OHA Contracts with 211info to Provide COVID-19 Vaccine Information

The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) is contracting with 211info to provide COVID-19 vaccine information and referral services to individuals and agencies from December 2020 through June 2021. Services will include assisting people in Oregon in finding access to the appropriate COVID-19 vaccine, answering questions about available vaccines, and offering assistance in acquiring immunization history using ALERT IIS. OSU College of Pharmacy will operate as a backup to the 211 information center by helping people in Oregon understand vaccine safety, risk, and efficacy as needed. The grant that will find this project is pending approval.