DHS has determined that people who fit within the following categories are eligible for vaccination:
Phase 1A, including unaffiliated healthcare providers
Fire and police personnel that interact with the public
Adults aged 65 and older
Click here for information about COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility.
El Departamento de Servicios de Salud (DHS) ha determinado que las personas que entran en las siguientes categorías son elegibles para la vacunación:
Fase 1A, incluyendo los proveedores de atencion medica no afiliados
El personal de bomberos y policía que interactúa con el publico.
Personal de Correcciones
Adultos mayores de 65 años
**Please note: DHS has determined that Fire and Police are eligible to receive COVID-19 Vaccine as of January 18th. If you are a representative for these additional groups, please click the 1a link for more information.
Click here to view a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Document about COVID-19 Vaccines
Click here to view a Frequently Asked Questions Document about COVID-19 Vaccines (Spanish)
Haga clic aquí para obtener información en español
Click here to view a Frequently Asked Questions Document about COVID-19 Vaccines (Somali)
Click here to view a Frequently Asked Questions Document about COVID-19 Vaccines (Hmong)
The Wisconsin State Disaster Medical Advisory Committee (SDMAC) Vaccine Distribution Subcommittee has published its guidance to prioritize and identify priority populations for the COVID-19 vaccine. To review this guidance, please visit: https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/publications/p02858.pdf
The Center for Dignity in Healthcare for People with Disabilities has developed a social story about getting a COVID-19 vaccine. This is geared toward helping people with developmental disabilities have a better understanding of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) References:
COVID-19 facts: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/facts.html
Benefits of the COVID-19 Vaccine: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/vaccine-benefits.html
Vaccine FAQ: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/faq.html
COVID-19 Vaccine Safety: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/safety.html
COVID-19 Vaccines and Pregnancy: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/recommendations/pregnancy.html
Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS):
Data Information: https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/covid-19/vaccine-data.htm
General vaccine information: https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/covid-19/vaccine.htm
Individual and entities utilizing recommendations and referral processes provided by Brown County Public Health do so solely at their own risk. The County of Brown and Brown County Public Health base recommendations and referrals on guidance from other sources, including but not limited to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (WI DHS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Brown County Public Health does not endorse any specific COVID-19 vaccination or any specific Health Care Provider offering the vaccines. Vaccines and Health Care Providers are recommended based on availability. Individuals are encouraged to consult with qualified health care providers for diagnosis and treatment of any conditions they may have, and for answers to their personal health care questions.