Many hospitals have begun to implement new technology, like virtual assistants, that will walk patients through eligibility questions and allow online scheduling without waiting on hold or hope for a callback.Healthline: 7 Ways to Get a COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment if You’re 65 or Over
- Even though they are in a priority group, people age 65 and older can sometimes have difficulty securing an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccination.
- Experts say there are many ways to improve your odds, such as contacting your hospital and checking in with your pharmacist.
- On the day of your appointment, prepare by making a transportation plan and bring along proper documents and a face mask, experts advise.
Great guidance from GYANT Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Justin Graham, on navigating the vaccine appointment scheduling process.