Preparing for Your COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment

24 Hours Prior to Appointment

In the 24 hours before your appointment, take the online COVID-19 screening. If you do not pass the screening, please call the Provincial Vaccine Information Line at 1-888-999-6488 as soon as possible. Do not come to your vaccine appointment.

On the Day of Appointment

On the day of your appointment:

  • Wear a mask. Masks continue to be required at all EOHU clinics and offices.
  • Bring proof of eligibility. This may include:
    • age-based eligibility:
      • a piece of government issued ID showing your name, photo and date of birth (e.g. OHIP card, driver’s licence, passport)
    • worker-based eligibility:
      • employer issued identification showing your name, photo and the name of the employer or setting where you provide services
      • a pay stub or a printed letter from the employer or other setting recognizing you as a worker
  • Do not arrive any earlier than 5 minutes before your appointment time. You will be turned away and asked to come back if you arrive more than 5 minutes before your appointment time.
  • Follow the signs and line up as instructed.
  • Pass a passive COVID-19 screening on arrival.
    • If you fail the screening, you cannot be vaccinated, and will need reschedule your appointment or go to a walk-in clinic when you are able to pass the screening.
  • Have regular meals.
  • Wear short sleeves.

A Quick Tour of an EOHU COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

Youth-Led Video Tour of an EOHU COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

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