Residents 75 and older can now able book vaccine appointment

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As Chatham-Kent continues its vaccination rollout, the next group of recipients are invited to book their appointments.

Chatham-Kent Public Health is now inviting all residents 75 years of age and older and all health care workers to book their COVID-19 vaccination appointments at the John Bradley Centre.

Those who fall into the category are encouraged to call the COVID-19 Vaccination Line at 519-351-1010 to book a vaccination appointment. Health care workers invited to book appointments now include the highest priority, very high priority, high priority and moderate priority.

Residents born in 1946 or earlier with the last name starting with A-M are asked to please call Monday, Wednesday and Friday, whereas residents 75 years and over with the last name starting with N-Z, please call Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Those booking appointments can leave a message, and public health staff will return calls daily between 8:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m.

For the latest COVID-19 vaccination updates, please visit: ckphu.com/covid-19-vaccine

Bird Bouchard, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, The Ridgetown Independent News