Archived COVID-19 Vaccine page

  Archived COVID-19 Vaccine information from Island Health, the BCCDC and Government of British Columbia


Exceptions to Vaccination Requirements for Visitors in LTC and Seniors AL Care Settings
New: October 29, 2021


Hospitalized Patient COVID-19 Vaccination Procedure
New: October 19, 2021


COVID Vaccine Confidence FAQs
Updated: November 10, 2021


3 Steps To Getting The COVID-19 Vaccine
New: April 13, 2021

IH.gif COVID-19 Post-Immunization Symptom Screener
New: April 9, 2021
IH.gif ImmsBC Vaccination Clinic — Clinician Scripts 
New: April 6, 2021

Weekly Update about Island Health's COVID-19 Vaccination Program
Updated: May 5, 2021

IH.gif Vaccine Distribution by Priority Population
IH.gif COVID-19 vaccine orders for physicians/NPs caring for residents in LTC: A Message from Dr. Margaret Manville
New: December 31, 2020
IH.gif Long Term Care Facilities Providers now eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccine and plans for future distribution
New: December 31, 2020
IH.gif COVID-19 immunization effort starts Dec. 22 | A message from Dr. Richard Stanwick
New: December 21, 2020



AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine: What you should know

New: March 1, 2021 


Vaccine Safety for Youth: 5 things to know for 12-17 year olds
New: November 10, 2021

CDC Guidelines for Request for Exemption
New: October 8, 2021

BC Vaccine Card Poster
New: September 15, 2021

CDC Why your 2nd dose is important
Updated: August 27, 2021
CDC mRNA Vaccine Effectiveness (VE): 1st Dose
New: June 30, 2021

Immunosuppressive Therapies and Timing with COVID-19 Vaccination
New: July 22, 2021


Choosing which vaccine to get for your 2nd dose

Second dose considerations
Updated on: June 29, 2021

CDC Adverse Events Following Immunization
Updated: May 21, 2021
CDC COVID-19 Vaccination Information Children Aged 12-17
Updated: September 7, 2021

COVID-19 Information for Health Professionals in Cancer Care
Updated: April 26, 2021


Guidance and Information on COVID-19 Vaccines for Providers

Click on the tab labelled Special Patient Populations inc. those who are clinically Extremely Vulnerable. 

CDC Public health statement on deferral of second dose COVID-19 vaccine in BC
Updated: March 3, 2021

Dashboard (mobile and most browsers)

Dashboard (Internet Explorer users)

New: January 19, 2021


BCCDC COVID-19 Immunization Program Question and Answer Document for Health Care Professionals
New: January 25, 2021


BCGov COVID- 19 Vaccines for Persons with ARD
Updated: March 1, 2022

Vaccines and treatments for COVID-19: Vaccine rollout