The ADRC of the Lakeshore is partnering with the Manitowoc County Health Department to ensure that all individuals with health conditions that put them at high risk for severe COVID-19 disease can receive the vaccine.
These health conditions include asthma, cancer, COPD, diabetes, dementia and other neurological conditions, Down syndrome, heart problems, high blood pressure, kidney disease, being overweight or obese (a BMI above 25) and several others. People who are 65 or older are also eligible to schedule an appointment.
If you or your doctor believe that you are at high risk for COVID-19, call the ADRC of the Lakeshore at 877.416.7083 to receive help scheduling an appointment.
The organization will also offer an informational session to discuss the various forms of Medicare and provide information about enrollment, costs, coverage and much more. This session is especially helpful to anyone who is new to Medicare or turning 65. This presentation will be offered virtually April 13, 3-4 pm. Call the ADRC of the Lakeshore to find out more or to register.