Next phase of people eligible for COVID vaccine in Pennsylvania

Coronavirus

Phase 1C starts Monday

Pennsylvania experts: vaccine access

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(WKBN) – Monday starts a new phase for COVID vaccines in Pennsylvania.

Phase 1C includes more people now eligible to get vaccinated:

  • Essential workers in these sectors:
    • Transportation and logistics
    • Water and wastewater
    • Food service
    • Housing construction
    • Finance, including bank tellers
    • Information technology
    • Communications
    • Energy, including nuclear reactors
    • Legal services
    • Federal, state, county and local government workers, including county election workers, elected officials, and members of the judiciary and their staff
    • Media
    • Public safety
    • Public health workers

The next phase in the vaccine rollout, Phase 2, is the last step in the process. Anyone over 16 years old will be able to get a vaccine starting April 19.

For more information about the coronavirus vaccine in Pennsylvania, visit the state health department’s website.

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