EDITOR’S NOTE: This story was written in response to reader-submitted question by way of Open Source, a platform the place readers can ask Richland Supply’s newsroom to research a query.
MANSFIELD — Quite a few readers have requested by way of our Open Supply portal once they can start to schedule vaccine appointments.
On Tuesday, Richland Public Well being answered that query.
Richland Public Well being will likely be releasing a Central Scheduling toll free cellphone quantity on Thursday for calling to schedule an appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine from Richland Public Well being.
Please don’t name Richland Public Well being’s common quantity or go to Richland Public Well being’s constructing as we can not pre-schedule anybody besides through the use of the Central Scheduling quantity.
The Central Scheduling cellphone quantity, when introduced on Thursday, will likely be for registering seniors solely, beginning with these 80 years previous and older.
Right here’s Ohio Governor Mike DeWine’s plan for Section 1B (depending on vaccine provides):
Tuesday, Jan. 19: vaccinations will likely be obtainable to these 80 years previous and older.
Monday, Jan. 25: vaccinations will speak in confidence to these 75 years previous and older.
Monday, Feb. 1: vaccinations will speak in confidence to these 70 years previous and older. Additionally vaccinations will start for varsity personnel.
Monday, Feb. 8: vaccinations will speak in confidence to these 65 years previous and older.
Once more, please search for that quantity on Thursday to name for scheduling COVID-19 vaccinations. Don’t name Richland Public Well being’s common quantity.