Now that Chicago has a mandatory vaccine ordinance, you can add your digital vaccine records to your iPhone or Android phone as opposed to a photo of your vaccination record. Establishments can then scan a QR code to access your vaccine status:
You may need to register first in the Illinois Vax Portal if you didn’t receive a QR code from CVS, Walgreens, etc.,
You may have an issue logging in if you have a credit alert or freeze. The state verifies your identity through Experian. If you run into that problem, the state recommends you head here for help: https://dph.illinois.gov/vaxverify.
Additional information can be found here.