COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution
IHS CDC COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution and Administration
The Indian Health Service is distributing vaccine allocations of the Pfizer vaccine, Moderna vaccine, and Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccine. All three COVID-19 vaccines authorized for use in the United States have been determined to be safe and effective in preventing severe COVID-19 illness, hospitalization, and death. The IHS supports CDC and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommendations for vaccine release.
- Weekly Update: Distribution and Administration by IHS Area
- Daily IHS Jurisdiction Update available at: CDC COVID Tracker - Vaccinations
Facilities Receiving Vaccine from IHSFederal, tribal, and urban facilities that receive the COVID-19 vaccine from the IHS [PDF - 115 KB].
On December 1, HHS announced that all tribal health programs and urban Indian organizations have chosen their preferred method for receiving a COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available. Tribal health programs and urban Indian organizations had the option of receiving the vaccine either through the IHS or their respective state.