The State of Colorado is currently planning for the distribution of the new COVID-19 vaccine. Today, the state received its first shipments of the vaccine. Front-line healthcare workers are the first in line to receive the vaccine, and distribution will take place into the summer of 2021. The vaccine will be given at no cost.
Current information from the State of Colorado on its plans for the vaccine can be found on the website https://covid19.colorado.gov/vaccine. Here, you can find frequently asked questions; information on the vaccination phases; and resources for healthcare providers. Safety information and links to the pharmaceutical companies issuing the vaccine can also be found on the website.
Additionally, Legislative Council Staff have prepared a memorandum with details on the state’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.
The phases of vaccination distribution are as follows:
UPDATE, JANUARY 7, 2021 – the vaccine distribution phases have been revised. For the current timeline, visit https://covid19.colorado.gov/for-coloradans/vaccine/vaccine-for-coloradans.