BREAKING: Some COVID-19 appointments still available at 9:15 a.m. Feb 16

2 15 21 Portal copyOnline registration for 6,000 first-dose COVID-19 vaccinations opened up on Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 7 a.m.

Many appointments were full under an hour and a half later before 9 a.m. However, some appointments are still available later in the day at the Babies R Us facility at 2340 N. Rose Ave., Oxnard. Scroll down for later times. People can also keep checking to see if more apointments open later.

Phone registrations, by calling 805-477-7161, will begin at 8 a.m. for those with limited Internet access.

The online portal site to register for a vaccine appointment is: .

( Para registarse en espanol, vaya a: )

Those eligible to be vaccinated currently include people who live or work in Ventura County, who are 65 years old and older, residents and staff of long-term care facilities, and those working in the health care industry.

The county has received more vaccines from the state, which means appointments are now available.

There are appointments open at several Ventura County locations. However, there are no first-dose appointments available as of Feb. 16 at the Ventura County Fairgrounds.


2nd-dose appointment information 

After receiving your first dose, you will become eligible for your second dose after a waiting period of 21 days if you received the Pfizer vaccine, and 28 days if you received the Moderna vaccine. You do not need to receive your second dose on the exact date you become eligible.

You have a window of six weeks from getting your first dose to receive your second dose. Please do not schedule your second dose earlier than recommended.

Refer to your vaccination card, which will list the date you received your first dose. 

If you have not already scheduled your second dose, you will receive a message from the county of Ventura Department of Public Health via email and/or phone with further instructions.

If you received your first dose at a county of Ventura site (South Oxnard Outdoor Clinic, Goebel Adult Center, or Ventura County Fairgrounds) and have not received an email from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with instructions on how to schedule your appointment, make a second-dose appointment at the following link:

For up-to-date vaccine and testing information, visit .


For information on how to sign up, read the "how-to" article in the Ojai Valley News at:




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