Anyone 16 And Older Will Be Eligible For The COVID Vaccine, 150,000 New Appointments Open On Monday

Every Illinois resident 16 and older will be eligible for the coveted COVID vaccine, beginning next week.

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- Now to the COVID-19 vaccine record. More than 154,000 doses given out in Illinois yesterday. That's the highest one-day vaccine total yet. And here's your chance to get a shot. Beginning today, you can book one of 150,000 new appointments opening up at any of the state-run vaccination sites. The available appointments start next week for anyone 16 or older. For more information on how to book, go to our website,, or call the IDPH hotline, 833-621-1284.