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Posted on: January 19, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine: DuPage County Health Department Updates

DCHD upates

Sign-Up for Health Department Updates

vaccine timelineAnyone who lives, works, or attends college/university in DuPage County can register for updates about where and when the COVID-19 vaccine will be available HERE 

The DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) expanded their vaccination eligibility beginning March 24 to include Phase 1b Plus individuals who were previously not eligible in DuPage County due to limited local availability of vaccines. While the DCHD may still prioritize appointment notifications for those individuals identified as higher risk, such as persons over 65 years, all eligible groups may now register and begin to receive County appointment notifications. In DuPage County, an estimated 174,443 DuPage County residents will become newly eligible in Phase 1b Plus.

DCHD is one of many providers in DuPage County currently administering the COVID-19 vaccine. These include healthcare providers and retail pharmacies. We encourage residents to explore all options to access the vaccine, sign-up on multiple lists, and take advantage of the soonest appointment available to them. The State of Illinois has created a vaccine locator map with the approved vaccine providers. Visit here to view the map.

For more information on vaccine distribution, please visit the DuPage County Health Department website

COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center

The DuPage County Health Department’s COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center is available to answer COVID-19 vaccine related questions. Call (630) 682-7400 and a representative will assist you. 

Press 1 - for general questions about the COVID-19 vaccine or how to register to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Press 2 - to cancel or confirm an existing appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine, to report a COVID-19 outbreak or for questions regarding COVID-19 testing. 

The call center is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Avoid COVID-19 Vaccine Scams

Protect yourself from COVID-19 vaccine scams. Know the signs of fraud and report potential scams right away. You can make a report online or by calling 800-HHS-TIPS (800-447-8477). For more information, please visit here.

COVID Vaccine Scams

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