Moderna COVID-19 vaccine now available for 65+ in Alachua County


Updated on December 27 with further information from the Florida Department of Health in Alachua County

The City of Gainesville just announced on Twitter that anyone 65 and over who is interested in getting a Moderna COVID-19 vaccine through the Alachua County Health Department can now sign up.

Those who want to register to receive the first of two doses have two options: click here to register or call (352) 334-8810, 8 a.m. to midnight, seven days a week, to register to receive the vaccine.

Registration requires your name, date of birth, phone number, and address. A representative from the Alachua County Health Department will contact registrants once vaccine availability is confirmed to provide vaccination time and location.

The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine is administered as a 2-dose series, 28 days apart.