This registry is only for those healthcare professionals identified in the Order issued by Acting Commissioner On December 7, 2020, link to order:
- Dental hygienists, provided they have training to administer dental anesthesia
- Advanced emergency medical technicians
- Emergency medical technicians, provided they have previously completed the Department of Public Health (DPH) approved intramuscular epinephrine administration training
This authorization limits such person to providing vaccination under the auspices of a COVID-19 vaccine provider which is enrolled in the federal COVID-19 Vaccination Program through the Department.
Other classes of healthcare professionals are already approved to administer vaccinations, including physicians, physician assistants, APRNs, registered nurses and licensed practical nurses.