The state will move to Phase 3 and 4 of Kansas’ COVID-19 vaccination plan
March 22 New phases.pdf
The state will move to Phase 3 and 4 of Kansas’ COVID-19 vaccination plan on March 22, 2021. With this move, individuals between ages 16 and 64 with a preexisting medical condition and other non-healthcare workers in critical infrastructure will be eligible for vaccination.
Kansans now eligible to be vaccinated include:
- Those aged 16 through 64 with conditions that increase the risk for severe illness from COVID-19, including:
o Down Syndrome;
o Certain heart?conditions;
o Type 1 & 2 diabetes;
o Cystic fibrosis;
o Liver disease;
o Neurological conditions like dementia;
o And other medical risks.
• And other non-health care workers in critical infrastructure who cannot work remotely, including:
o Agricultural and food workers not included in previous phases;
o Workers performing in-person activities indoors;
o Utility workers;
o Social service and government workers not included in previous phases;
o Logistics workers, such as truck transportation workers and couriers;
o Water and wastewater workers;
o Shelter, housing, and finance workers;
o And information technology and communication workers.