Vaccination portal opens for 2nd dose Pfizer appointments

Beginning at 10 a.m. tomorrow, Jamaicans due their second dose of the Pfizer vaccine will be able to make their vaccination appointments.

Persons who fall in this category are asked to visit the Ministry of Health & Wellness’s website – and click on the vaccination appointment tab at the top of homepage to edit their appointment details. Persons will be able to choose their preferred date, time and vaccination centre. Appointments may also be made by calling the Vaccination Call Centre at 888-ONE-LOVE (888-663-5683).

Members of the public should take a government-issued identification (school ID for students) or letter from a Justice of the Peace and their vaccination card to their appointments. All persons due their second dose Pfizer must make an appointment to receive the vaccine.

In the coming days, Jamaica is to receive just over 145,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine, which includes 45,630 doses gifted by the Government of Suriname and another 100,620 purchased from the COVAX Facility. The dosages should cover all the persons currently due their second dose of the vaccine, including children and teens.