The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) now has a direct link that takes you right to the page to send your contact information to the West Piedmont District of the Virginia Department of Health if you meet the Group 1-b requirement. A link sent out last week had to be embargoed until Monday, according to Nancy Bell with the VDH.
The old link works again now, but the new link takes you to the same place with less clicking, we found. You won’t be confirming an appointment with the Health Department, but you will be notified when the vaccine is available for you.
Bell says she understands the frustration many are experiencing as the vaccine becomes more available, albeit slowly.
“This is a tremendous effort and it’s going to take time,” Bell explained Monday.
Here are the requirements for Group 1-b:
Here is the link