Eligibility for Vaccinations includes School Staff

As of March 15, 2021, Indiana educators and school staff are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine at all vaccination sites. Eligibility includes teachers and staff in pre-kindergarten through high school, child care centers, licensed child care providers, janitors, cafeteria workers, substitute teachers and classroom aides. In addition, all individuals 50-years-old and older are also eligible for the vaccines.

Decatur County Memorial Hospital (DCMH) is one of 50 Indiana hospitals chosen as a COVID-19 vaccination site for its community. Appointments can be scheduled by visiting https://ourshot.in.gov. Those needing assistance with registration can call the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) at 211 or 866-211-9966. A caregiver or loved one may also make an appointment on behalf of an eligible senior.

To date, DCMH has vaccinated more than 5500 individuals. As availability of the vaccine increases, DCMH will continue to vaccinate in order of most- to least- vulnerable community members following state guidelines initiated by the ISDH.

For more information about COVID-19 protocols or vaccinations as they become available, visit dcmh.net/covid19.


Founded in 1922, Decatur County Memorial Hospital provides a wide range of valuable services to the community including high-value patient-centered care, leadership and education. DCMH is accredited by the DNV GL (International Healthcare Accreditation). To learn more about our history, management and services, visit dcmh.net or call 812-663-4331.

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