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Posted on: April 28, 2023

This week’s COVID-19 public vaccination opportunities: May 1-6

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Springfield-Greene County Health encourages everyone to consider getting vaccinated against COVID-19. A weekly schedule for COVID-19 vaccination opportunities in Greene County for May 1-6 can be found below. Vaccination against COVID-19 can help prevent severe illness and hospitalization. If you have any questions about COVID-19 vaccination, please visit vaccine417.com or call 417-874-1211.  

Individuals who are eligible for and receive a COVID-19 vaccine will receive a $50 gift card while supplies last at Health department clinics. A valid photo ID must be presented to receive the gift card. Gift cards are only available while supplies last and less than 50 remain as of April 28.

Springfield-Greene County Health offers Pfizer for those 5 years and older; Moderna for those 6 years and older; and Novavax (all doses) for those 12 years and older.  All doses of the mRNA COVID-19 vaccines, the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines, available will be the updated bivalent vaccine.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) authorized a second booster shot of the updated COVID-19 vaccine for adults 65 years and older or those with weakened immunity. This additional booster shot can be received four months after receiving the first updated booster for most eligible adults, with immunocompromised adults able to receive it after two months.

Monday, May 1

  • Westside Public Health Center – 660 S. Scenic Ave., from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.  Closed 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. for lunch. 

Wednesday, May 3

  • Springfield-Greene County Health on Chestnut – 227 E. Chestnut Expy., from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., Pfizer 5+ and Moderna 6+ offered.
  • City Utilities Transit Center – 211 N. Main Ave., from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., Pfizer 5+ and Moderna 6+ offered.

Thursday, May 4

  • Westside Public Health Center – 660 S. Scenic Ave., from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.  Closed 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. for lunch.

Friday, May 5

  • Westside Public Health Center – 660 S. Scenic Ave., from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.  Closed 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. for lunch. 

Saturday, May 6

  • Library Center – 4653 S. Campbell Ave., from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., Pfizer 5+ and Moderna 6+ offered.
  • Brentwood Library – 2214 S. Brentwood Ave., from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., Pfizer 5+ and Moderna 6+ offered.

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