Rappahannock Area Health District

RAHD Vaccination Plan

Rappahannock Area Health District is currently vaccinating individuals who meet Tier 1a criteria.  That criteria can be found here: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/covid-19-vaccine/.  We will move to Tier 1b the week of January 18, 2021. Criteria for Tier 1b can be found HERE.

WE VACCINATE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY – WALKS-INS WILL NOT BE ACCOMMODATED

If you are an employer that fits in a Tier 1a category, please do the following:

  1. Complete the survey on our website for phase 1a employers: https://tinyurl.com/RAHD-healthcare-vaccines
  2. This form alerts us that you are ready to have your staff vaccinated
  3. We will send your identified point of contact a detailed email with instructions on how to create an account in the CDC the Vaccine Administration Management System (VAMS)
  4. The identified point of contact will create an account in VAMS and will upload all of their employees into VAMS
  5. Each employee will receive an invitation email from VAMS that will allow them to create an account, register and schedule an appointment

If you are an employer that fits in the Tier 1b category, please do the following:

  1. Complete the survey on our website for phase 1b employers: https://bit.ly/RAHDTier1b
  2. This form alerts us that you are ready to have your staff vaccinated
  3. We will send your identified point of contact a detailed email with instructions on how to create an account in the CDC the Vaccine Administration Management System (VAMS)
    1. The identified point of contact will create an account in VAMS and will upload all their employees into VAMS
    2. Each employee will receive an invitation email from VAMS that will allow them to create an account, register and schedule an appointment

If you are an individual who is 75 or older:

  1. Complete the survey for those older than 75 on our website: https://redcap.link/rahd-75andover
  2. You will receive an email from the Vaccine Administration Management System (VAMS) asking you to register in the VAMS system
  3. Register in the VAMS system.
    1. Once you register, you can make an appointment for your vaccine.
    2. Remember that you must return in 3 or 4 weeks for a second dose of your vaccine.
  4. If you are not able to provide an email address, you will receive a phone call when clinics are being scheduled in our district