S. Postal Service workers; manufacturing workers; clergy and other essential support for houses of worship; public transit workers; and education workers.
Starting Monday, April 12, all residents in Phase 1C will be eligible to start scheduling vaccination appointments. This phase includes essential workers such as those in the following fields: transportation and logistics; water and wastewater; food service; shelter and housing; finance, including bank tellers and insurance carriers; information technology and communication; energy, including nuclear reactors; legal; federal, state, county and local government workers, including county election workers, elected officials and members of the judiciary and their staff; news media; public safety; and public health workers.
Starting Monday, April 19, all residents will be eligible to start scheduling vaccination appointments.
To learn more about COVID-19 vaccines, including the state’s vaccination plan and how to schedule an appointment, click here.
Further contact information for our area includes:
• Dauphin County Drive-Through with UPMC Pinnacle: 844-876-2822
• Penn State Health Vaccine Registration: 844-774-8883
• Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging – 717-780-6130 (for assistance with vaccine registration)
• Lebanon County Mass Vaccination Site – Available Appointments: