Healthcare worker vaccination in San Francisco

Where to get your COVID-19 vaccine in SF. Healthcare workers and caregivers are eligible if they live or work in SF.

Vaccination is now available for all healthcare workers (HCWs) and caregivers. See CDPH allocation guidelines.

There are different ways to access the vaccine, depending on your workplace.

Hospitals

Vaccination is provided by your employer. 

Contact your employer for specifics.

Nursing and elderly care facilities

These facilities include:

  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Long-term care facilities 
  • Assisted living facilities
  • Residential care facilities for the elderly  

Vaccination is provided on-site at work by the Federal Pharmacy Partnership with Walgreens and CVS, or through alternate arrangements made by your employer.

Contact your employer for specifics.

Paramedics and EMTs

Vaccination is provided by the San Francisco Department of Public Health.

Contact your employer for specifics.

Dialysis centers

Vaccination is provided by your employer.

Contact your employer for specifics.

Home health, home care, and in-home supportive services

Check first with your usual healthcare provider. Many have agreed to vaccinate their patients who are eligible.

If your usual healthcare provider is unable to offer the vaccine, see more information about how to access the vaccine.

If you provide home care or personal care services for someone, download this attestation form (translated form coming soon). The person you are caring for (or their signatory) needs to fill it out and sign it. Bring the completed form to your vaccination appointment. It proves you are eligible to get vaccinated.

If you work through a Regional Center, use the form provided by your Regional Center to prove you are eligible.

Outpatient healthcare and dental care facilities

You have several options:

  • For office and clinics affiliated with a hospital: Check with your hospital to see if it’s offering vaccine for affiliated outpatient healthcare workers.
  • Check with your usual healthcare provider. Many have agreed to vaccinate their patients who are healthcare workers.
  • If other options don’t work out, see more information about how to access the vaccine

Pharmacies

First, check with your employer. Chain pharmacies are receiving vaccines for their employees.

Next, check with your usual healthcare provider. Many have agreed to vaccinate their patients who are healthcare workers.

If other options don’t work out, see more information about how to access the vaccine.

All other healthcare workers

First, check with your employer to see if they are offering the vaccine.

Next, check with your usual healthcare provider. Many have agreed to vaccinate their patients who are healthcare workers.

If none of the other options work out, see more information about how to access the vaccine.

Last updated February 24, 2021