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. Polk County is following the required prioritization set by the federal government and the State of Florida in directing current vaccinations to any person 18 and over for the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines and 16 or over for the Pfizer vaccine.


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

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(863) 298-7500

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Mon-Fri: 8am - 5pm

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