Edgar County continues to vaccinate those individuals in the priority group 1A.
Phase 1B rollout cannot take place until IDPH allows.
The timeline to move into Phase 1B is unknown at this time. Please keep watching our website for updates.
Our initial doses of Moderna vaccines have been administered to Edgar County healthcare workers per IDPH’s Phase 1A guidelines.
There currently is a very limited supply of COVID-19 vaccines, but supply will continually increase in the weeks and months that follow. COVID-19 vaccine will not be widely available until later in 2021. Eventually, everyone who wants a vaccine will be able to get one.
Qualifications for vaccination in Phase 1b have continued to change, with updates as recent as 1/6/2021. Currently, Phase 1B includes the below. (Note, however, additional “phasing” may be necessary to accommodate the large number of qualified individuals.)