Fort Bend reopens COVID vaccine registrations after receiving large shipment of doses – KHOU.com

UPDATE AT 11:10 A.M. — the registration portal has now closed for this latest round of doses announced Tuesday. Continue to follow the county’s website here for the latest updates out of Fort Bend County.

Note: the video in this story reports on why you should still get a coronavirus vaccine even if you have had the virus

We are still under phase 1A and 1B of the state’s COVID-19 vaccination plan, however.

For those that qualify, you can now sign up and schedule your appointment. Make sure to check your Junk/Spam folder and answer your phone even if you don’t recognize the number to ensure you get your appointment information.

If you have any questions about the COVID-19 vaccine’s safety or eligibility guidelines, please visit the DSHS information page or contact Fort Bend County’s vaccine question hotline at 832-471-1373.

“In the meantime, Fort Bend County is administering thousands and thousands of vaccines. We are incredibly grateful to all the staff, volunteers, and all those working overtime on the behalf of our community,” noted a press release from county health officials.