The Imperial County Public Health Department is ready to move on to Phase 1a , Tier 2 in the California statewide COVID-19 vaccination program.

This tier includes essential , high-risk employees in intermediate care facilities , home health care and in-home supportive services , public health field staff , primary care clinics , and community health workers. Employees who qualify for this phase will be notified through their employers. Tier 1 included healthcare workers caring for and working directly with COVID-19 patients and those administering vaccines. 

The ICPHD will work with employers who have employees eligible to receive the vaccine. Additional information is available on the county health department website.