BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Maryland Department of Health announced Wednesday that a COVID-19 mass vaccination site will open at the Baltimore Convention Center Field Hospital on Friday.

The BCCFH vaccination site will be open by appointment Monday through Saturday.

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Saturday vaccinations begin on February 13, officials said.


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Vaccination is by appointment only, and no walk-ins will be permitted. Marylanders can register for an appointment at the BCCFH vaccination site online at

Officials said due to a high volume of requests and limited vaccine supply, wait times between submitting a request form and receiving an invitation to schedule could be significant.

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