After you join the wait list our staff will call, text or email you to make an appointment as vaccines become available. The vaccine site will be at UNCA.
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Patient facing direct health care workers include any paid or unpaid health care workers with direct patient contact.
The CDC defines frontline essential workers as first responders (e.g., firefighters and police officers), corrections officers,
food and agricultural workers, U.S. Postal Service workers, manufacturing workers, grocery store workers, public transit workers,
and those who work in the educational sector (teachers and support staff members) as well as child care workers.
List of conditions known to increase risk of severe illness to COVID-19
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertension or High Blood Pressure
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Type 2 Diabetes
Immunocompromised from solid organ transplant
Immunocompromised state (weakened immune system)
Neurologic conditions, such as Dementia
Overweight (BMI > 25 kg/m2, but < 30 kg/m2)
Pulmonary Fibrosis (having damaged or scarred lung tissues)