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Register now for Oct. 8 & 9 Pfizer vaccine clinic at Centennial Hall

October 4, 2021 – News

Nearly 1,400 people received a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine booster or general vaccine at the October 1 & 2 Centennial Hall clinic. Registration is open now for another Pfizer clinic this Friday and Saturday, October 8 & 9 at Centennial Hall on juneau.org/vaccine or 586-6000. The Pfizer vaccine is available to anyone ages 12 and up, and the booster is available to qualifying individuals. Given current levels of demand, the October 8 & 9 clinic is the last planned clinic until eligibility expands, either for the booster or the general Pfizer vaccine.

Individuals that qualify for a booster shot are those who received the Pfizer vaccine more than 6 months ago and are:

  • Age 65+
  • Residents and staff in long-term care settings
  • Age 18+ and have underlying medical conditions, including asthma, diabetes, substance use disorder, being overweight, being a current or former smoker, etc.
  • Age 18+ and work in high-risk settings, like
    • first responders (healthcare workers, firefighters, police, congregate care staff)
    • education staff (teachers, support staff, daycare workers)
    • food and agriculture workers
    • manufacturing workers
    • corrections workers
    • U.S. Postal Service workers
    • public transit workers
    • grocery store workers

If you fall into one of these groups, register at juneau.org/vaccine or call 586-6000 to receive a booster shot this Friday or Saturday, October 8 & 9 at Centennial Hall. Bring your COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card to the clinic. Flu shots will also be available to individuals at the clinic who wish to get one during the same visit.

The Centennial Hall clinic is organized by the Alaska Division of Public Health, Bartlett Regional Hospital, and the City and Borough of Juneau.

For more information, called CBJ’s COVID-19 Hotline 586-6000 or email [email protected].