Carthage to host COVID vaccine clinic March 2-3, residents must register

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CARTHAGE, Mo. – Missouri residents can register now for a mass vaccination clinic to take place in Carthage, Missouri on March 2 and 3, 2021.

The Jasper County Health Department is partnering with Missouri National Guard to provide the vaccines.

Dates and Times:

  • Tuesday March 2, 2021 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday March 3, 2021 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Location:

  • Fairview Christian Church, 2320 Grand Ave. Carthage, MO.
    • This clinic will be indoors.

How to Register:

  • To get registered for this event go to www.mostopscovid.com, click on “register now” and follow the onscreen instructions. After you register you will get an email to schedule an appointment. Make sure you are scheduling for a mass vaccination in Jasper County.

Eligibility:

  • You must be eligible under the currently open phases in Missouri to get an email for scheduling.
  • You must be scheduling for your first dose of the vaccine. No second dose appointments are available at this event.

If you do not have internet, please call the Missouri state COVID hotline at 877-435-8411. The Jasper County Health Dept. will not be able to schedule an appointment for you. You must register with the Missouri Vaccine Navigator (https://covidvaccine.mo.gov/navigator/) or call the Missouri state COVID hotline at 877-435-8411.

If you are over the age of 65 and need assistance with this process you may reach out to the Area Agency on Aging by calling 417-781-7562.

Preparing for your appointment:

  • Bring a photo ID
  • Bring your patient ID. This number will be provided to you when you register at https://covidvaccine.mo.gov/navigator/
  • Arrive no more than 10 minutes prior to your appointment time.
  • Wear a short sleeve shirt.

Following your vaccination, you will be asked to wait at the site for a 15-minute monitoring period.

Learn more about vaccinations in Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma here: http://koamnewsnow.com/vaccine