Mar 17, 2021 8:34 PM

Ellis Co. Health Department explains new vaccination process

Posted Mar 17, 2021 8:34 PM

Ellis County Health Department

  1. Ellis County will move to Phase 3 and 4 of the state’s vaccination plan on Monday, 3/22/2021. Due to the change in phases and the large number of individuals now eligible to receive the vaccine, ECHD will transition to a self-scheduling program for vaccination on 3/22/2021.
  2. The current registration form has been removed and the new program will be active on 3/22/2021.
  3. Anyone who has previously filled out the form will be scheduled and will receive a text message and email from First Care Clinic with their appointment time. You do not need to re- register. If you have previously filled out the registration form and have not received notification by 3/24/2021 please call 785-628-9440.
  4. Individuals over the age of 18 that wish to receive the COVID-19 vaccine must complete the online registration located at Click on the Vaccine Registration Form on the main page.

If you do not have access to internet, please call 785-628-9440 to have the form completed for you.

  1. Starting 3/22/2021, you will be able to self-schedule a time that is convenient for you.
  2. Upon successful completion of online scheduling, you will receive a confirmation email. You will also receive a reminder 24 hours prior to your appointment time. You can utilize this message to cancel or reschedule your appointment, if necessary. You do not need to call our office to cancel or change appointment.
  3. You will need to arrive at the vaccine clinic at the time of your appointment.
  4. Second doses will be scheduled at the time of your first vaccination.
  5. All vaccines will be given in the old Gordmans Building on the north end of Big Creek Crossing Mall at 2918 Vine St. Hays, KS 67601.

Register for your opportunity to receive COVID-19 Vaccine at

We appreciate the support and patience of the community. We are making every effort to provide as many vaccinations as quickly as possible and will continue to provide updates as they become available.