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Reminder: Clark County Health Department's Next Vaccination Clinic for Front Line Healthcare Workers Tomorrow

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 -- 10:01 AM

-The next drive-through vaccination clinic for Clark County will be tomorrow, Thursday, January 21st, located at the Owen-Withee-Curtiss Fire District, 100 Matthias Street, Curtiss, from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM for Phase 1A: healthcare workers, long-term care residents, and those who qualify under Phase 1A.

In addition, vaccines will be available for fire and police. At this time, vaccines are not available for the general public. Protocols put into place by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services requires administration to be limited to those part of Phase 1A, and the start of Phase 1B only.

Those who are eligible to attend, please do not arrive prior to 1:30pm for safety and traffic purposes.  Clark County Health Department has been allotted Moderna vaccines for this week.

Appointments are now available, as well as walk-ins (first come, first serve) for individuals eligible to receive the vaccine. Please closely watch the health department’s Facebook page. If their vaccine supply is getting low, they will post a notice.  Appointments are now available for eligible persons.

Appointments are highly recommended.  Please review the available slots. Slots are limited per time period.  Sign up for 1 quantity per person that would like to receive the vaccine.  For example, there is a van of 5 individuals. Sign up for a QTY of 5.

Please sign up for a time slot by 8:00am on the day of the drive through clinic. Those who do not sign up by 8:00am are not guaranteed a vaccine.  Those who sign up for an appointment are not guaranteed a dose if they do not meet the eligibility criteria.

As a reminder, those who are planning on receiving their second dose of a COVID-19 vaccination must receive it from the same manufacturer. Those who receive the Moderna vaccine must wait 28 days from their first vaccination before receiving a second dose, and those who receive the Pfizer vaccine must wait at least 21 days.

A second dose will be reserved for individuals receiving their COVID-19 vaccine with the CCHD on 1/21/21 at a future clinic, which is tentatively scheduled for 2/18/21.

Those who are eligible to attend will be required to provide proof of employment of affiliation (ID badge, recent paystub, etc.) and a driver’s license (if applicable), prior to receiving the vaccine.

Please follow the instructions listed online which includes 3 simple steps.  Review, complete, and print (if able) the fillable COVID-19 Administration Record.

Please consult with your medical provider if needed, prior to receiving the vaccine, for any questions you may have; review the Moderna Emergency Use Authorization Fact Sheet for Recipients; review V-Safe Information Handout; review FAQ About COVID-19 Vaccination: What Vaccine Recipients Need to Know.

Please bring the following items with you to the vaccination clinic including a driver’s license (if applicable); proof of employment or affiliation (ID badge, recent paystub, etc.), and completed COVID-19 Administration Record.

Please wear clothing that will easily allow the RN’s to administer the vaccine (t-shirt or a long sleeve that can be easily rolled to the upper arm to gain access to the deltoid muscle). You will be required to wait in your vehicle for 15 minutes post-vaccination for monitoring purposes.

EMS will be on-site and assisting with the monitoring. Expect a potential wait time. Thank you in advance for your patience. For updates on future clinics and eligibility, please visit the Clark County Website.

Feel free to contact us with questions and/or comments.