SCHD establishes separate COVID-19 vaccine hotline

Staff report

SCIOTO COUNTY — Residents who reside in Scioto County, but not within the Portsmouth or Sciotoville city limits, now have a Scioto County COVID Hotline.

Scioto County COVID Hotline 740-302-3801 is now available to those residing in the county who want to schedule an appointment for the COVID Vaccine. Residents who live within the city limits please continue to call 740-352-7020.

Currently, the health departments are working with the Board of DD on those DD individuals with medical conditions eligible for vaccine this week. The Board of DD is providing a list of persons who are eligible. Those who are 75 and older may call the Hotline to schedule an appointment for this week.

The Hotline will be scheduling appointments following the state guidelines for vaccines. The Scioto County Hotline number is 740-302-3801. The Hotline hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Staff report