Seniors can Obtain COVID-19 Vaccine by Appointment Only Through County’s App

Posted By on January 15, 2021

Residents 65 and older are now eligible to be vaccinated against COVID-19 with an appointment through the County of Orange’s vaccine and management app. 

To register to be notified when the County’s app “Othena” has appointments available, visit

According to the County, the success of its phased, tiered vaccination plan depends on everyone being patient and allowing priority groups to be vaccinated first.  

“Overwhelming the appointment system will make it even more challenging to dispense the limited supply of vaccine currently available,” the County said in a press release.  

As the vaccine becomes more plentiful, additional appointments will become available, and eligibility will expand to other groups. To learn more about the County’s phased distribution plan, visit Information is also available by contacting the County’s COVID-19 Hotline at 714-834-2000 or via email at

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