CORAL SPRINGS, FL – More people are becoming eligible for the Covid-19 vaccine, and more vaccine distribution locations are openings in Coral Springs and Broward County.
As of Tuesday, here’s the latest on who is eligible to get a vaccine:
- It’s still people 65 and older, long-term care facility residents and staff, and frontline healthcare workers.
- On Monday, Gov. Ron DeSantis opened up vaccines to firefighters, police officers, and staff at K-12 schools who are 50 and older, once the newly approved Johnson & Johnson vaccine arrives in Florida.
- Last week, physicians were given the ability to determine if those with high-risk medical conditions should be vaccinated at doctors’ offices and pharmacies.
And, as of Tuesday, here’s the latest on where vaccines are available:
- Florida Department of Health continues to run a pre-registration website: myvaccine.fl.gov. Once signed up, residents are notified when appointments near them are available at state-run vaccination sites.
If you can’t visit the website, you can sign up for a vaccine in Broward County by calling: 866-201-6313.
Vaccination sites are at:
- Coral Square Mall in Coral Springs.
- Tradewinds Park, 3600 W. Sample Road, Coconut Creek.
- Markham Park, 16001 W. State Road 84, Sunrise.
- Vista View Park, 4001 SW 142 Ave., Davie.
- Tree Tops Park, 3900 SW 100th Ave., Davie.
- Snyder Park, 3299 SW Fourth Ave., Fort Lauderdale.
- Central Broward Park and Broward County Stadium, 3700 NW 11th Place, Lauderhill.
- CVS Pharmacy stores in Broward County are taking appointment at: cvs.com/immunizations/covid-19-vaccine. Contact CVS customer service at 1-800-746-7287 for more information.
- All Publix pharmacies in Florida, including seven in Coral Springs, are providing the vaccine. Sign up here: publix.com/covid-vaccine/florida.
- Broward Health is offering vaccines at the Inter Miami CF Stadium at Lockhart Park, 1350 NW 55th St., Fort Lauderdale. Check BrowardHealth.org for updates on when new appointments are available.
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