Registration for Williamson County COVID-19 vaccines now open

Registration for Williamson County COVID-19 vaccines opened Jan. 19. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Registration for Williamson County COVID-19 vaccines opened Jan. 19. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Registration for Williamson County COVID-19 vaccines opened Jan. 19. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Eligible individuals interested in receiving a COVID-19 vaccine can now register on the Family Hospital Systems website, according to a Jan. 19 news release.

Williamson County, in partnership with the FHS, will receive 6,000 vaccines to be given to those who qualify for Phase 1B. The vaccination sites plan to open at noon on Jan. 20, but that is dependent on the arrival of the vaccines, county officials said.

One vaccination hub will be held at Sun City Ballroom, 2 Texas Drive, Georgetown. Vaccinations will be supplied while they last.

An appointment is required to receive a vaccine. Anyone can register for a vaccine, and they do not need to be a Sun City or Georgetown resident, officials said.

Those looking to register for the Sun City location can click here. Residents who need assistance getting registered are urged to call 833-984-3747.


In addition, the FHS will be vaccinating people from their waitlist at a drive-thru site at the Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex, 10211 W. Parmer Lane, Austin. One must be on the FHS wait list in order to be contacted for an appointment at that site. Drive-up appointments will not be accepted. Registration for the FHS waitlist is available here.

Phase 1B includes people 65 years of age and older, and people 16 years of age and older with at least one chronic medical condition that puts them at increased risk for severe illness from the virus that causes COVID-19.
By Ali Linan
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.


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