COVID-19 Vaccinations

If you do not have an appointment, please do not show up for a vaccine. You will be turned away.  

Updated 2/19/21 


UPCOMING 1ST DOSE VACCINE CLINICS


UPCOMING 2ND DOSE VACCINE CLINICS 

  • Wednesday, March 3, 7:00am - 7:00pm (1st Pfizer dose given 2/10/21)     
  • Thursday, March 4, 7:00am - 7:00pm (1st Pfizer dose given 2/11/21)                          
  • Vail Health will be providing 2nd doses of either Moderna or Pfizer vaccine for those that received their first vaccination at Vail Health Hospital (first and second doses of Moderna administered 4 weeks apart and Pfizer is 3 weeks apart). Please show up at your scheduled appointment time and bring your ID, health insurance card and COVID-19 vaccine card.
  • Please do not show up to the hospital expecting to receive 1st dose left-over vaccine.   
 

Currently Eligible to Receive the COVID-19 Vaccine

All eligibility and sign-up information is determined and managed by Eagle County Public Health: www.eaglecountycovid.org

 

Eagle County Sign-up & Info

  • In a coordinated effort, Vail Health is working with Eagle County Public Health to schedule COVID-19 vaccinations for Eagle County community members. All public COVID-19 vaccinations are being scheduled by Eagle County Public HealthEagle County residents may sign up for future vaccine clinics using the Eagle County COVID-19 Vaccination Request Form or by calling 970-328-9750.  
  • If the number of sign-ups exceeds the available amount of vaccine doses, appointments will be issued based on a lottery system among those eligible residents. Those who are selected to receive a vaccination will be contacted using the phone or email address they provided to schedule an appointment.​​​​​
 

What To Consider When Scheduling Your Appointment

  1. You cannot receive the COVID-19 vaccine if you have received any other vaccines within 14 days.
  2. You must meet the criteria below to receive a vaccine:
    • Residents are defined as those with a permanent mailing or physical address within Eagle County, and who will be present for 30 days past their first dose of vaccine to receive a second dose; or, those who own property in Eagle County and reside there for greater than 30 days at a time, and who will be present for 30 days past their first dose of the vaccine to receive a second dose
  3. Please review the following vaccine information below:
  4. If you have received your first dose with Vail Health, an appointment will be schedule with you for your second dose at Vail Health. If you have questions, please email covidvaccine@vailhealth.org.
    • Pfizer is 21 days after first dose
    • Moderna is 28 days after first dose 
  5. Once vaccinated, when am I fully protected from COVID-19?


Vail Health COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

If Eagle County Public Health assigns you to a Vail Health COVID-19 vaccine clinic, here is what you need to know:

  1. If you have questions about your Vail Health COVID-19 vaccine appointment or have any problems with our scheduling website, please email covidvaccine@vailhealth.org. This email is monitored and is the quickest way for you to get answers.
     
  2. Please arrive at the Vail Health COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic, in the former Emergency Room of the west wing of the hospital, during the window you sign up for.
    • The Vail Health COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic is located in the former Emergency Room of the west wing of the hospital at 181 West Meadow Drive in Vail, Colorado.
    • If you are coming for the vaccine only, we ask that you park in Lionshead as the structure is free for 2 hours. The West parking lot is reserved for The Steadman Clinic and Howard Head Sports Medicine patients, but is available if necessary for accessibility. You may also use the patient parking accessible via South Frontage Road.
    • The appointment will take approximately 45 minutes.
    • The hospital is currently not permitting visitors. We are permitting one visitor or caregiver to accompany you to your appointment only if there is a medical need
       
  3. You will be directed to a line to register for your appointment
    • Please come prepared with the following documents
      • Government Identification (Driver’s License, Passport, etc. to validate current age)
      • Insurance Card (if available)
    • Although we are collecting insurance information, patients will not incur any costs for vaccination appointments regardless of insurance status.
    • You will be directed to a space to receive your vaccine.
    • After your vaccine, you will be asked to wait in the lobby for a 15 minute observation period in order to ensure it is safe for you to return home
     

 Additional Information


When can I come in to get a COVID-19 vaccine?  
I am eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine, what do I need to know? Questions?
  • Eagle County Public Health's COVID-19 response team: Email covidquestions@eaglecounty.us.  
  • Please do not email your provider or call Colorado Mountain Medical or Vail Health.
  • We are unable to influence the priority or timing of who gets vaccinated.
     
Is the COVID-19 vaccine safe?
Like all vaccines, any COVID-19 vaccine must meet safety and effectiveness requirements set by the FDA before it is made available to the public. The CDC also has great information online: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/index.html