Gov. Brian Kemp announced the expansion on March 10 and encouraged eligible Georgian to find vaccination locations and make an appointment at myvaccinegeorgia.com.
“High-risk” medical conditions include asthma, cancer, cerebrovascular disease, chronic kidney disease, COPD, cystic fibrosis, diabetes, hypertension, heart conditions, immunocompromised state, liver disease, neurologic conditions (Dementia, ALS, Parkinson’s), overweight and obesity (BMI > 25 kg), pulmonary fibrosis, Sickle Cell disease, and thalassemia. Read more about the definitions at this link from the CDC.
Mercedes-Benz Stadium is gearing up to become a federal mass vaccination site and 10 other state-run sites are operational around Georgia.
The CDC has ranked Georgia the worst in the nation for delivering the coronavirus inoculations.