Citizens in Ford County have another option for getting that COVID-19 vaccine. In addition to the availability at Gibson Area Hospital in Gibson City, the County health department in Paxton is making doses available. The health department’s Megan Reutter (Education Specialist) advises individuals to follow the department's website (fordcountyphd.org) and social media sites for updated info. Questions can be directed to the Paxton office at 217-379-9281.
Individuals can make an appointment and visit, at their convenience, either the health department or Gibson Area Hospital.