Hyde County has new phone number for COVID-19 shot appointments

If you want a COVID-19 vaccine shot, and you are 65 years of age or older, or a health care worker, you are eligible and should schedule an appointment.

To schedule an appointment at the Hyde County Health Department, there is a new phone number,  252-926-4467. Leave a message if you do not talk to someone. Please be patient while waiting for a return phone call. 

If you want an appointment on Ocracoke, please call 252-489-3622. Leave a message if you do not talk to someone. Please be patient while waiting for a return phone call.
After receiving your shot, you must continue to practice the 3 Ws – Wear a facial covering, Wait 6 feet, Wash your hands frequently. 
For 24/7 on-call services, dial 1-866-462-3821, the Coronavirus Hotline.

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