Get Vaccinated

Find out when and how you can get a vaccine.

Who is Eligible?

  • Currently, frontline healthcare workers are able to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
  • People 75 years of age and older will be eligible for a vaccine beginning January 11, 2021.

UNC Health is following rules from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, including the order and timing of who can get a vaccine.  The vaccine is free for everyone.

This information is subject to change and was last updated on 1/7/21.

If you are able to receive a vaccine based on the current phase, follow the steps below.

As more vaccine doses become available, other groups will be able to get a vaccine. If you are not part of the group that can get a vaccine now, learn more below.

While vaccine supplies remain limited, it is important to continue following all safety guidelines, including social distancing, handwashing, and wearing a mask. This will help keep you and our community safe.

 

Currently Able to Get a Vaccine 

Vaccine supply is very limited. If you are currently eligible to receive a vaccine, you must schedule an appointment to receive a vaccine. You may not get a vaccine without an appointment. No identification is required. Walk-ins are not accepted.

Schedule an appointment online or call 984-215-5485.

To schedule an appointment at Caldwell Health, UNC Health Southeastern, Onslow Memorial Hospital, or Pardee UNC Health, please following the steps below:

Caldwell UNC Health

  • Please check back for more information.
 

UNC Health Southeastern

  • Individuals ages 75 and older who are residents of Robeson County and/or established patients of UNC Health Southeastern may call (910) 671-5395 to schedule appointments to receive their vaccination at the Southeastern COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic located at 2901 N. Elm Street, Lumberton, beginning Wednesday, January 6 at 8:30 am. The clinic will be open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 

Onslow Memorial Hospital

  • Please check back for more information.
 

Pardee UNC Health Care

  • Please check back for more information.
 

We know many people are eager to get a vaccine, and we are excited about this important step in returning to many of the things we have all been unable to do during the pandemic. However, at this time, there are a limited number of vaccine appointments available. This is due to the supply of vaccines that are currently available to us. We are working closely with the state to get as many vaccine doses as we can. If there are no appointment slots available, you may be asked to try again. We appreciate your patience while we manage limited supplies.

Please visit covid19.ncdhhs.gov/findyourspot or call 1-877-490-6642 to find other vaccination providers and get more information.

 

Not Able to Get the Vaccine Yet 

Eventually, everyone who wants a vaccine will be able to receive one. Find out when you will be eligible here.

If you have additional questions, call your physicians’ office or visit the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services website. Be sure to continue wearing a mask, washing your hands, and social distancing to protect yourself while you wait for a vaccine.

This information was last updated on 1/14/21 and is subject to change.

Who is Eligible?

Currently the following groups are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine:

  • Health care workers with in-person patient contact
  • Long-term care staff and residents—people in skilled nursing facilities, adult care homes and continuing care retirement communities
  • Anyone 65 years or older, regardless of health status or living situation
Eventually, everyone who wants a vaccine will be able to receive one. Find out when you will be eligible here.

UNC Health is following rules from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, including the order and timing of who can get a vaccine. There will be no charge to patients for receiving a COVID-19 vaccine.  

While vaccine supplies remain limited, it is important to continue following all safety guidelines, including social distancing, hand washing, and wearing a mask. This will help keep you and our community safe. 

Schedule Your Vaccine Appointment 

Vaccine supply is very limited. If you are  currently eligible, you must schedule an appointment to receive a vaccine. Walk-ins are not accepted.

Please be aware that appointments will become available at clinics across the UNC Health system throughout North Carolina. If you are eligible, you may make an appointment at any clinic location, but please pay special attention to the city/location and be aware it may not be close to where you live.

The vaccine is free to all patients (you will not be charged) but if you’re insured please bring your insurance card to your appointment. You do not need to bring a photo ID.

For more information, please see Your Vaccination Appointment: What You Need to Know

If you are experiencing issues scheduling online, please call (984)-215-5485 (Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm). Please expect longer than normal times. For faster scheduling, please schedule online.

We know many people are eager to get a vaccine, and we are excited about this important step in returning to many of the things we have all been unable to do during the pandemic. However, at this time, there are a limited number of vaccine appointments available. This is due to the supply of vaccines that are currently available to us. We are working closely with the state to get as many vaccine doses as we can. If there are no appointment slots available, you may be asked to try again. We appreciate your patience while we manage limited supplies.

For locations that do not offer online scheduling, or for specific location information, please see below:

Caldwell UNC Health

  • Please call (828) 757-6487 to schedule your appointment.
 

UNC Health Southeastern

  • Individuals ages 65 and older who are residents of Robeson County and/or established patients of UNC Health Southeastern may call (910) 671-5395 to schedule an appointment.
  • Vaccinations will be administered at the Southeastern COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic located at 2901 N. Elm Street, Lumberton, beginning Wednesday, January 6 at 8:30 am. The clinic will be open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 

Onslow Memorial Hospital

 

Pardee UNC Health Care

  • Please call (828) 694-8222 or 694-VACC to schedule your appointment.
 

Please visit covid19.ncdhhs.gov/findyourspot or call 1-877-490-6642 to find other vaccination providers and get more information.  

If you have additional questions, call your physicians’ office or visit the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services website. Be sure to continue wearing a mask, washing your hands, and social distancing to protect yourself while you wait for a vaccine. 

The Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine: What You Need to Know

Details about the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for recipients and caregivers.

The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine received approval for emergency use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on December 11, 2020. The vaccine is authorized for the prevention of 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) for individuals 16 years of age and older.

The Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine: What You Need to Know

Details about the Moderna vaccine for recipients and caregivers.

The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine received approval for emergency use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on December 18, 2020. The vaccine is authorized or the prevention of 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) for individuals 18 years of age and older.