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Posted on: December 30, 2022

This week’s COVID-19 public vaccination opportunities: Jan. 3-7

COVID-19 News

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 Jan. 2 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.  

Additionally, flu vaccines will be available at some COVID-19 clinics hosted by the Health Department to those 19 and older who are uninsured or underinsured while supplies allow. Getting both your flu and COVID-19 vaccine in or around the same time is considered safe. 

Springfield-Greene County Health offices, including Westside Public Health Center, will be closed on Monday, Jan. 2. 

Individuals who receive a primary (first or second) dose of the COVID-19 vaccine or their first booster shot at a Health Department clinic will receive a $50 gift card while supplies last.

Thursday, January 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. 
  • Strafford Library –101 S. State Hwy 125, Strafford, from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Moderna 6+ offered. Flu vaccine offered as supplies allow. 
  • Brentwood Library – 2214 S. Brentwood Blvd., from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Moderna 6+ offered. Flu vaccine offered as supplies allow.

Friday, January 6

  • 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, January 7

  • Park Central Library – 128 Park Central Sq., from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  Moderna 6+ offered. Flu vaccine offered as supplies allow. 
  • Library Station – 2535 N. Kansas Expy., from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Moderna 6+ offered. Flu vaccine offered as supplies allow.

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