Who can get a COVID-19 vaccination in Ohio this week?

Who can get a COVID-19 vaccination in Ohio this week?

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - 19 News is taking a look at the first eligible group of Ohioans who qualify.

Phase 1B of Ohio’s COVID-19 vaccination program kicks off this week.

Ohioans 65 and older, those with severe medical disorders, and some K-12 school employees will be able to get the shot over the next few weeks.

The distribution of the vaccine is by the group.

Beginning Tuesday, January 19, Ohioans 80 years and older will be eligible.

Then next week that will expand to include ages 75 and up, along with people who have severe congenital or developmental disorders.

Check out this list for vaccine providers near you.

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