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Updated Jan. 19, 2021

The Johnson County Department of Health and Environment (JCDHE) is ready for individuals who are in Phase 2 of the Kansas Department of Health and Environment COVID-19 Vaccine Prioritization Plan to express their interest in receiving the COVID-19 vaccination.

Those who qualify for Phase 2 may visit https://redcap.jocogov.org/surveys/?s=8KWLNLWWHL (En español) to fill out the interest form.

This interest form is not an appointment and does not reserve a vaccine for you. Once the vaccine is available for Phase 2, JCDHE will contact you with further instructions on how to schedule an appointment to receive your vaccination.

If you are not in one of the Phase 2 categories, please do not fill out the form. We thank you for your continued patience as we finish vaccinating all our healthcare workers who are in Phase 1. We expect to be completed with Phase 1 and ready to move to Phase 2 by the end of January dependent on vaccine availability.

Phase 2 groups include:

  • Persons aged 65 and over
  • Persons (employees and residents) in congregate settings, such as:
    • Homeless shelters/homeless housing settings.
    • Congregate childcare institutions, adult and child protective services.
    • Emergency shelters or safe houses for victims of domestic violence.
    • Corrections facilities, including jails and juvenile justice facilities.
    • Behavioral Health institutions (including mental health institutions) and residential treatment centers.
    • Adult care homes, those in home plus facilities not covered in phase 1.
    • Senior living homes.
    • Personal care aides.
  • High-contact critical workers, such as:
    • First responders, correction officers.
    • Grocery store workers and food services.
    • K-12 and childcare workers.
    • Food processing.
    • Large-scale aviation manufacturing plants.
    • Transportation workers.
  • Workers in the following industries, if they regularly need to be in high-risk settings to perform their duties:
    • Retail, warehouses and sales outlets.
    • Agriculture.
    • Supply of critical services or materials for the COVID-19 response.
    • The U.S. Postal Service.
    • Department of Motor Vehicles.
  • All unvaccinated persons prioritized in previous phases.

For more information about the vaccine in Johnson County, see our Frequently Asked Questions.


Number of doses received/administered by JCDHE

Doses Date received Received from Being administered to
1,200 12-21-20 KDHE Johnson County DHE and EMS staff
2,800 12-31-20 Health Partnership Clinic Phase 1
1,000 1-11-21 Health Partnership Clinic Phase 1
1,000 1-12-21 KU Med Phase 1
1,000 1-13-21 KU Med Phase 1
350 1-13-21 Children's Mercy Hospital Phase 1
(2nd dose)
1-13-21 Health Partnership Phase 1
(2nd dose)
1-13-21 KDHE Phase 1
(2nd dose)
1-14-21 Health Partnership Phase 1
3,900 1-14-21 KDHE Phase 1


Distribution guidelines

The Johnson County Department of Health & Environment is following the vaccine distribution guidelines of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.

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(Version of KDHE table accessible to screen readers)

This state plan is subject to change. Questions about the plan can be directed to KDHE:

For more information, visit:


Health care providers/workers information

If you are a health care-associated worker who lives or works in Johnson County and you have not received the first round of your COVID-19 vaccination, visit https://jocovaccine.setmore.com/ to schedule an appointment. You will need to bring proof of residency along with your proof of employment or medical license/certificate.
Health care providers who want to administer the COVID-19 vaccine to their patients or staff can email a request to KDHE at [email protected]. KDHE will send the health care provider an enrollment form and instructions on how to order, store and administer the vaccine.


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