More people are eligible for COVID-19 vaccines in Florida as Publix and Orange County open online appointments.
Publix will open online appointments at 7 a.m. for the Moderna vaccine.
Those who make an online appointment Monday will receive their dose of the vaccine on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday.
Here’s who can make an appointment:
- Long-term care facility residents and staff
- People aged 50 years and older
- People deemed extremely vulnerable
- Health care personnel with direct patient contact
- K-12 school employees
- Sworn law enforcement officers aged 50 years and older
- Firefighters aged 50 years and older
Publix is not allowing residents to make an appointment by phone — they must make an appointment online.
To make an online appointment, click here.
Publix will give Floridians another chance to make an appointment for the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine on Monday.
The next time appointments for the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine will be available at Publix is Wednesday.
Florida residents can also make an appointment at the Orange County Convention Center.
If you are unable to make an appointment at Publix or at the convention center, FEMA has a site that allows walk-ups.
Residents must be at least 50 to receive a vaccine at FEMA vaccine sites.
There is a FEMA site at Valencia College.