Hoosiers urged to "be patient" in signing up for COVID-19 vaccines

The Indiana Department of Health is asking Hoosiers to be patient when using their site or calling to sign up for the CVODI-19 vaccine.

Posted: Jan 8, 2021 11:08 AM
Updated: Jan 8, 2021 11:25 AM

INDIANAPOLIS, (WLFI) — The Indiana Department of Health is asking Hoosiers to be patient when using their site to sign up for the CVODI-19 vaccine. According to a released statement. high demand is causing slowdowns to the state’s vaccine registration site and 211 system. ISDH said both systems are working.

The vaccine registration site, https://ourshot.in.gov, is designed to put visitors into a holding queue when the volume is high. That can contribute to longer wait times or an error message, but Hoosiers should be able to check back at a later time to access the system.

“We are gratified by the high interest in vaccine registration for our most vulnerable Hoosiers and encourage everyone to be patient,” said State Health Commissioner Kris Box, M.D., FACOG. “We anticipated these scenarios on the first day and have a system in place to address them as quickly as possible.”

Individuals who are having difficulty registering online can also call one of Indiana’s Area Agencies on Aging for help with registration.

The ISDH says a caregiver or loved one also may make an appointment on behalf of an eligible senior.

At least one vaccine clinic will be located in each Indiana county. Tippecanoe's location is at Maple Point Drive near the mall and Payless. 

Vaccines are free, but insurance may be charged an administrative fee.

Appointments for the second dose will be made at the clinic when the first dose is administered.

Updates will be posted at https://ourshot.in.gov

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