Individuals can sign up for the vaccine using one website.
Frederick, Md (KM) The Frederick County Health Department says it has joined the state’s pre-registration system for COVID-19 vaccinations. The agency says this will allow residents to sign up for an appointment on one website to receive the vaccination at sites operated by the county as well as those which are run by the state, or state-supported. The website address is http://onestop.md.gov/preregistration.
The Health Department says it will continue sending appointment invitations to individuals who have completed the Vaccine Interest Form. Those who register through the state site will also be sent an appointment invitation to County Health Department vaccination clinics.
Appointments are still needed for anyone who wants to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Frederick County and the rest of Maryland are in Phase 3 of distribution. Anyone 16 and older are eligible to receive the coronavirus shot
For those who need a specific type of vaccine can go to https://vaccinefinder.org/
Those who need help in scheduling an appointment can still call the Frederick County Appointment Line which operates from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM,. Monday through Friday. It’s available in English at 301-600-7900, and in Spanish at 301-600-7905.
The Maryland COVID Vaccine Support Center can be reached 1-855-MDGOVAX (1-855-634-6829). It operates everyday from 7:00 AM until 10:00 PM.
By Kevin McManus