Online portal to book COVID-19 vaccine appointment in Ontario to launch March 15 | CBC News
An online portal for booking appointments for COVID-19 vaccines in Ontario is set to launch on March 15, the head of the province’s immunization task force said Wednesday.
Retired general Rick Hillier provided an update on Ontario’s rollout plan this morning at Queen’s Park.
The announcement comes as members of the public in both Alberta and Quebec will be able to start booking appointments this week.
Hillier said the delay in launching Ontario’s version is because the focus until that point will be on populations that don’t require an appointment, such as patient-facing health-care workers and essential caregivers for long-term care residents.
“I would have liked to have it earlier, quite frankly,” Hillier told reporters, adding that health authorities are working “furiously”…