COVID-19 Vaccine Information

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Welcome to the Hood County Vaccination Registration Portal, accessed through the Hood County website. The Hood County Office of Emergency Management has partnered with Texas EMS to create a vaccination plan which will allow for the vaccination of those in Phase 1A, 1B, or 1C.

Hood County is providing initial vaccinations to those most at risk of exposure to COVID-19. Individuals have been places in three groups, designated 1A, 1B, or 1C. For more details regarding these groups, please visit the DSHS website. 

Beginning Monday, March 29, 2021 all adults will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Texas.

Beginning May of 2021, the Vaccine Hub will transition to being open on Thursdays ONLY.

If you need assistance or have questions regarding the COVID-19 vaccine please email Emergency.Management@co.hood.tx.us 

1. Getting Started

  • Only certain dates are available.
    1. The vaccination hub only operates Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 8:30 AM to 4 PM.
    2. Beginning May of 2021, the vaccine hub will be open on Thursdays ONLY from 8:30 AM to 4 PM.
    3. There are a limited number of vaccine doses available.
  • The vaccine will be given at the GISD Administration Building located at 217 N Jones Street Granbury, Texas 76048.
  • There is no charge for the vaccine or administration.

2. What You Need To Know

At this time, individuals in the following Phase 1A, 1B, or 1C categories are eligible for vaccination.

  1. 1A: Workers at
    1. Hospitals                                                    6. ER/Urgent Care 
    2. Long-Term Care Facilities                          7. Pharmacies
    3. EMS 9-1-1                                                  8. First Responders
    4. Home Health                                              9. School Nurses
    5. Outpatient
  2. 1A: Long-Term Care Facility Residents
  3. 1B: Persons age 65+ or 16+ with at least one chronic medical condition, including pregnancy. This includes essential workers with at least one chronic medial condition. View a list of medical conditions at: 1B Eligibility Guidance 
    1. The Moderna vaccine can only be given to people who are 18 years or older.
    2. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine can only be given to people who are 18 years or older.
  4. 1C: Persons 50 to 64 years of age.
  5. School and Licensed Child Care Personnel: the following education and child care personnel are now eligible to be vaccinated in Texas, per the new federal directive.
    1. Those who work in pre-primary, primary, and secondary schools;
    2. Head Start and Early Head Start programs (including teachers, staff, bus drivers); and 
    3. Those who work as or for licensed child care providers; including center-based and family care providers.

Beginning Monday, March 29, 2021 all adults will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Texas.

NOTE: If you have difficulty walking or standing for extended periods of time, please indicate this when you arrive for your vaccination or email Emergency.Management@co.hood.tx.us . Accommodations will be made for you.

3. How It Works

  1. The Moderna vaccine requires two doses to develop the best protection against COVID-19.
    • You will need to get the second dose (also known as a booster dose):
    • If you receive the Moderna vaccine, you will need to wait at least 28 days after your first dose.
  2. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is a single dosevaccine that protects against COVID-19. 
    • Beginning May 6th, Johnson & Johnson will be given at the Hood County Vaccine Hub.

4. Walk-In Vaccinations

       1. Vaccine registration is now closed. Effective Tuesday, March 30th, 2021 the vaccination hub will be open as a Walk-In hub for all               adults in Texas.

       2. Complete the COVID-19 vaccination consent forms located at the top of this page. This form must be completed prior to                              being vaccinated. If you are not able to print the forms, you can complete them at the time of your appointment.

The vaccination hub will be open as a WALK-IN hub for Johnson & Johnson vaccines on THURSDAYS ONLY

Our schedule for the month of May is as follows:

Thursday, May 6, 2021   – 8:30am to 4:00pm

Thursday, May 13, 2021 – 8:30am to 4:00pm

Thursday, May 20, 2021 – 8:30am to 4:00pm

Thursday, May 27, 2021 – 9:00am to 12:00pm


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