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PA Accelerates COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

A chart explaining the vaccine rollout timeline. April 5 marks vaccination eligibility for Pennsylvanians in 1BOn Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health and COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force announced the start of a special initiative to vaccinate targeted industry workers, along with the accelerated timetable for people in Phases 1B, 1C, and 2.  The rollout timeline is explained in the graphic attached and is available on the Department of Health COVID-19 Vaccine website.

As of April 5, all Pennsylvanians in Phase 1B will be eligible for the vaccine including people who receive home and community-based services through the Office of Developmental Programs. For more information on who is eligible in each phase, check out the COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution page or you can check your eligibility status on the Your Turn tool.

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