JACKSBORO, TN (SPECIAL TO WLAF) – The Campbell County Health Department is now booking appointments for individuals in Phase 1a1, 1a2 of the Tennessee COVID-19 Vaccination Plan and those aged 75 and up who wish to receive COVID-19 vaccinations. Residents of Campbell County can find out if they’re eligible for these phases of the vaccination plan by visiting HERE.

Those in Phase 1a1, 1a2 and those aged 75 and over who wish to receive a COVID-19 vaccination may register online HERE for an appointment. Click Campbell County on the map and then click “Make an Appointment” to register. Users will be asked to enter their name and contact information to be notified of their appointment date, time and location. Please keep in mind if you have called your local health department or the East Region COVID-19 Hotline to register for COVID-19 vaccination, your information has already been added to the waiting list and you do not need to register again online.

Residents of Campbell County who don’t have access to the internet who are in Phase 1a1, 1a2 or are age 75 or older and wish to register for a COVID-19 vaccination may call 865-549-5343 for assistance with registration.

The COVID-19 vaccines currently in use require two doses for the best protection against the virus. People who receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at the Campbell County Health Department will be contacted to make an appointment to receive their second dose of vaccine.

The COVID-19 vaccine supply is still limited, and availability will vary by county. The Campbell County Health Department will announce additional opportunities for residents to receive vaccinations as vaccine supplies become available, and as the county moves to new phases of the vaccination plan. Learn what phase Campbell County is in by visiting this address.

TDH reminds all Tennesseans that in addition to vaccination, wearing a face mask, maintaining social distance and getting tested when exposed or sick are critical to controlling the pandemic.

The Tennessee Department of Health updated the Tennessee COVID-19 Vaccination Plan Dec. 30. COVID-19 vaccines remain limited at this time, and Tennessee’s allocation plan prioritizes those most at risk of illness and death from COVID-19. Tennessee’s COVID-19 Vaccination Plan is available online HERE. Find answers to frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccination HERE.  (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 01/13/2021-6AM)

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