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Hernando County to open vaccination appointment portal to residents age 65 and older on January 31

By Ashley D. Thomas, Public Information Officer

January 28, 2021

Brooksville, Fla.— The CDR Maguire Health & Medical patient portal will go live to book COVID-19 vaccine appointments, this Sunday, January 31 at 3 p.m. for Florida residents age 65 or older who would like to schedule an appointment for the first dose of the vaccine.

Hernando County has received 1,500 total doses of the vaccine, to be administered in the following 2, 750-dose blocks:

 

  • February 2nd from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. at the Hernando County Fairgrounds (6436 Broad St., Brooksville, FL. 34601)
  • February 3rd from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. at the Hernando County Fairgrounds (6436 Broad St., Brooksville, FL. 34601)

The Hernando County appointment portal will go live at 3 p.m. on January 31st. People can then schedule their appointments in one of the above slots on a first come, first served basis using the two options shown below:

 

Appointments are required to get the vaccine. Walkups will not be accommodated.

Today, the State of Florida released information about a pre-registration system at myvaccine.fl.gov. This site is independent of Sunday’s signup for Hernando County appointments for vaccines. Registering at that site DOES NOT REPLACE signing up at the Patient Portal as the site is not yet in use in Hernando County.

You must register and log into the CDR Maguire Patient Portal at www.patientportalfl.com to register for the appointments that will go live Sunday.

 

Hernando County expects to receive allocations of vaccine from the state as it is made available. Vaccination appointments will be provided to the public based on the vaccine supply allocation received. Limited availability of vaccines is anticipated over the next several weeks.

 

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More about CDR Maguire: Health & Medical

 

CDR Maguire’s healthcare team has been providing PCR, Antibody and Antigen COVID-19 test kits, laboratory services, test site logistics and management, and medical supplies and PPE, to state and local governments since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. CDR Maguire’s proprietary software, CDR HealthPro™, is designed to collect and keep track of patient data integrating all patient, county, state, and federal needs into one streamlined portal.