City of Lincoln and Lancaster County Coronavirus (COVID-19) - How to Help

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COVID-19 Vaccine Information

The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) is following CDC and State of Nebraska guidelines to distribute the vaccine. We are committed to ensuring that everyone who lives, works or learns in Lincoln and Lancaster County can receive a vaccine.

COVID-19 Vaccine Registration

Sign up to be notified when it's your turn

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A safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine plays a critical role in providing protection against the virus, preventing illness and saving lives. Every resident is encouraged to get vaccinated as soon as vaccine is available to them. Sign up now to be notified when it's your turn.

Due to a limited supply, health officials are vaccinating people in phases. As supply increases, more people will be able to receive the vaccine.

Phases & Tiers

Following State guidelines, LLCHD is using a system to vaccinate groups that have high risk of exposure to COVID-19 or of becoming very sick from the disease. The phases below may be revised as new information becomes available.

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Phase 1A

  • Healthcare
  • EMTs
  • Long-term Care Staff & Residents

NE DHHS Phase 1A Recommendations

Phase 1B

Ongoing
Tier I
Tier II
  • Funeral Homes, Coroners
  • Grocery
  • Food Processing
Tier III
  • Transportation
    1. Trucking
    2. Railroad
    3. Gas stations
  • U.S. Postal Service
  • Public Transit
    1. Bus
    2. Air

NE DHHS Vaccine Phase 1B Prioritization

Phase 1C

  • Congregate living (residential treatments, corrections, homeless shelters)

Phase 2A

  • Ages 50-64

Phase 2B

  • Ages 16-49

Vaccination Timeline

The following tentative vaccination timeline is provided by the State of Nebraska and is current as of February 2021.

Vaccination timeline, tentative, NE DHHS

Lancaster County residents can track the progress of COVID-19 vaccine efforts at lincoln.ne.gov/COVID19dashboard.

Vaccinating Lancaster County’s entire population will take time. Health officials stress that residents must continue to protect themselves, their loved ones, and their community by wearing masks, watching their distance, washing hands, and avoiding crowded places, close contact and confined spaces.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information for You and Your Family