Columbus Regional Health continues to serve as a vaccination site for eligible healthcare workers in Bartholomew, Decatur, Jackson, and Jennings counties.
Beginning Friday, January 8, Indiana residents age 80 and older are also eligible to receive the vaccine as announced by the Indiana State Department of Health. Individuals in this age group should schedule their appointment at http://www.ourshot.in.gov, beginning Friday, January 8 at 9:00 a.m. Those who need to register by telephone or need transportation should call 211.
Caretakers, loved ones, or relatives of those age 80 and older are allowed to register for their eligible client, family member, or friend. You may also contact your physician for guidance or more information. Our Connection Specialists at WellConnect are also available to help with the registration process. Call them at 812.376.5136.
Additionally, we are pleased to share the following information that highlights some of the vaccine statistics from our clinic (as of January 6):
- Number of days the vaccine clinic has been open: 14 days
- Average number of vaccines administered per day: 237
- Highest one day total of vaccines administered: 318
- Total Vaccinated: 3,324