Phase 1A - Active Now -Priority is to vaccinate all healthcare personnel, long term care staff and residents.
COVID-19 Vaccine Lyon County Information
Public Health along with our community partners Avera and Sanford are moving to Tier1 of Phase 1B of vaccine planning.
Tier1-Phase1B includes the following:
65 and older
PK-12 schools, daycare social workers and early childhood education
SCHOOLS - Public Health is working directly with the schools; school staff do not call Public Health.
DAYCARE/EARLY CHILDHOOD/SOCIAL WORKERS - Contact Public Health at 712-472-8200 if you are interested in the vaccine.
FIRST RESPONDERS - Public Health is working directly with all First Responder Groups. Call Public Health with any questions at 712-472-8200.
PERSONS 65 AND OVER - Lyon County residents who see a doctor OUTSIDE of the county and have not already contacted our office, please call 712-472-8200 and we will get you on the list to receive the vaccine.
Lyon County residents who see a doctor with Avera or Sanford Rock Rapids, your provider will notify you directly.
IDPH continues to urge Iowans that while the vaccine is still a scarce resource, to practice virus mitigation efforts.
Phase 1C - Not active yet - No determination has been made.
Public Health will utilize all healthcare partners and media outlets to educate the public on when widespread vaccine is availalbe.
Lyon County residents can obtain CORONAVIRUS information at coronavirus.iowa.gov
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