SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – The Coastal Well being District is now scheduling appointments for particular Pfizer vaccine clinics at 7 well being division places. Pfizer is the one COVID-19 vaccine presently approved for people as younger as 12 years of age.
“A number of of our clinics sometimes supply Moderna vaccine for anybody 18 and older, however we wish to ensure our youthful residents have the chance for vaccination, too,” stated Paige Lightsey, Immunization Coordinator for the Coastal Well being District.
“That’s why we’re providing particular Pfizer clinics, so everybody 12 and older can have entry to the vaccine.” The Pfizer clinics will likely be supplied in Bryan, Camden, Effingham, Liberty, Lengthy, and McIntosh Counties. Glynn and Chatham Counties already supply Pfizer throughout regular clinic hours.
These particular Pfizer clinics are usually not restricted to teenagers; adults who want to obtain Pfizer can even schedule appointments. There isn’t a price for the vaccine. Appointments are most well-liked and could be scheduled on-line here or by calling 912-230-5506. Stroll-ins are welcome, however topic to vaccine availability on the time of the clinic.
“Now is a good time to get your baby vaccinated,” stated Lightsey. “By beginning the two-dose vaccine collection now, your baby will likely be absolutely vaccinated and guarded when college begins within the fall.”
Pfizer vaccine requires two doses. You’ll be scheduled on your second dose of vaccine three weeks after receiving your first dose on the clinic.