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COVID-19 Vaccine Updates

Klamath County has vaccinated 19,085 of 68,188 county residents.

updated April 12, 2021

data from the Oregon Health Authority

Sky Lakes regularly updates our coronavirus vaccine and resources pages to provide information that is as accurate as possible. Please check this page regularly and call our call center for updates on upcoming Vaccine clinics and vaccine eligibility.

Schedule an appointment

Due to the fragility of the COVID-19 vaccine after its vial has been punctured, vaccines can be administered by appointment only. Appointments cannot be made on site and walk-ins are not accepted.

Call Center

Sky Lakes receives a limited number of vaccine doses each week. Sky Lakes Medical Center encourages anyone in eligible categories to call 1-833-606-4370 Wednesdays to learn appointment availability for the week.

If you are eligible for a vaccine, please call 1-833-606-4370, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, to schedule an appointment.

To schedule an appointment for your second dose, please call the call center two weeks after your first dose. Please do not call Monday or Wednesday mornings to schedule your second dose.

MyChart

You can also self-schedule and pre-register to get vaccinated against COVID-19 on MyChart

go to

Visits > Schedule appointment > Immunization > Answer the questions at the bottom of the page to select COVID-19 immunization

For directions with illustrations, see the MyChart vaccine scheduling walkthrough.

Don't have a MyChart account? You can learn how to set one up here.

Eligibility

Eligibility For Klamath County Residents

March 31, 2021 -- Klamath County today received formal permission from Oregon Gov. Kate Brown’s office to start scheduling COVID-19 vaccinations for individuals 16 and older with qualifying underlying health conditions, frontline workers who are face-to-face with the public and their family members, and people living in multi-generational households (three generations or more).

Klamath County residents 18 and older with qualifying underlying health conditions and frontline workers who are face-to-face with the public as well as their families can now schedule COVID-19 vaccination appointments for two Sky Lakes clinics this week.

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown expanded eligibility to qualifying people 16 and older, however, only the Pfizer vaccine is approved for the younger group and Sky Lakes must wait for Pfizer allotments to announce appointment eligibility for residents between the ages of 16 and 18.

Governor Brown announced April 6, 2021 that all Oregonians age 16 and older will become eligible for vaccination on April 19, 2021.

*underlying health conditions that qualify are as follows:

  • cancer
  • chronic kidney disease
  • chronic lung disease, COPD, asthma, interstitial lung disease, cystic fibrosis, and pulmonary hypertension
  • dementia and other neurological conditions
  • down syndrome
  • heart conditions
  • BMI of 25 or greater
  • pregnancy
  • diabetes
  • sickle cell disease or thalassemia
  • current or former smoker
  • people who are immunocompromised from an organ transplant or HIV infection
  • liver disease
  • stroke or cerebrovascular disease that affects blood flow to the brain
  • substance use disorders

Upcoming Clinics

First-dose (Pfizer specific) clinic dates at the Sky Lakes vaccination clinic on the fourth floor of Sky Lakes Medical Center. These first doses are for all eligible individuals aged 16 and 17 in Klamath County. If you aren't sure if you're eligible or not, refer to our eligibility section above.

Tuesday April 13, 2021

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First-dose clinic dates at the Sky Lakes vaccination clinic on the fourth floor of Sky Lakes Medical Center. These first doses are for all eligible individuals in Klamath County. If you aren't sure if you're eligible or not, refer to our eligibility section above.

Thursday April 22, 2021

Friday April 23, 2021

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First-dose clinic dates at the Sky Lakes vaccination clinic at the Collaborative Health Center. These first doses are for all eligible individuals in Klamath County. If you aren't sure if you're eligible or not, refer to our eligibility section above.

Saturday April 24, 2021

Shots are by appointment only and can be scheduled by calling 1-833-606-4370; no walk-in slots or on-site appointments are available. The call center is open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.

If you have an appointment please refer to this map