COVID-19 Vaccine

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Getting Vaccinated in Nevada County

As of January 13th, we've received just over 3,000 vaccines that have been allocated from the Federal supply by the State. There are more than 28,000 residents in Nevada County who are 65+, 2x more than the State average. Nevada County also has 3x the population to be vaccinated in Tier 1A than some of our neighboring counties. 

Nevada County Public Health and local healthcare providers are working to vaccinate Nevada County as quickly, safely and equitably as possible.

See an infographic of our current vaccine schedule.

Stay in the Know

Bookmark this page for updates on where we are in our local vaccine rollout. If you have questions about which vaccination tier you fall into, call 211 Connecting Point at 1-833-DIAL211 to speak to a local call center agent, 24/7 in English or Spanish.

Sign Up for Vaccine Text Alerts

Text VACCINEINFO to 898211 to receive text messages with updates on vaccine availability in Nevada County.

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Vaccine Resources for Healthcare Providers

Find information and resources for healthcare providers, including:

  • Resources for administering the vaccine
  • FDA Emergency Use Authorization Fact Sheets
  • Information on vaccine safety
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California's COVID-19 Vaccine Information

See the State of California's Vaccine page for up-to-date information on:

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Vaccine Safety

COVID-19 vaccines authorized by the FDA have been shown to be safe and effective in clinical trials. The U.S. vaccine safety system ensures that all vaccines are as safe as possible. 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

See the CDC's vaccine safety page to learn how the federal government is working to ensure the safety of COVID-19 vaccines.

FDA Emergency Use Authorization Fact Sheets (EUA Fact Sheets)

Learn more about vaccine usage guidelines from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

California Scientific Safety Review Workgroup 

California formed a Scientific Safety Review Workgroup of experts to ensure the safety of COVID-19 vaccines. This workgroup has confirmed that the COVID-19 vaccines authorized by the FDA are safe and effective.

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Still Have Questions?

For questions about how to get a COVID test, general questions about COVID-19, or questions about general COVID guidelines, contact 211 by dialing 2-1-1 or 1-833-DIAL211. You can speak with a local call agent. Public Health keeps 211 up-to-date with the most current information available. 

Please note: Counties May Be in Different Places in Vaccine Administration

The California Department of Public Health has convened a Drafting Guidelines Workgroup which is leveraging national prioritization frameworks and reviewing data regarding occupational exposure and COVID risk to prioritize sectors across phases and tiered population groups. Counties will follow these guidelines in administering vaccine.

However, given the number of people falling into the various tiers in a specific county, the uptake of those in the priority group in getting vaccinated, and the logistics and timeline for use of the vaccine so that no doses go to waste, counties may be in different tiers in administering vaccine to their population.