Publix now opening COVID-19 vaccination appointments to Osceola residents


Publix is now opening appointments to administer the Moderna COVID19 vaccine to eligible individuals in Osceola County. 

“With the addition of doses provided by the federal government, we are able to offer more Florida residents the opportunity to be vaccinated,” said Publix CEO Todd Jones. “It is our privilege to serve during this time as we all work together to reduce the impact of the coronavirus in the state of Florida.”


In accordance with the state’s guidelines, vaccinations are currently being provided to individuals ages 65 and older.


Vaccinations are provided by appointment only, while supplies last, through the online reservation system at Appointments cannot be made by calling Publix or the Publix Pharmacy. The system will be open on three days for appointment times as follows:

Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 7 a.m. for appointments on Friday, Feb. 12, Saturday, Feb. 13, and Sunday, Feb. 14.

•Friday, Feb. 12, at 7 a.m. for appointments on Monday, Feb. 15, and Tuesday, Feb. 16.

•Monday, Feb. 15, at 7 a.m. for Wednesday, Feb. 17, and Thursday, Feb. 18

 Costs and insurance

Vaccinations are provided to eligible individuals, by appointment only, while supplies last, and at no cost to the individual. Customers with health insurance will need to bring their insurance card to their scheduled appointment. Medicare members should bring their red, white and blue Medicare Part B card. Customers without health insurance will need to provide their driver’s license or Social Security number.