Vaccinations at the new Cook County mass vaccination site in Des Plaines, as well as other Cook County Health sites, are by appointment only. Appointments for Des Plaines will be released at 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 4 and begin tomorrow or Saturday. Appointments can be made through vaccine.cookcountyil.gov or by calling the hotline at (833) 308-1988 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday – Friday. Please be patient. We anticipate vaccine supply to increase in the coming weeks.
Cook County is currently in Phase 1b which includes individuals 65 and over and frontline essential workers.