Hoosiers 16+ can sign up for COVID-19 vaccine appointments Wednesday

The state is reporting 757 new cases and 10 deaths.

INDIANA, USA — This is a weekly blog with daily updates on COVID-19 numbers, COVID vaccine and other related content across Indiana for the week of March 29, 2021. Governor Eric Holcomb does a live briefing at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Indiana’s mask mandate will expire statewide on Tuesday, April 6. Gov. Holcomb made the announcement last week.

Tuesday, March 30

More than 1.1 million Hoosiers are fully vaccinated, per the Indiana State Department of Health.

Hoosiers 30 and older, health care workers, long-term care residents, first responders who are regularly called to the scene of an emergency, educators and school support staff through grade 12 are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Beginning Wednesday morning, Hoosiers age 16 and older will be eligible to schedule a vaccination appointment.

There state also reported on Tuesday that there were 757 new cases and 10 deaths from COVID-19. Indiana’s death toll from COVID-19 now stands at 12,632.

Monday, March 29

The state is reporting 5,441 more people are fully vaccinated. There are 730 new COVID-19 cases and five deaths reported Monday.

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ISDH is reporting a total of 2,865,575 COVID-19 vaccine doses had been administered in Indiana as of Sunday, March 28. This includes 1,602,873 first doses and 1,082,702 individuals who are fully vaccinated. 

The fully vaccinated number represents individuals who have received a second dose of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines plus those who received the single Johnson & Johnson vaccine.                                       

To schedule a vaccine, visit https://ourshot.in.gov or call 211 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance.

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