On Thursday, March 25th, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced changes to COVID-19 vaccine eligibility.
The Governor announced that beginning Monday, March 29th, the State of Florida’s eligibility based on age will be lowered to all residents 40 years of age or older.
The eligibility will further be expanded on April 5th to all adults in the state.
In the state, 5,205,239 residents have received at least one dose of the vaccine, with 2,853,667 having completed their vaccine doses. 658,209 Miami-Dade County residents have received at least one dose and 328,883 have completed their vaccine doses.
The state has created a vaccine locator on its site, for residents to find local vaccine administration locations.