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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Health Department partners with Fire Department, Library District to offer vaccine

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The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is once again partnering with the Springfield Fire Department and Springfield-Greene County Library District for COVID-19 vaccine clinics in the coming week.

Clinics will be held at Fire Station #5 on September 7 from 3-5 p.m., Fire Station #1 on September 11, the Library Station on September 8 from 3-5 p.m. and the Library Center on September 9 from 3-5 p.m. Both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines will be available.

To date, the Health Department has hosted 35 vaccine events at Springfield fire stations and libraries across Greene County. A total of 1,381 doses have been administered at these clinics. 

As of Friday, 47.33% of Greene County residents 12 and older are fully vaccinated while 52.95% are partially vaccinated. 

The Health Department is currently offering third doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines to certain immunocompromised individuals. Qualified individuals may obtain a third dose at any clinic listed at vaccine417.com or by calling the COVID-19 Call Center at 417-874-1211.CoxHealth, Mercy Springfield and Jordan Valley Community Health Center are also offering third doses for moderately to severely immunocompromised individuals.

Below is a list of additional opportunities for individuals to receive vaccine for the week of September 6-11:

Tuesday, September 7

    Talia Apartments (SGCHD) -- 2645 W Delmar from 9 – 11 am. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+)

    South Tower (JVCHC) – 770 South Ave from 10 am – 12 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+), Moderna (ages 18+) or Johnson & Johnson (ages 18+)

    Springfield Fire Station #5 (SGCHD) – 2750 W Kearney St from 3 – 5 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+) or Moderna (ages 18+)

    Mother’s Brewing Company (JVCHC) -- 215 S Grant Ave from 4 – 6 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+), Moderna (ages 18+) or Johnson & Johnson (ages 18+)

Wednesday, September 8

    Westside Health Department (SGCHD) – 660 S. Scenic from 10 am – 2 pm.  Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+) or Moderna (ages 18+)

    Madison Tower (JVCHC) -- 421 W Madison from 10 am – 12 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+), Moderna (ages 18+) or Johnson & Johnson (ages 18+)

    The Library Station (SGCHD) -- 2535 N Kansas Expy from 3 – 5 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+) or Moderna (ages 18+)

Thursday, September 9

    Beacon Village (SGCHD) -- 3902 W Helen from 9 – 11 am. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+)

    The Library Center (SGCHD) -- 4653 S Campbell Ave from 3 – 5 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+) or Moderna (ages 18+)

Friday, September 10

    Westside Health Department (SGCHD) – 660 S. Scenic from 8 am – 12 pm.  Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+) or Moderna (ages 18+)

    Missouri Job Center (JVCHC) – 2900 E Sunshine St from 9 am – 12 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+), Moderna (ages 18+) or Johnson & Johnson (ages 18+)

    McClernon Villas (SGCHD) -- 1320 E McClernon from 3 – 5 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+)

    York Rite Masonic Lodge (SGCHD) -- 1930 W Catalpa St from 4 – 6 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+)

Saturday, September 11

    Farmers Market of the Ozarks (SGCHD) -- 2144 E Republic Rd from 10 – 12 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+) or Moderna (ages 18+)

    Asbury United Methodist Church (JVCHC) – 1500 S Campbell Ave from 10 am – 12 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+), Moderna (ages 18+) or Johnson & Johnson (ages 18+)

    Springfield Fire Station #1 (SGCHD) -- 720 E Grand St from 2 – 4 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+) or Moderna (ages 18+)

    Japanese Fall Festival (SGCHD) -- 2400 S Scenic in the pavilion area outside the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden from 2 – 4 pm. Vaccine offered: Pfizer (ages 12+) or Moderna (ages 18+)

These opportunities are in addition to the recurring vaccination clinics at Jordan Valley Community Health Center’s Tampa Clinic at 440 E. Tampa. Jordan Valley is offering walk-in vaccinations for Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson Monday – Friday from 8 am – 3 pm, with extended hours on Tuesday from 8 am – 6 pm COVID-19 vaccines are also available by appointment or walk-in through CoxHealth and Mercy Hospital Springfield.

A map and calendar of vaccination events is available at vaccine417.com. If you are not able to attend a public vaccination event or are wanting to be vaccinated in a more private setting, please call our COVID-19 Call Center at 417-874-1211 for more information. 

Although pre-registration is not required, individuals may make an appointment for a vaccine clinic at vaccine417.com. 

Organizations interested in hosting a public COVID-19 vaccination clinic should contact the Health Department’s Outreach Team at [email protected] or call (417) 874-1211 for more information.

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Inquiries from the public can be made by contacting the Health Department’s call center at (417) 874-1211 or by email at [email protected].                                       

Media may contact the Health Department PIO Team by call or text at 417-380-2556 or email at [email protected].                                        

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