Upcoming Vaccine Clinics

The Wellness Collaborative in partnership with Jasper Drugs will offer vaccine clinics 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, Oct. 14 and 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Nov. 2 at the Broyles Center at the Big Canoe Chapel. Everyone must bring photo identification, Medicare (red, white & blue cards) and insurance (if applicable). Among the available vaccinations:

COVID-19 boosters (Pfizer; and, pending approval, Moderna) – must wait at least 6 months since last Pfizer vaccination (and, when approved, 8 months since last Moderna vaccination); individuals 65 and older and individuals 18 and older with underlying medical conditions are among those eligible. Must bring proof of previous COVID-19 vaccinations. No pre-registration required.
Flu Shots – regular and high-dosage (for over 65); No pre-registration required
Shingles – Shingrix vaccine – given in two doses, six months apart. Pre-registration required so adequate vaccines are available. Please send email to bigcanoewc@gmail.com.

Pickens Urgent Care & Primary Care will be offering the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccine as well as the third booster vaccine for Pfizer. The drive-through vaccines are available at the Pickens County Chamber of Commerce, 500 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Jasper, Ga 30143. The first shot will be offered Friday, Oct. 8 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the second shot will be available Friday, Nov. 5 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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