The Health District is working in coordination with the Nevada State Immunization Program and State Public Health Preparedness staff to ensure there is equitable access to the vaccine by critical populations identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

We are receiving the vaccine in phases and have limited numbers of doses so vaccine is being administered according to Nevada’s Vaccine Playbook to the groups who are most at risk of direct exposure to the virus do to their occupation or their age. A list of groups who are eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccine based on Nevada’s Vaccine Playbook is  available here.