Phase 1A will include those below who choose to be vaccinated:
Healthcare workers and personnel who are routinely involved in the care of COVID-19 patients.
Residents and staff in nursing homes.
Residents and staff in assisted living facilities.
Patients and staff at state psychiatric hospitals.
People with developmental disabilities and those with mental health disorders, including substance use disorders, who live in group homes, residential facilities, or centers, and staff at those locations.
Residents and staff at our two state-run homes for Ohio veterans.
Phase 1B will specifically include those below who choose to be vaccinated:
Ohioans, age 65 and up.
Younger people with severe congenital, developmental, or early-onset medical disorders that make them particularly vulnerable – such as cerebral palsy; spina bifida; congenital heart disease; type 1 diabetes; inherited metabolic disorders; severe neurologic disorders including epilepsy; severe genetic disorders including Down Syndrome, Fragile X, Prader Willi Syndrome, Turner Syndrome; severe lung disease including cystic fibrosis and severe asthma; sickle cell anemia; and alpha- and beta-thalassemia.
Adults/employees in all schools that want to go back, or to remain, educating in person