CONCORD, N.H. (CBS) – More than 35,000 New Hampshire residents signed up for COVID vaccines on Wednesday as people 30 and older became eligible.
“Today’s expansion of eligibility to individuals 30 and older was another massive success,” Gov. Chris Sununu said, adding that on average users completed the process online in less than 15 minutes.READ MORE: Steamship Authority Website Running Again After Being Hit With Ransomware Last Week
On Monday, residents 40 and older became eligible to make vaccine appointments. Starting Friday, anyone 16 and older can sign up, though residents 16-17 years old can only receive the Pfizer vaccine.READ MORE: Family & Friends Of Fallen Worcester Police Officer Manny Familia Organize Softball Tournament In His Honor
Sununu said 51,000 people over 40 have signed up since Monday.MORE NEWS: Jerry Remy 'Resting Comfortably' At Hospital After 'Experiencing Shortness Of Breath' During Red Sox Telecast Friday
Visit Vaccines.nh.gov to find out when you’re eligible and to book an appointment or call the hotline at 211.