MUSKEGON COUNTY, Mich. — Muskegon County residents can now enroll to receive COVID-19 vaccinations according to Michigan’s Department of Health and Human services.
This news followed a Wednesday announcement from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. Muskegon county is distributing the vaccine in four phases (as they become available).
Phase 1A includes paid/unpaid healthcare workers who are at risk of being exposed to patients or infectious materials and can’t work remotely, as well as residents/workers in long term care facilities.
Phase 1B includes Muskegon County's essential workers: first responders, frontline state workers, federal workers, jail/prison staff and pre-K-12 teachers and childcare providers.
Vaccinations for those not mentioned in either phase an expect access later in 2021. Information on the vaccination process can also be found at maskupmuskegon.org.