By Lee Callahan
On Wednesday March 31, Washington entered Phase 1B tiers 3 and 4 of the state’s COVID-19 vaccine timeline. This advancement opened eligibility to about 2 million people, including people 16 years or older with two or more co-morbidities or underlying conditions, people age 60 and older, people, staff and volunteers in certain congregate living settings, and high-risk critical workers in certain congregate settings.
Exactly who is eligible? Please refer to DOH’s vaccine allocation and prioritization guidance document.
Phase Finder, the state’s online vaccine eligibility tool, is no longer needed to verify vaccine eligibility.
Those who need help can call the COVID-19 Information Hotline at 1-800-525-0127, then press #. Language assistance is available.