Overview

To reduce the spread of COVID-19 and its impacts on health and society, a safe and effective vaccine is the most important intervention to end the pandemic. Many of the decisions regarding who gets the COVID-19 vaccine depends on the decisions of the state and federal government. This includes the amount of vaccine Polk County will receive, when, and how.

The state’s allocation plan is based on a phased approach while the vaccine doses are in limited supply, as they are now. Polk County is following the required prioritization set by the federal government and the State of Florida in directing the first vaccinations to high-risk health care workers and residents of long-term care facilities at the highest risk of contracting COVID-19, as well as any person over the age of 65.

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Current Status

We are currently scheduling vaccinations for registrations that were made on:

January 21st, 2021
Please note:

If you registered prior to the date shown above and have not been contacted, please reach out to us at the call center for assistance.

Need help?

If you aren’t sure what you’re looking for, or need clarification, you can contact our COVID-19 Vaccine Hotline.

Call center

(863) 298-7500

Call center hours

Mon-Fri: 8am - 5pm

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