Mercy Hospital offering walk-in COVID vaccines today


JOPLIN, Mo. – Mercy Hospital Joplin announced Wednesday it has enough supply to accommodate COVID-19 vaccine walk-ins.

People can get a shot at the hospital from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. These are first-dose Pfizer vaccinations only.

The state of Missouri also recently lifted the residency requirement, meaning even those who live in neighboring states can schedule a COVID-19 vaccine appointment at, or get one by walk-in.