We are committed to vaccinating our clients as quickly as possible based on supply and scheduling capacity. Due to the large number of eligible clients and the supply of available vaccine, we are vaccinating in phases. At this time, current eligible populations are frontline health care personnel, residents and staff in skilled nursing and long-term care facilities, police and fire personnel, correctional staff, adults ages 65 and over, educators and child care, individual enrolled in Medicaid long-term care programs, some public facing essential workers, non-frontline essential health care personnel, congregate living facility staff and residents, individuals with certain medical conditions and everyone age 16 and over. Individuals age 16 and 17 are ONLY eligible for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. Oneida County Health Departments only offers vaccine for ages 18 and over. For a more information regarding the COVID-19 vaccine, please visit our COVID-19 Vaccine page.

The Oneida County Health Department wants to give you the most up to date information on the COVID-19 vaccine in our community.