COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ)
Columbia Boone County Public Health and Human Services will host a COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Saturday at their office at 1005 W. Worley St.
Individuals can take any dose in a series, including boosters. Anyone 6 months of age or older is eligible for Pfizer, and anyone 18 years of age or older is eligible for Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson.
People will need it too book an appointment with Health and Human Services before getting a shot on Saturday, however, ID and health insurance will not be required.
The department will also extend its hours for Wednesdays in August for COVID-19 vaccinations from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m.
Residents can reserve those times here.
This comes as Boone County remains in the medium or “yellow” community level for COVID-19.
However, the state still remains in the red for new cases. According to the latest dataMissouri has reported over 12,000 new cases.
However, this number is down 13% compared to last week.
836 new hospital admissions were also reported in the latest data, up 2% two percent from a week earlier.
Deaths also took a big hit, rising by 44% with 78 new deaths reported.
Tuesday, MU Health limited supplies of the Novavax Covid-19 vaccine are scheduled to be made available by appointment only to those 18 and over who have not already received a vaccine.
A special vaccination clinic will be held from 5:15 to 7:15 pm at South Providence Medical Park.
People can call (573) 771-CARE to make appointments there.