Qualified Workers COVID-19 Vaccinations

Public Health – Dayton & Montgomery County will be hosting a vaccination clinic specifically for individuals who qualify for COVID-19 vaccinations based on their occupation.

The vaccination clinic is by prior appointment only. No walk-up service will be provided.
(Please note: You must show work ID or other documentation to show proof of inclusion in this phase. If you do not have organization identification, please bring a recent pay stub or a letter from your employer as proof of employment. Identification will be checked at the door. You will not be able to receive a vaccine without it.)

You may reserve an appointment time at the link below

Event time and location
Saturday March 13, 2021
9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m.
Dayton Convention Center, 22 E 5th St, Dayton, OH 45402

If you are unable to come at this time, please visit www.phdmc.org where you will find information about additional vaccine clinic dates and times. 


Call the COVID-19 information line at (937) 225-6217, Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Please be aware: To receive the vaccine, you must not have received any other vaccine in the last 14 days, and you must not have received antibody treatment in the last 90 days. If you have additional questions regarding whether you should receive the vaccine, please consult with your physician.

Qualifying Occupations
Must be an Ohio resident or work in Ohio
Medical services
EMS responders / Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) / DMAT
Long-term care facilities (nursing home and assisted living) staff and residents
Freestanding emergency departments not vaccinated within the hospital systems
Group homes staff and residents
Residential care facilities staff and residents
Home health care staff
All medical and clinical staff who provide direct patient care
Mental health independent living facilities
Shelter staff Shelter residents who are in shelter for 30 days or more Health care groups working in schools.
Health care providers, patient facing, not vaccinated through a hospital
Child care services
Administrators, lead and assistant teachers, and substitutes enrolled in Ohio’s professional registry, working in open child care and pre-kindergarten programs
Licensing specialists employed by the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services or county Job and Family Services agencies.
Funeral services
Funeral home directors Cremator operators Apprentices
Law enforcement and corrections officers
Sworn law enforcement officers and peace officers who have first responder or direct supervisory responsibilities. These persons must be active-duty, i.e. working a regular minimum of 20 hours a week. This does not include retired, “special,” or reserve persons.
Corrections staff, including probation and parole staff, who provide direct services to an adult or juvenile inmate or a court-supervised individual
Individuals who have a valid active firefighting certificate in the State of Ohio who are active members or employees of a recognized Ohio fire department. This does not include retired, emeritus, or reserve individuals.
March 8, 2021