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Posted on: July 1, 2022

This week’s COVID-19 public vaccination opportunities: July 5 - 8

COVID-19 News

Getting vaccinated remains the best way to protect yourself against COVID-19. In a continued effort to help give everyone opportunities to get vaccinated, the Health Department will offer multiple opportunities to get vaccinated against COVID-19 for the week of July 5 – July 8.    

  

Individuals who receive a primary (first or second) dose or first booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at a Health Department clinic will receive a $50 gift card while supplies last. Second booster doses are available for immunocompromised individuals 12 and up or anyone age 50 and over at least four months after a first booster dose. Gift card incentives are not available for a second booster dose.   

 

The Pfizer/BioNTech is currently the only COVID-19 vaccine available for ages 5 and up and is offered at Springfield-Greene County Health clinics. Springfield-Greene County Health will not be offering the COVID-19 vaccine for ages 6 months to 4 years. 

 

Vaccination appointments are also available Monday-Friday at Westside Public Health Center (660 S. Scenic Ave.) from 1-4:30 p.m. To schedule, visit vaccine417.com or call the COVID-19 Call Center at 417-874-1211.     

 

Tuesday, July 5

  • Library Center – 4653 S. Campbell Ave., from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Moderna (18+), Pfizer (5+) offered.  

 

Wednesday, July 6

  • Midtown Carnegie Library – 397 E. Central St., from 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Moderna (18+), Pfizer (5+) offered.   

 

Thursday, July 7

  • Library Station – 2535 N. Kansas Expy., from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Moderna (18+), Pfizer (5+) offered.   

 

Friday, July 8  

  • City Utilities Transit Center– 211 N. Main, from 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Moderna (18+), Pfizer (5+) offered.   

  

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

Springfield-Greene County Health Department   

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