Saskatchewan’s COVID-19 vaccine appointment booking system has expanded the age group again.
The Sask. Health Authority says effective tomorrow at 8 a.m. (Sat), people 76-year-old and older will be able to book appointments.
Eligible residents can make an appointment online at www.saskatchewan.ca/covid19-vaccine or phone 1-833-727-5289 between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m.
As of 11 a.m. today (Fri), 5,616 appointments have been booked by people 80 and older, either online or by phone.
The total number of appointments made since launching yesterday morning (Thurs) at this point is 10,636. Of that total, 8,552 appointments were made online, and 2,084 appointments were made by phone.
The SHA also notes issues with people trying to call using their cell phone have now been resolved.